Category Archives: The College
A group of Bournville College students studying childcare were given a first-hand opportunity to visit neonatal unit at Birmingham Women’s Hospital (BWH). BWH’s charity, Tiny Babies Big Appeal, is Bournville College’s nominated charity for 2015.
Eleven student teams from across the country competed in a gastronomic challenge organised by the British Culinary Federation (BCF). The event which was held at Bournville College was the 14th Student Team Cook and Serve Challenge organised by the BCF and sponsored by 3663, Robot Coupe and supported by Contacto.
Bournville College has been recognised for its IT specialism, as the only Birmingham College to become a lead school in the Network of Teaching Excellence in Computer Science. This initiative, supported by The Department For Education, CPHC, Microsoft and Google, will enable teachers in schools to increase their knowledge and gain confidence as the government […]
Twelve students of hairdressing visited Birmingham Women’s Hospital last week to pamper new mums and mums to be in a special pre-Mother’s day treat.
Beatfreeks was formed in January 2013, before being officially incorporated as an organisation in June 2013. The Birmingham based organisation aims to pioneer new ways of engaging, empowering and developing people and spaces through a blend of arts, media, training, leadership and enterprise. The political interest levels of young people in the UK has been […]
Bournville College is the best at event management, according to a prestigious national award. The marketing team scooped a gold award for Event Management, at a glittering College Marketing Network awards ceremony in Bracknell, beating colleges across the country. The award was for the centenary celebrations last year, which saw over four hundred visitors join […]
Bournville College has appointed Michele Sutton, OBE, as interim Principal and Chief Executive. Michele’s appointment follows the retirement of Norman Cave, who left the College last month due to ill health after twelve years at the helm. She joins the College on 5th January and will remain in the role until a permanent successor is […]
Bournville College’s Principal has announced his retirement after twelve years at the helm. Norman Cave, who took up the post in 2002, has served at the College for 33 years. The College has enjoyed many successes during Norman’s leadership, including extensive curriculum expansion into areas of management and professional programmes, construction, hair and beauty and […]