Catering students from Yorkshire Coast College will put their culinary skills and service to the test, with some of the UK’s biggest music stars, after winning a contract to provide hospitality for the Scarborough Open Air Theatre’s summer season. Eighteen students from the college’s Professional Cookery course will be on-hand to serve food and drinks…

YCC played host to The Corps of Royal Engineers today, as Corporal  Steyn,  Corporal Spurgeon and Sapper Reid  came  to talk to Uniformed Public Services students  about the opportunities and possibilities available in the Royal Engineers. Students learnt that joining The Corps of Royal Engineers is unique route within the Army, with all  “Sappers” being triple skilled…

Thursday 26th March, saw well over 400 students from across the region descend upon Yorkshire Coast College’s Westwood Campus as the College played host to the Cultural and Creative Matchfit finals 2015. Yorkshire Coast College were not only excited to be hosting the competition for the second year running but were also ecstatic to win…

Yorkshire Coast College Art & Design students, Molly Hartley and Sonia Podolska, design the new identity for the Scarborough Skills Village project The Scarborough Skills Village, which launched this March, is set to be a practical hands-on construction skills training facility, based onsite at Scarborough’s biggest housing development, Middle Deepdale. The brainchild of Groundwork, Scarborough…

Yorkshire Coast College Level 2 Engineering Apprentices were presented with their own toolkit by Unite the Union, in a ceremony to celebrate staff development and learning at Plaxton (Alexander Dennis Limited), the UK’s largest coach and bus builder.   Toolkits containing all the basic tools an apprentice would need in their day-to-day training were presented…

Young people and construction businesses are being given a helping hand in creating skills for the future  Groundwork in partnership with Scarborough Borough Council, Kebbell Homes and Keepmoat are creating a construction skills village to help the Borough’s young people develop industry required skills which will support them into jobs and provide businesses with support…

New Higher Education Programmes launched in Scarborough

Yorkshire Coast College is delighted to announce the launch of an exciting new range of study programmes for September 2015. The new study programmes include BTEC Diplomas in; Business, Sport and Construction, not to mention new opportunities for learners to progress even further through a range of Higher Education qualifications including HNCs in Mechanical Engineering,…

Yorkshire Coast College celebrated the outstanding achievements and dedication shown by academic and business support staff at the annual Star Awards celebration. Fifteen members of staff were presented with their trophies in front of friends, colleagues and local dignitaries including the Mayor of Scarborough Borough Council, Councillor Pat Marsburg and her Mayoress Hillary Groves. Held…