Sam Campbell named ECITB Regional Apprentice Technician of the Year

Eighteen-year-old Fabrication & Welding Apprentice, Sam Campbell, has been named as the Engineering Construction Industry Training Board’s (ECITB) Apprentice Technician of the Year in the ECITB’s annual awards ceremony, held in London. Sam, a former pupil at Vale of Ancholme in Brigg, currently lives in Worlaby near Scunthorpe, and trained for the first year of…

Computing learners take a byte out of WorldSkills UK competition

Four Level 3 Computing learners from the Grimsby Institute are celebrating their triumphant return from the WorldSkills UK computing competitions where they were placed 1st, 2nd & 3rd in Advanced Web Development and 2nd Place in Software Solutions for Business. The competitions are part of the international WorldSkills competitions, take place every year and learners…

Grimsby Institute Group receives UK quality mark

The Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) has commended Grimsby Institute of Further and Higher Education for the quality of information about its higher education provision and the enhancement of student learning opportunities, following a review of the Institute in February 2014. The Institute was granted foundation degree awarding powers in August 2013 by…