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…

Great Coates Motors turns green thanks to the GREAT Project

Local motor trade company, Great Coates Motors Ltd, is hoping to be the first organisation in the area to go completely ‘green’ with help from solar photovoltaic specialists – Wil-Lec, gas central heating experts – Mayne Gas Heating Ltd, and the Green Renewable Environment and Associated Technologies (GREAT) project, led by the Grimsby Institute Group….

The Academy Grimsby opens its doors to first cohort

The very first term of The Academy Grimsby is underway and it’s students and staff are settling into their dynamic new environment. This exciting new venture invites young people interested in gaining skills and qualifications in the Engineering & Healthcare sectors to receive specialised training alongside studying traditional GCSE.  With support from industry partners, The…

Franck Pontais demonstrates dishes for learners

Celebrity Chef and Business Professor, Franck Pontais, recently spent time with learners demonstrating some of the dishes from his best-selling and highly rated book, Terrines & Verrines. The Grimsby Institute’s Business Professors scheme invites regional, national and international businesses to join the Group to ensure that education becomes responsive to employer needs, with students gaining…