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Northern Regional College in partnership with SkillbuildNI held a successful intercampus competition this week where 45 top trainees from across its campuses competed in the areas of Brickwork, Carpentry, Joinery, Electrical Installation and Plumbing Pipework. The Skillbuild competition, run by CITB NI, is held annually each spring and is the largest multi-trade competition in the UK for young students and apprentices with the top local construction apprentices competing to win coveted titles in a various range of trades. The winners of the intercampus competition will progress to the Northern Ireland regional finals and may then go on to represent Northern Ireland in the Skills Show UK and potentially at WorldSkills.

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Focused on fundraising

Thursday
5th January 2017

As the result of the College running its annual ‘Wear it Pink’ Day in the autumn, a cheque for £1980 was recently presented to Cancer Focus NI. Thanks go to staff and students across all campuses who organised coffee mornings, cake sales, beauty sessions and lots more to raise money for the charity.

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Christmas Message

Friday
16th December 2016

Greetings for a Happy Christmas and best wishes for the new year. All campuses will be closed from 9pm on Wednesday 21 December 2016 and reopen again from 8am on Thursday 5 January 2017.

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Celebrating success!

Tuesday
13th December 2016

Today over 200 students celebrated achieving their Access and Higher Education Awards at the College’s graduation ceremony held at the Tullyglass House Hotel, Ballymena.

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On the Winning Team!

Friday
9th December 2016

David Russell, Assistant Head of Department in Engineering & Built Environment is just back from Euroskills 2016 and celebrating the success of the UK Mechatronics team who he trained and mentored in his role as UK Mechatronics Expert.

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Good Luck to our FSB Finalists

Thursday
24th November 2016

Northern Regional College is delighted to be participating in the annual Future Student of Business (FSB) Awards at Stormont Hotel, Belfast on Thursday 8 December. The Awards encourage students in Northern Ireland to be the ‘entrepreneurs of tomorrow’ are now in their thirteenth year and are organised by CollegesNI in conjunction with the Federation of Small Business.

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