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Coronavirus Info

College Coronavirus Updates

The College remains in line with sector and public guidance regarding Covid-19. People who have symptoms of Covid-19 are being asked to follow guidance for people with Symptoms of Respiratory Infection Including Covid-19.  Effective from 22 August 2022 Covid-19 testing is no longer recommended or available for the general population.  If you are unable to attend College, please report your absence following the normal College procedures. 

Face Coverings & Social Distancing 

  • The public health advice remains that face coverings are helpful in reducing transmission and PHA has retained the wearing of face coverings in their guidance. It is the personal choice of the individual to wear a face covering or not and those that wish to do so should be encouraged by the FE Colleges. However the wearing of face masks in FE colleges is no longer a mandatory requirement; 
  • Two metre social distancing, where possible, is still encouraged. 

Additional Measures 

  • The continued use of good hand hygiene; 
  • Risk assessments and safe systems of work should be updated in line with existing HSE guidance and to reflect any guidance changes.

Should you have any queries please email marketing@nrc.ac.uk.