As part of Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2019, we invited Claire Todd, our Marketing Intern to interview twin brothers about a typical day as a modern apprentice in engineering. Here’s what she found out. Jordan and Gregor Malone are both 20 years old and started studying NC Manufacturing in 2018. When they left school, Jordan and … Continue reading Double success for Apprentices
Scottish Apprenticeship Week is all about promoting the benefits of apprenticeships and the value they bring to business and the economy and recognising the crucial role they play in providing a skilled workforce now and in the future. Continuing with our look back over the last 5 years of Ayrshire College's involvement with Scottish Apprenticeship … Continue reading Apprenticeships are the Business!
Every year for Scottish Apprenticeship Week, we like to showcase Ayrshire apprentices who are at various stages of their learning, and 2017 was no exception! Here, we introduced a number of students who were at various stages of their apprenticeships. Tracy Govan - an Apprentice Fitter with GE Caledonian Ltd. Martin Frew – an apprentice Welder … Continue reading Apprenticeships Work!
We continue to celebrate the achievement of apprentices with our very own Digital Marketing Apprentice! In July 2016 Ayrshire College decided to hire a Modern Apprentice in Marketing, which was funded by the Ayrshire College Foundation. We asked Catriona Cook, our Digital Marketing Apprentice, to write a diary of her day-to-day tasks to give an insight … Continue reading A Day in the Life of a Modern Apprentice
Continuing with our look back over the last 5 years to celebrate the achievements of individual apprentices and all those who contribute to their success at Ayrshire College and beyond, Chair of Ayrshire College, Willie Mackie, shared his thoughts on the importance of Modern Apprenticeships. “Scottish Apprenticeship Week is one of the most important and inspiring … Continue reading Scottish Apprenticeship Week inspires