A Day in the Life of a Modern Apprentice

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

Scottish Apprenticeship Week inspires

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

A week’s work experience with Police Scotland

Campus Liaison Officer Kimberley Bradford had two of our students working alongside her last week (23-27 July) on work experience placements. Here Kimberley lets us know how they got on! What a week it’s been! Last week I was extremely busy organising lots of different work experiences and visits for Prince’s Trust students Stephanie and … Continue reading A week’s work experience with Police Scotland

What’s next for former School-College Student Euan Lobban?

As the 2017/18 school year has come to an end, many Ayrshire secondary pupils will have completed their school-college course at Ayrshire College and be thinking about what’s next. Maybe it’s a full-time course at College? We caught up with Euan Lobban, an NC Building Services student at the Ayr Campus. Euan is a great … Continue reading What’s next for former School-College Student Euan Lobban?