Brooklands College | Blog http://www.brooklands.ac.uk The latest news and events from Brooklands College, Weybridge, Surrey en-gb Brooklands win award at The Big Idea 2018 Tue, 01 May 2018 14:20:08 +0000 On 26th April the Brooklands College ‘Golf Angel’ team, Saul Booth, George Stokes, Brad Harris and Arran Weeresekere, all Computing students, travelled to The Guildhall in London for the grand final of The Big Idea Challenge 2018, billed as London’s ‘premier entrepreneurship competition’.

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Computing students try their hand at cryptography Tue, 03 Apr 2018 09:07:36 +0000 Level 3 Computing students visited Surrey University to try their hand at cryptography and look at the core fundamentals of programming in Python through a range of practical activities.

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Catering students excel at Salon Culinaire 2018 Mon, 26 Mar 2018 08:37:16 +0000 Once again catering students had a brilliant day at the annual Salon Culinaire competition at Hotelympia at Excel London.

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Hair and Beauty students sweep the board at the National Hair Festival Thu, 22 Mar 2018 12:00:27 +0000 The teams produced some OUTSTANDING work and claiming from left to right - 1st, 2nd and 3rd place.

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Motorsport Engineering students take a trip to the Geneva Motor show Fri, 16 Mar 2018 16:06:48 +0000 On Thursday 8th March the Level 3 Motorsport students flew to Geneva to attend the International Motor Show, one of the biggest events in the automotive calendar.

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Golf Angel is The Big Idea Wed, 14 Mar 2018 14:00:29 +0000 The Brooklands College ‘Golf Angel’ team travelled to London for the next exciting stage of The Big Idea Challenge 2018 entrepreneurship competition.

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Brickwork Apprentice wins apprentice of the year award! Fri, 09 Mar 2018 15:52:39 +0000 What a great end for National Apprenticeship week!

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Apprenticeship Employers’ Breakfast Meeting Thu, 08 Mar 2018 12:51:41 +0000 Local Employers were invited to Brooklands College as part of #NAW2018 today to hear about the benefits of apprenticeships to organisations and individuals

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A win for Supported Learning Tue, 06 Feb 2018 16:22:52 +0000 SEND & Transition and Whitely Village have both won’ Surrey Choices - Making a Difference Awards’ for supporting work experience for young people with learning difficulties and disabilities.

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Spa and Lunch Event Wed, 31 Jan 2018 15:31:13 +0000 Brooklands College Catering students served a mouthwatering lunch at Brooks Restaurant

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Hair & Beauty Students Show Off their Creativity & Skill in Competition Tue, 30 Jan 2018 14:03:46 +0000 Hair and Beauty students displayed an outstanding level of talent in our annual hair and beauty college competition.

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Burns Night at Brooks Restaurant Thu, 25 Jan 2018 16:27:11 +0000 Brooks Restaurant celebrated Burns Night in style with a bagpiper welcoming diners as they arrived.

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Guildford Flames Ice Hockey Captains visit Brooklands College Sports Students Mon, 22 Jan 2018 11:44:35 +0000 Brennan Yadlowski and Kruise Reddick both captains with the Guildford Flames Ice Hockey team visited the Level 2 Sports students and their tutor Phil Waters today

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Spa and Lunch Event Thu, 18 Jan 2018 14:47:04 +0000 Make your reservation for the Spa and Lunch Event

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Pimlico Plumbers Visit Thu, 18 Jan 2018 10:21:12 +0000 We were delighted to welcome CEO and founder of Pimlico Plumbers, Charlie Mullins OBE who visited the Construction department last week.

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Trussell Food Trust and Eagle Radio Toy Appeals Mon, 18 Dec 2017 11:38:26 +0000 Thank you to all staff and students who supported the Trussell Food Trust and Eagle Radio Toy Appeals

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2018 Big Idea Challenge Thu, 14 Dec 2017 11:33:25 +0000 The heats for the annual Big Idea Challenge take place today at Brooklands College, organized by our own Business students.

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Ofsted inspection confirms we are Good Thu, 14 Dec 2017 11:23:02 +0000 We were delighted to receive an early Christmas present this week, when Ofsted rated us as Good.  Following an inspection over two days in November, Ofsted confirmed that the College has maintained consistency since the last inspection and is a Good provider.

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Apprentice reaches National Final Wed, 13 Dec 2017 14:38:59 +0000 Huge congratulations to carpentry student Ryan Ford, as he goes through to the national finals of the Gorilla Glue Apprentice of the Year competition.

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Success at World Skills Show Tue, 05 Dec 2017 13:22:48 +0000 WorldSkills UK is a partnership between businesses, education and Governments that accelerates young people’s careers giving them the best start in work and life.

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