Bradford College partnership creates winning entry at the annual Super Soapbox Challenge
3rd May 2023
The annual Super Soapbox Challenge returned to Bradford this weekend. The event saw 30 teams battle it out across a 350-metre downhill course.
Bradford College welding students to benefit from new Energas partnership
19th April 2023
Bradford College has become the first education partner in the UK to launch the Energas Fabrication Excellence Student Support Scheme for its welding students within the School for Construction and Engineering.
Carpentry Skills Help Bring Historic Walled Garden Back to Life
8th August 2022
Carpentry students from Bradford College have kindly volunteered their services to help a community garden project at Yorkshire Water’s Esholt Hall site. The historic building is being renovated as a flagship Centre of Excellence for Yorkshire Water’s training academy. Bradford College students on the City & Guilds Technical Certificate in Carpentry are enhancing their skills by gaining […]
Bradford Students Represent College at Prestigious ‘Guild of Bricklayers’ Competition
8th June 2022
Construction students from across the region battled it out in an intense one-day competition to test their bricklaying skills. The Yorkshire heat of the Guild of Bricklayers competition was held on 27th May at Hull College’s construction workshop and was the first year the competition had taken place since Covid restrictions were lifted. The Guild […]
New partnership support electricians of the future
26th May 2022
Leading lighting designer and manufacturer Ansell Lighting has joined forces with Bradford College to support the building of a mock house for electrical installation students to practice on. The house, or Active Learning Area, has been built in the atrium of the leading West Yorkshire college and worked on by City & Guilds Level 1 and […]
Ofsted: Bradford College is Good!
14th January 2022
Bradford College is officially a Good college! Staff, students and partners are celebrating a highly positive report from Ofsted.
Esholt Hall redevelopment provides ‘real world experience’ for Bradford College joinery students
22nd July 2021
Yorkshire Water has joined forces with Bradford College to provide an opportunity for joinery students to gain experience working on grade II listed Esholt Hall.
Students recognised for outstanding achievement in building careers
12th July 2021
“They should all be very proud of their achievements and know they can walk into their industry with their heads held high.”
Future of green travel revealed
27th June 2021
How will we travel in the future? Bradford College’s Sustainable Transport Open Day has shown how young people are developing the skills to keep the next generation moving.