19 November 2014
Students at Barking & Dagenham College have been celebrating Global Enterprise Week (17-21 November) by taking part in Dragons’ Den style competitions, learning how to develop business ideas, and sharing ideas with students from across the world.
18 November 2014
Councillor Darren Rodwell, Leader of Barking and Dagenham Council, has been holding open forum sessions with students at Barking & Dagenham College and the Technical Skills Academy.
17 November 2014
A team of budding entrepreneurs from Barking & Dagenham College were awarded first prize in a national enterprise competition – the Edge Challenge – at the The Skills Show yesterday.
17 November 2014
Barking & Dagenham College is helping equip students in Burundi, one of the poorest countries in the world, by donating a theodolite and other measuring equipment to the Stand Up and Build Project, which has launched a new construction school.
14 November 2014
Barking & Dagenham College students were joined by 24 year old multimillionaire entrepreneur Jamal Edwards yesterday (Tuesday 11th November) as part of the College’s annual Excellence Awards ceremony held at The Broadway Theatre in Barking.
6 November 2014
Barking & Dagenham College has been recognised by the Worshipful Company of Plaisterers at the prestigious annual Plaisterers’ Training Awards for its students successes. The ceremony, which recognises the highest standards of achievement in training and education within the UK plastering trade, was held this week (4th November) at Plaisterers’ Hall in the City of London.
5 November 2014
Mum of three, Joanne Barrow, had her first taste of fashionista fame at the Liberty shopping centre in Romford last week as one of her designs was showcased on the catwalk.
3 November 2014
Hospitality students at Barking & Dagenham College have been making Strawberryade thanks to a partnership with the ‘Company: Movements, Deals and Drinks’ project, and are selling it in aid of charity and to help secure the continuation of the community enterprise.
30 October 2014
Over sixty public service students from Barking & Dagenham College gave up their half-term holiday this week in a bid to raise £5,000 for the Royal British Legion as part of the 2014 Poppy Appeal.
29 October 2014
Entrepreneurial students from Barking & Dagenham College are one step closer to winning an injection of cash to see their business dreams become reality, thanks to The Edge Challenge. The 8 students have secured 2 out of the 4 places available in the team competition, and 2 out of 8 places in the individual competition.
19 December 2013
Former Barking & Dagenham College performing arts student, turned Hollywood award-winning actor, Idris Elba, is playing the leading role in the new film, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom.
18 December 2013
The whole College celebrated Christmas inviting people to come along and see all the products and surprises they’ve prepared for this special event.
16 December 2013
A group of students from Barking & Dagenham College are working with Polka Dot Pantomimes to help put on the classic pantomime 'Jack and the Beanstalk' at the Broadway Theatre.
14 December 2013
The Mayor of Barking and Dagenham The Worshipfulness Hardial Singh Rai chose Barking & Dagenham College as the venue for his Christmas Party on Saturday 14 December 2013. The Mayor and 200 VIP guests enjoyed a wonderful meal prepared and served by our trainee chefs and hospitality students.
12 December 2013
Students from Barking & Dagenham College visited Parkview Care Home in Dagenham recently to put on a festive concert for residents.
10 December 2013
Fix Auto Stevenage is the latest bodyshop within the Fix Auto franchised network to announce its commitment to the AutoRaise bodyshop apprenticeship offered by Barking & Dagenham College.
6 December 2013
Last Tuesday, Barking & Dagenham College students who wanted to start a career in banking, had the opportunity to participate in an industry talk with Metro Bank and also got to meet their recruitment team who assessed them in how to succeed in the application process.
5 December 2013
Barking & Dagenham College is working with the North East London Local Pharmaceutical Committee (NELLPC) to offer 100 new pharmacy technician apprenticeships, helping to provide new employment opportunities across North East London.
4 December 2013
Lucy Shuker, Paralympic Bronze medal winner and Toby Hewson, founder and CEO of the charity JustDifferent joined students at Barking & Dagenham College today as part of the College’s events to highlight International Day of Persons with Disabilities.
3 December 2013
AutoRaise, the multi-skilled vehicle collision repair apprenticeship programme launched by Barking & Dagenham College, is extending its geographical reach thanks to an agreement with S&B Automotive Academy in Bristol.
29 December 2012
Sandra Coats, 57, from Romford has been awarded the British Empire Medal in the Queen's New Year Honours List in recognition of her outstanding contribution to Barking & Dagenham College where she works as a Catering Assistant. "Absolutely delighted, I am over the moon," said Sandra, "It is a great honour and I am very grateful to Barking & Dagenham College for nominating me. It is fantastic to know that my efforts have been recognised."
18 December 2012
A pair of young ladies who studied childcare at Barking and Dagenham College in the late 1990s are making business look like child's play.
17 December 2012
Entrepreneur and business investor Julie Meyer has brought her expertise to Barking & Dagenham College with a student master class and business breakfast seminar for local employers.
14 December 2012
This year, the Borough's Mayor, Councillor Anthony Ramsay and Mayoress Councillor Jeanne Alexander asked Barking & Dagenham College students to help decorate the float by building scale models of some of London's most iconic landmarks.
12 December 2012
Computing and ICT students from Barking & Dagenham College have been putting their computing skills to good use by helping out a charity.
10 December 2012
A group of Barking & Dagenham College students have become Santa's little helpers by creating a Grotto at the Broadway Theatre in Barking.
6 December 2012
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Barking & Dagenham College as the staff and students set up for the annual Christmas market at the Rush Green campus on Dagenham Road. The market, which is taking place from 3 -7pm on Tuesday 18th December, will be packed full of goodies and treats including home baked delights, beauty products and treatments, gifts, festive food, decorations, personalised Christmas cards and much, much more.
28 November 2012
A record number of students have graduated from Barking & Dagenham College's higher education (HE) courses at a glittering graduation ceremony.
27 November 2012
Students from Barking & Dagenham College headed to London's Excel to demonstrate their skills to school children from across London this week.
27 November 2012
Barking & Dagenham College students were out and about in Barking Town Square yesterday to help raise awareness of White Ribbon Day.
No news found.