What it’s like to be an apprentice? A year in the life of an apprentice

Are you looking for an apprenticeship? Or still undecided? In this video we followed two apprentices’ for the whole year, we saw how they changed throughout each term and how their ambitions changed. This video shows you what it’s like being an apprentice, working and studying full time.

Talk Topical Podcast

Talk Topical is our brand new podcast, featuring students and staff sharing their own opinions on a range of different topics from fast fashion and the environmental crisis we’re currently facing to the lack of diversity in films especially with the recent Bafta and Oscar nominee’s lists and why there’s a lack of women in […]

Journalist; Rhalou Allerhand gave us crucial industry advice

Rhalou Allerhand; Journalist and one of the main digital editors for NetDoctor. She oversees and writes articles on a variety of different subjects, including mental health, sexual health/sexuality, pregnancy, family and conception, along with guides for tumour examinations. On the 16th December 2019 we had the pleasure of meetingRhalou when she visited us Broadcast and […]

A University close to home

If you’ve recently moved far away from home and are struggling with your new University life, miss your old town, friends and family, you can still studying for a degree here in Bury St Edmunds. Bethanie studied at two different universities before she realised Bury St Edmunds was the place to be. You can still […]

Rugby Academy at West Suffolk College

If you’re thinking about taking the sports and exercise route, Rugby in particular is a great choice check out our video below on why our students love it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OFqpzwFPB8U&feature=youtu.be

Video: Change of Heart

Listen to Lottie’s story below on why she decided to become a Science apprentice at Treatt. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zvh2Y1x1xoI&t=3s

A Love Letter to The Access Course

Love for the Access Course I just wanted to say thank you for all your support over the last 10 months. Your support has been a real blessing to me and I really do appreciate it, without your constant support and guidance I doubt I would have completed the course. You made learning fun informative […]

What it’s like to work in a county council as a housing support team member

When I first joined Suffolk County Council I started as a Business Support Apprentice within the Housing Related Support (HRS) team. The HRS team is the referral unit for housing support within Suffolk. If individuals are homeless, or are at risk of losing their home, then we can offer support either within the place the applicant […]