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Leanne Welding and Fabrication Bootcamp at Truro and Penwith College

Leanne’s Story

Leanne found her path to personal and professional transformation through a Welding Bootcamp offered by the College. Her journey reflects a determination to acquire new skills and broaden her horizons after facing difficulties in her earlier educational experiences.
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Kim Bazeley ILM L5 Leadership and Management at Truro and Penwith College

Kim’s Story

Nursery Manager Kim shares her thoughts on her experience with The Leading Education and Aspiration Programme (LEAP) Higher, an innovative initiative designed to empower educational leaders and managers in the early years settings.
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Dave Success level 4 project management for business

Dave’s Story

Dave, a retired Police Officer with a non-academic background, has been inspired to embark on an incredible academic journey by the Future Skills Institute at Truro & Penwith College, that has transformed his perspective on learning, his own capabilities and has seen him gain vital functional skills and a first-class degree to further his career.
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Anna – BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing

Returning to education as a mature student to pursue to her dream of becoming an Ambulance Nurse, Anna is enjoying every minute of the journey towards her new career.
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Peter – FdSc Nursing Associate

After working as a Theatre Assistant for 15 years with RCHT Penzance, Peter was looking for a chance to develop his skills and take on a new challenge.
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Image of Donna who completed the L3 ILM Leadership and Management Award

Donna’s Story

Criminal Justice Recovery Worker Donna found herself at a crossroads in her career. She recognised the need for a solid foundation in leadership skills to continue advancing in her profession, so made the bold decision to enrol on the ILM Level 3 Award in Leadership and Management, which gave her new confidence and the ability to apply for a more senior role.
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An innovative new partnership between Truro and Penwith College and Liskeard-based internet service provider Wildanet has seen the introduction of the South West’s first Telecoms Field Operative Apprenticeship programme, which will train the digital engineers of the future.
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Tom – Network Engineer

Keen for a career change after 20 years of working in the same industry, Tom took a leap into the world of IT with an Apprenticeship in network engineering, and hasn't looked back.
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Elle’s Story

Elle has been offered permanent employment at Threemilestone-based Brooks Financial Planning Ltd thanks to excelling on her Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship at the College.
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Olivia’s Story

Olivia, an outstanding apprentice at Threemilestone-based Brooks Financial Planning Ltd, has recently accomplished a significant milestone by successfully completing her apprenticeship at Truro and Penwith College and has been offered permanent employment at Brooks.
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Brooks Financial Planning LTD

Brooks Financial Planning Ltd employs Apprentices in Business Administration and has worked in partnership with Truro and Penwith College to design a quality Apprenticeship programme that is tackling skills gaps.
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Glen’s Story

Glen undertook the ILM Level 5 award in Leadership and Management, and despite personal challenges, the support he received from the tutors enabled him to complete his training and apply his new skills in the workplace.
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