SWDT will be closed from 20/12/19 and will reopen 06/01/2020. We would like to wish everyone a very happy Christmas and New Year!
Full Time Guide 2020/21
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Apprentice Case Studies
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17:00 - 19:00
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South West Durham Training
Our full time guide for 2020/21 is available now! This is for courses starting in Sept 2020 in a range of areas including electrical and mechanical, fab and weld, and precision engineering.
Apprentices from Husqvarna, Inovyn ChlorVinyls Ltd, Mill Masters International and CA Group talk about how SWDT has helped them build their confidence and given them the skillet they need for a career in the engineering sector.
Our Durham Cathedral graduation video is now available to view. Students from SWDT and Bishop Auckland College graduated in June 2019 at the prestigious venue.
The Bishop of Durham congratulated nearly 100 higher education students for their success at Bishop Auckland College and SWDT's showcase graduation ceremony at Durham Cathedral last night.
Blue chip engineering and manufacturing firms joined schools and talented students and graduates at an Employers’ Fair held at South West Durham Training.