Exciting things are happening at South West Durham Training everyday! Keep track of the latest happenings here.
Glowing feedback from student focus groupNews Article • Added 5 Days Ago
Engineering and plumbing students have given glowing feedback in a focus group designed to further improve the learner experience.
New T-Level students hoping to establish great track recordNews Article • Added 1 Weeks Ago
Students on our new Engineering and Manufacturing T-Level are hoping they will establish a great track record with their latest project.
Engineering students press on with bench projectNews Article • Added 2 Weeks Ago
Fast learning engineering students and apprentices are making up time to build benches for a local church.
GSK apprentice shares engineering experiences with Longfield Academy studentsNews Article • Added 4 Weeks Ago
SWDT apprentice Tom Stokoe shared his experiences as a young engineer with Year 9 students at Longfield Academy at a ‘speed dating’ style careers fair yesterday.
GSK visit gives T-Level students prescription for career successNews Article • Added 5 Weeks Ago
Students on South West Durham Training’s first ever T-Level engineering programme got a taste of a potential future career during a tour of GlaxoSmithKline’s Barnard Castle facility.
Former apprentice returns to SWDT after 45 yearsNews Article • Added 7 Weeks Ago
A former apprentice at South West Durham Training has returned 45 years after he first enrolled to support the estates team across various sites.
Ten out of ten for HNC Engineering graduatesNews Article • Added 8 Weeks Ago
Ten proud SWDT higher education graduates picked up their scrolls at a graduation ceremony at Durham Cathedral.
Corks popping after distinction double for Cawingredients apprenticesNews Article • Added 15 Weeks Ago
Two newly qualified engineers are looking forward to exciting careers after they were among the first South West Durham Training apprentices to secure distinctions via the new Apprenticeship Standard.
Students praise staff, lessons and welcoming environment in annual surveyNews Article • Added 15 Weeks Ago
Students at South West Durham Training have praised friendly staff, fun interactive lessons and a welcoming and relaxed environment in the end of year exit survey.
Get well prepared for employment in engineering in a ‘calm and professional learning environment’News Article • Added 15 Weeks Ago
If you are considering enrolling at South West Durham Training you can be reassured that when you complete your course you will be well prepared for employment in engineering.
Everything you need to know about our new T LevelNews Article • Added 19 Weeks Ago
As the country's newest vocational qualification, the T Level is still not well known to many. Here we tell you everything you need to know about South West Durham Training's new Engineering and Manufacturing T Level being launched this September.
A calm and professional learning environment which meets industry needs: OfstedNews Article • Added 30 Weeks Ago
Apprentices and full-time students at South West Durham Training are well prepared for employment in a wide range of engineering roles, meeting the skills needs of local industry.
Engineering students visit Hitachi RailNews Article • Added 32 Weeks Ago
Our Level 2 Engineering students were very impressed during their tour of Hitachi Rail today (April 27).
New full-time guide publishedNews Article • Added 39 Weeks Ago
Find out about our new T Level in Maintenance, Installation and Repair for Engineering and Manufacturing starting in September in our new full-time guide.
Woodham Academy visit SWDTNews Article • Added 51 Weeks Ago
Engineering students from Woodham Academy in Newton Aycliffe have enjoyed a full day’s training at SWDT.
It was 55 years ago today...News Article • Added 51 Weeks Ago
Celebrating the 55th anniversary of SWDT
SWDT engineers graduate at Durham CathedralNews Article • Added 60 Weeks Ago
Four SWDT engineering students have graduated at a ceremony held at Durham Cathedral.
Evening EnrolmentNews Article • Added 64 Weeks Ago
SWDT evening openings for applications and enrolments 14/09/22 and 21/09/22
Engineering apprentice Libbi finds prescription for success at GSKNews Article • Added 66 Weeks Ago
Engineering apprentice Libbi Wheeler has found the prescription for success after securing an apprenticeship with global biopharma giant GSK.