Achieving excellence

Logo matrix of College awards

As a College we have gained recognition from the following awarding bodies:

  • The Quality Assurance Agency (QAA): responsible for assessing the quality and standards of HE nationally, continues to rate the College highly
  • Association of Colleges: Beacon award for widening participation
  • Learning & Skills Improvement Service: Beacon status for high quality teaching and learning
  • Training Quality Standard: Awarded for high quality business training
  • Investors in People ‘Gold’ award: Accredited in 1998 and awarded ‘Gold’ status in 2010
  • Matrix Standard: Awarded for delivering high quality information, advice and guidance on learning and work