Stock Skills Competition Showcases Specialist Skills At Bishop Burton College

Stock Skills Competition Showcases Specialist Skills At Bishop Burton College
May 28, 2024

Agriculture, Animal Management, and Equine students put on an impressive display at Bishop Burton College during the 63rd Stock Skills competition.

Stock Skills prepares students for a large country show by preparing them for a variety of tasks. Each student prepares for the event by practicing grooming and clipping skills, and ensuring the animal’s diet means it is in optimum condition. They compete in Dairy, Sheep, Goat, and Equine classes. Competing requires the development of specialist skills and knowledge that can also be transferred to the workplace. 

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Bishop Burton College Butchery Apprentice Wins National Award

Bishop Burton College Butchery Apprentice Wins National Award
March 6, 2024

Luke Hobson, butchery apprentice with Bishop Burton College was named Best Apprentice Showing Management Potential in a Manufacturing Environment at the Institute of Meat (IoM) and Worshipful Company of Butchers (WCB) Annual Prizegiving, held at Butchers Hall in London, on 29th February.

Luke, who competed against butchery apprentices from around the country, is pursuing an Advanced Butcher qualification while holding the position of Trainee Supervisor of the process hall, within the factory at Pilgrim’s UK Lamb Ltd (formerly Randall Parker Foods).

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T Level Success for Bishop Burton College Students

T Level Success for Bishop Burton College Students
August 24, 2023

Bishop Burton College is proud to announce the outstanding achievements of its T Level students as they receive their highly anticipated results this week.   

The T Level in Health saw an impressive 100% pass rate for Health, with all students earning a Merit. Similarly, in the field of Education and Early Years, all 20 students excelled, achieving a 100% pass rate. Notably, the first-year cohort of Education and Early Years and Health students all successfully passed their inaugural year.  

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Top Grades From Ofsted For Bishop Burton College

Top Grades From Ofsted For Bishop Burton College
July 6, 2023

Following a four-day ‘Enhanced’ inspection in May, Bishop Burton College was able to maintain its Good rating from Ofsted. A Good overall rating was given to the college, along with Outstanding judgements in both the Personal Development and Adult Learning Programmes categories.

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Foundations Live 2022 To Comes College Near Beverley In East Yorkshire

Foundations Live 2022 To Comes College Near Beverley In East Yorkshire
October 19, 2022

Foundations Live 2022 will take place at a college near Beverley, East Yorkshire this week. This is one of the region’s biggest construction, careers, and trade events.

Bishop Burton College in East Yorkshire will host the event on 20th October, offering contractors, subcontractors, and suppliers the chance to meet and network. There will also be over 70 exhibitors showcasing their training and employment opportunities, products, and services.

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British Eventing International Youth Champions Crowned At Bishop Burton College

British Eventing International Youth Champions Crowned At Bishop Burton College
August 11, 2022

Winners from amongst hundreds of the very best under 18 riders from across the country are celebrating following their performances at the British Eventing International Youth Championships.

The Championships which were held at Bishop Burton College, ran from Wednesday 3 August to Sunday 7 August and saw talented young athletes compete in dressage, cross country and showjumping classes.

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British Eventing International Youth Championships Opening Ceremony Success

British Eventing International Youth Championships Opening Ceremony Success
August 8, 2022

Bishop Burton College has played host to hundreds of young riders and their families for a show-stopping Opening Ceremony, to mark the start of the 2022 British Eventing International Youth Championships.  

The Youth Championships, which is being held at the college for the second year in a row, sees riders aged under 18 compete in a range of dressage, showjumping and cross country classes from Thursday 4th August to Sunday 7th August. The exclusive Opening Ceremony is a long-standing tradition and highlight of the event.  

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Celebrating Inspirational Women In Business Across The Region

Celebrating Inspirational Women In Business Across The Region
July 14, 2022

Only one month remains to nominate the inspirational women in your life for the Women of Achievement Awards, with entries closing on Sunday 31 July. 

Organised by not-for-profit networking group Women in Business Hull, the bi-annual awards celebrate the achievements of women who are setting the standard in business, blazing a trail for other women to follow in the workplace or making an outstanding contribution to the community. 

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Student Awarded Prestigious Diana Award For Volunteering Efforts

Student Awarded Prestigious Diana Award For Volunteering Efforts
July 13, 2022

Bishop Burton College student Kieran Woodall is celebrating after being awarded a Diana Award for his services as a Covid vaccination volunteer during the pandemic.

Kieran was nominated for the prestigious award after volunteering over 800 hours in support of the nationwide Covid vaccination programme. This is the most hours volunteered by an under-18 in the country.  

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Bishop Burton College Celebrates Student Success

Bishop Burton College Celebrates Student Success
July 12, 2022

Bishop Burton College hosted students, friends and family, industry partners and special guests for two celebration events to acknowledge student success at the Bishop Burton Arena.  

The annual events are an opportunity to recognise and applaud the hard work and achievements of those students completing courses this Summer.

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National Quality Standard For Careers Provision Awarded To Bishop Burton College

National Quality Standard For Careers Provision Awarded To Bishop Burton College
June 27, 2022

Bishop Burton College is pleased to announce they have been awarded the national Quality in Careers Standard for its careers education, information, advice and guidance (CEIAG) provision.

The Quality in Careers Standard is a dedicated national quality award and is strongly recommended by the Department of Education to form part of all state-funded further education colleges’ careers strategies.

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