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Crowdfunder launched to boost aspirations of young people in Cornwall

March 1, 2019

Software Cornwall has launched a crowdfunding campaign to ensure the continuation of its Education Outreach Programme supporting young people into careers in Cornwall’s Tech Community.   The campaign runs from 7th February to 21st March and will only be funded if at least £15,000 is pledged.  To find out more…

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Software Developer Apprenticeship Level 4 Consultation

October 1, 2018

We are inviting local Software businesses to our Employer Consultation to share your thoughts and help us shape the new apprenticeship programme   The meeting has been scheduled for the 30 October 2018 from 1pm – 3pm  at Cornwall College Camborne in the Penhaligon Building, Room P403 (see link below…

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Cornwall Apprenticeship Awards 2018

August 29, 2018

Nominations for the fourth annual Cornwall Apprenticeship Awards have now closed and nominees have been shortlisted for the ceremony that will take place at Truro College on Friday 12 October. The Awards bring Apprentices, their families and Cornwall’s business community together for a celebration of excellence in Apprenticeship training across…

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University of Exeter Seeking Career Mentors

August 23, 2018

The University of Exeter is seeking professionals from the local business community to join their highly successful and expanding Career Mentor Scheme, a popular employability scheme which matches a current student (undergraduate or postgraduate) or graduate (up to 3 years post-graduation) with an experienced mentor for one-to-one support, sector insight…

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Get involved with the FIRST® LEGO® League

July 23, 2018

Like Coding and Lego? This may be the opportunity for you! The STEM Ambassador South West Peninsula Hub are looking for a few STEM Ambassadors (or soon to be STEM Ambassadors) who want to volunteer to support a school to enter the First Lego League (yes this does involve playing with Lego!). We are…

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Mission to Mars reflections from Team E

July 18, 2018

This post was contributed by Team E, a startup team from the 2018 Mission to Mars Work Experience program. Hi! We’re Abby McAuliffe, Laurie Harbord, Cam Loughlin and Kyle Doody. We participated in the recent Mission To Mars Work Experience (9th – 13th July), hosted at Heartlands in Pool, and loved…

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