College Library Receives National Award for Innovation

Trafford College Library

Each year the Council for Learning Resources in Colleges (CoLRiC) celebrates exemplary practice and innovation across Colleges and Further Education, awarding one institution with the ‘CoLRiC Innovative Practice Award (CIPA)’. This year the recipient of the 2021 Innovative Practice Award was the Trafford College Library Service for ‘LibraryLive’; an initiative that enabled the Library Services […]

College Restaurant Hosts ‘NHS Chef of the Year’ Competition

nhs chef competition

After playing host to Film crews, Celebrity Chefs and national award-winning students, Trafford College’s Aspire Restaurant recently welcomed the NHS Chef of the Year regional heats to its kitchens. In a competition set to highlight the skills of NHS catering staff, the regional heat chose Aspires kitchens as an industry standard location that would allow […]

Engineering students on track for a bright future

Two more trainee engineers have been recruited by cutting-edge railway product manufacturers, Howells Railway Products Ltd, following an excellent track record from four existing apprentices from Trafford. Engineering technology students Callum Sharman and Liam Riley are the latest apprentices to go on the books at the family-run firm in Wythenshawe, gaining the opportunity to learn […]

A Celebration of Lockdown Learning

Students across Greater Manchester have showcased their hard work and skills developed during lockdown in a video presentation released by the Greater Manchester Colleges Group (GMCG). All Further Education colleges in Greater Manchester are part of the GMCG including Stockport College, Trafford College, Bolton College, Bury College, Hopwood Hall College, Oldham College, Tameside College, The […]

The Trafford College Group Announces Merger with Cheadle and Marple College Network

I would like to take this opportunity to formally announce the merger of The Cheadle and Marple College Network with The Trafford College Group. The merger was approved by all the governors from both college groups and was completed on May 4th to create the largest education provider in the Stockport region with over 12,000 students. […]