South Gloucestershire and Stroud College.
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SGS Filton

Student Biographies

Ian Jones  

Age : 44

Course: Level 2 City and Guilds Site Carpentry

What do you enjoy about your course?  The different aspects of the course, and how it is so varied, and covers all that is needed to know in preparation for a job outside the college.

What do you like about college? The easy going, welcoming atmosphere, and the way my tutor treats me. I feel I am getting great knowledge off the back of his experience.

What are you planning on doing after your course has finished?  Go in to full time employment in the carpentry trade.

Marie Jewiss

Age: 25

Course: EAL Plumbing and Heating Diploma 

What do you enjoy about your course?  I’ve learn’t so much in the time I have been on the course. My knowledge of plumbing is so much greater. The course has exceeded my expectations and fulfilled my requirements for the future.

What do you like about college? I was made to feel welcome right from the outset when I enrolled at the college. The environment I have learn’t in has been up to a very high standard. The staff have been very helpful and considerate, making it an enjoyable experience.

What are you planning on doing after your course has finished? I have found employment in the plumbing industry and I’m going to enrol on the NVQ to gain the remaining qualification I need to become a fully qualified plumber.