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Local organisations combatting crime and antisocial behaviour

03 April 2024

Funding has been secured for Reigate and Banstead, and Police and Crime Commissioner for Surrey Lisa Townsend, is bringing together local organisations, businesses and residents to address crime and antisocial behaviour (ASB) in the town centre and t...

New Animal Management course launching in September

21 March 2024

Here at John Ruskin College we are pleased to share the launch of a brand new course for the next academic year.Animal Management Level 1 Diploma is a new course category for JRC as well, now offering a brand new avenue of learning to potent...

Introducing New Salon, Digital and Creative Adult Programmes this Summer

21 March 2024

At Orbital South Colleges we are pleased to announce the launch of 8 new courses for the summer term across our two sites.This year we are launching a new range of Part-time courses for adults aged 19+.These courses are designed to help you p...

Digital professional qualifications available at Orbital South Colleges

13 March 2024

At Orbital South Colleges we have partnered with e-Careers to provide businesses and individuals the opportunity to study leading professional qualifications and upskilling solutions digitally.  With e-Careers having helped career starters...

OSC Hair and Beauty Students Take Paris

11 March 2024

At the beginning of March, students from East Surrey College and John Ruskin College flew to Paris for an industry demonstration from Makeup Forever at their academy in Paris.This was a fantastic experience for our students to learn more about th...

Celebrating diversity at ESC and JRC during ‘Proud 2 Be Me’ Week

08 March 2024

Here at Orbital South Colleges, we have been celebrating diversity, equality and inclusion amongst students and staff throughout ‘Proud 2 Be Me’ week across our campuses. As part of this week, we have been hosting some informative educati...

John Ruskin College hosts Paragames Festival

08 March 2024

On 8 March 2024, our Sports department at John Ruskin College hosted the Croydon Schools Partnership Panathlon Festival in the Sports Hall.Primary schools from across Croydon brought SEND learners and children to our College who may not have prev...

‘Proud to Be Me’ Week 4-8 March - Celebrating Diversity at JRC and ESC!

05 March 2024

We’re excited to celebrate ‘Proud 2 B Me’ Week here at Orbital South Colleges, a week dedicated to celebrating diversity, equality, and inclusion among students and staff. Our goal is to encourage students and staff to be their &lsq...

National Careers Week 2024

04 March 2024

Running from 4 March 2024 to 8 March 2024. National Careers Week aims to help our Students become more aware of their careers and create excitement about their future.Our Careers Team have organised a range of workshops and talks across different...

Runway Training Visit

22 February 2024

On Thursday, 01 Feb 2024 we were visited by a selection of adult learners from Runway Training, as part of a new partnership between John Ruskin College and Runway. Runway Training are a specialist provider of online Functional Skills and tr...

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