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On 14th March. our Level 1 and Level 2 Hairdressing students hosted a Hair Show at the College, which culminated showing their own unique designs to both students, curriculum staff and invited friends & family. The Hair Show was the practical element of two units of our Hairdressing courses.

During the week of our College Employability sessions, our Level 3 Engineering students took part in a Crisis Management workshop led by Andy Gillman MBE, the Outreach Programme Director at UK Ministry of Defence (MoD). 

Earlier this month, our Level 3 Business Extended Diploma students successfully completed their Career Ready programme. To celebrate the completion of their career development enrichment, our students attended a ceremony at London based international law legal firm Messrs Freshfields Brickhaus Deringer Law. 

As part of Red Nose Day, on 15th March 2019, our students from the Hospitality & Catering Academy hosted cake sale to raise money for the nationwide fundraising event. 

In the fourth of our course spotlight stories, we spoke with Lance - Travel & Tourism BTEC Extended Diploma - Level 3. He shares his experiences on the course and his career plans beyond studying.

Following the success of last year’s employability week and to coincide with the National Careers and Apprenticeships Weeks the careers team at Merton College and sister college, Carshalton College will be hosting student employability events throughout March.