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RNN Group Podcast

May 10, 2021

For many students, the switch from school to college is the first major change in their educational environment, and the first step into a more self-determined life.  Debbie chats with college staff and students to explore what to expect from further education and how the transition is smoother than sometimes thought.

Feb 8, 2021

Could an apprenticeship be the best learning route for you?  The RNN Group work with over 2000 apprentices and 700 employers.  In this episode Debbie discovers how modern apprenticeships work and the advantages for both the student and employer of learning on...

Sep 8, 2020

Parents have many questions about the benefits of their children studying at college and in this episode, Debbie uncovers answers to the most frequently asked questions. How do these qualifications measure up? What financial help is available? How do the Colleges safeguard the welfare of students? Specialist tutors at...

Aug 25, 2020

In this episode, Debbie finds out what life is like at college and what other activities students can get involved in, from the Students’ Union to clubs and societies.  Hear from the tutors and students themselves on how to prepare for college, and what they love about the RNN Group Colleges.

Aug 7, 2020

There are around 12,000 students at the RNN Group Colleges on various programmes such as vocational courses and apprenticeships for school leavers and adults, from foundation learning to degrees and other higher education and skills courses. In this episode, Debbie explores how best to weigh up your options.