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We’re really proud of the achievements of our students and staff at Borders College, and we’re delighted to share their successes with you.

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People using virtual welder

12 May 2022

Engineering & Boat Building event proves popular with visitors

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Kevin Dalgleish with colleagues

10 May 2022

Former student and prominent chef Kevin set to ‘amuse’ guests at his new restaurant

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Jessica-Ann Elder outside Newtown St Boswells site

5 May 2022

Jessica-Ann’s inspiring educational journey started right here at Borders College

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Best Workplaces generic poster

3 May 2022

Borders College awarded UK’s Best Workplaces™ recognition!

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Classroom setting

28 April 2022

BMG builds on customer relations and effective communication through the DEBI

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Electrical students and staff outside college

27 April 2022

Electrical students help implement new smoke detector legislation

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Performance indicators graphic

26 April 2022

College Performance Indicators - published April 2022

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Student working online

19 April 2022

Ecommerce & Business course a first in Scotland

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Corey Tait

15 April 2022

Good Friday and great news for sports student Corey

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People standing next to large display monitor

14 April 2022

DEBI delivers state-of-the-art CAD CAM training to Hawick engineering company

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Borders College four main campuses

12 April 2022

EIS-FELA strike action from April 2022

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Open Day flyer

12 April 2022

Join us at our next Open Days and discover why Borders College is the place for you

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Angela Cox

11 April 2022

Colleges are the key to developing sustainable behaviours

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students next to clothes bank

7 April 2022

Charitable enterprise project sees beauticians help improve children’s lives

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Students in classroom

5 April 2022

‘Day of Data’ enhances College’s commitment to developing digital skills training

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Scottish Borders

1 April 2022

Land Based Industries - Future Skills Survey

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Staff standing next to monitor

1 April 2022

Borders College Gets Globally Engaged about the ‘M’ Word

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People standing at information desk

30 March 2022

Enterprise Roadshow at Borders College

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Greg Anderson and partner Rebecca

28 March 2022

Former Catering student Greg’s Michelin Star status ‘a dream come true’

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Tilhill and Borders College staff receiving award

25 March 2022

Tilhill and College partnership helps grow new talent in forestry sector

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Team Canada Group

24 March 2022

College students heading to Toronto to become effective global citizens

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Anne Marie Sturrock

22 March 2022

Student experience is top of the agenda for new Vice Principal

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Student group photo

18 March 2022

Construction workers benefit from the new Green Skills Training opportunities

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Staff using Sencrop device

17 March 2022

Agri-tech is more than just talking about the ‘weather’!

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Students using convert equipment

17 March 2022

College students ‘CONVERT’ their skills for future construction development

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Group of students in library

14 March 2022

Digital Transformation Project sees College become a powerhouse of innovation

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Heat pump system

11 March 2022

Funding to Train New Energy Efficiency, Automotive and Wind Professionals

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People on static bikes

9 March 2022

Apprentices peddle towards future careers at DEBI ‘Bike-a-Thon’

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World Host class

9 March 2022

BMG benefits from first-class customer service training

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World Globe

8 March 2022

Who Runs the World…?

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Scottish Apprenticeship Week Graphic

7 March 2022

Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2022

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Pint pots

4 March 2022

Paint away –  for free

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Alicja Blaz in field

4 March 2022

Alicja’s delight after ‘triple win’ at National ALBAS Awards

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menopause sign

2 March 2022

Menopause Awareness Event - Let’s Talk About the ‘M’ Word

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Borders College Netherdale Campus building

2 March 2022

Are you interested in joining the Borders College Regional Board?

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Greg Steel EV pic

2 March 2022

What is it like owning an EV?

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Picture of Rory Darge outside Scottish Borders Campus

1 March 2022

Former student Rory puts in a ‘world-class performance’ against the might of France

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Cyber security event flyer

28 February 2022

College Plays its Part to Promote Cyber Security

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Picture of a 3D Map taken by drone

24 February 2022

RJT Excavations undertake New Assured Drone Training

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Picture of Angela Cox

21 February 2022

College Principal to speak at International Women’s Day virtual event

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Best Workplaces for Wellbeing badge

17 February 2022

Borders College officially named one of 250 UK’s Best Workplaces™ for Wellbeing!

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Borders Distillery staff

15 February 2022

Vital First Aid training delivered to Borders Distillery staff

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