AoC Beacon Awards - Stage 1 Beacon Standard

AoC Beacon Awards - Beacon Commended Colleges

Congratulations to those colleges who have met the 2018/19 AoC Beacon Standard and are recognised as Beacon Award commended colleges.  This year’s AoC Beacon Awards programme provides assessors the opportunity to recommend those applications that should be commended for their practice in each of the award categories, having demonstrated a high level of innovation, impact and being sustainable.

A full list of those colleges that have met the AoC Beacon Standard 2018/19 is available below with individual case studies.

 

AoC mental health and wellbeing award                               

  • Bridgend College                                                                             
  • Cardiff and Vale College                                               
  • City College Plymouth                                                   
  • East Coast College                                                                          
  • EKC Group                                                                         
  • Exeter College                                                                  
  • Glasgow Clyde College                                                  
  • Inverness College UHI                                                  
  • Lancaster & Morecambe College                                              
  • Middlesborough College                                                              
  • New College Swindon                                                    
  • Reaseheath College                                                                       
  • Weston College                                                               
  • Wigan and Leigh College                                                              
  • Yeovil College                                                                   

Effective use of technology in further education award

  • Bolton College                                                                  
  • Cardiff and Vale College                                               
  • Chesterfield College                                                                      
  • Fife College                                                                        
  • Forth Valley College                                                                       
  • Grimsby Institute of Further and Higher Education                           
  • Harlow College                                                                 
  • Havant and South Downs College                                             
  • Plumpton College                                                                           
  • Preston's College                                                                            
  • South Eastern Regional College (SERC)                                   
  • Uxbridge College                                                                             

British Council international award                                         

City & Guilds college engagement with employers award              

  • Belfast Metropolitan College                                                      
  • Bridgend College                                                                             
  • Bridgwater & Taunton College                                                   
  • Burnley College                                                                
  • City of Glasgow College                                                
  • Havering College of Further & Higher Education                
  • Hugh Baird College                                                                         
  • Isle of Wight College                                                                      
  • Riverside College                                                                             
  • South West College                                                                        
  • Weston College                                                               
  • Wiltshire College                                                                             
  • Yeovil College                                                                   

Edge Award for excellence in the practical delivery of technical and professional learning

  • Bath College                                                                      
  • Bridgwater & Taunton College                                                   
  • Dundee and Angus College                                                         
  • EKC Group                                                                         
  • Forth Valley College                                                                       
  • Grimsby Institute of Further and Higher Education                           
  • New College Durham                                                     
  • South Eastern Regional College (SERC)                                   
  • Stephenson College                                                                       
  • The Cornwall College Group                                                       
  • Wiltshire College                                                                             

Skills and Education Group Award for social mobility and widening participation

Support for students award                                                        

  • Activate Learning                                                                            
  • Barking & Dagenham College                                                     
  • Barnfield College                                                                             
  • Bury College                                                                      
  • Cambridge Regional College                                                       
  • Coleg Elidyr                                                                        
  • Harlow College                                                                 
  • Keighley College                                                                              
  • Kingston Maurward College                                                        
  • Kirklees College                                                               
  • National Star College                                                     
  • North Hertfordshire College                                                       
  • Queen Alexandra College                                                            
  • The Manchester College Group                                 
  • The Orpheus Centre                                                                      
  • Truro and Penwith                                                                          

The Careers and Enterprise Company careers education and guidance award