Gas Engineering Advanced Apprenticeship (National Grid)

You’ll join our Gas Transmission Operations team at one of our gas operational sites around the country. By maintaining the pipelines, compressors or gas turbines, you’ll ensure the safe, secure and reliable operation of our gas network. You’ll also help bring about the necessary changes to enable new sources of gas to enter the UK.

Higher Apprenticeship Electrical Engineering (National Grid)

The Transmission Network Control Centre is the heart of real time operational control of electricity transmission. The network consists of 14,000km of circuit, 800 super grid transformers and 340 substations.  You’ll facilitate safe access to the Network for maintenance, construction, event response and ensuring the safety of teams in the field.

Trip to Iceland

Day 3 It’s been a wild Icelandic weather day, we had a lovely start at the Secret Lagoon, followed by Geysers, waterfalls, a volcano crater and a walk along the boundary of the tectonic plates. Tonight we are looking forward to a quiz prepared by our guide Val with prizes promised

Trip to Iceland

Day 2

We have had a fantastic day packed full of Geography – waterfalls, a glacier, basalt columns and the black sand beach plus a few snowballs. Thanks to Ed for capturing us all at the glacier on his drone and credit for last nights Northern Lights picture goes to Zac.

Intervention Y13 Geographers

For help and revision tips in preparation for the Y13
Geography PPEs please come and see Miss Patel and Mrs Cumberbatch:

Monday 27th January G1 3.30-4.45pm Hazards

Thursday 30th January G1 12.30-1.15pm Cold Environments

Monday 3rd February G1 3.30-4.45pm Water and Carbon

Thursday 6th February G1 12.30-1.15pm Changing Places


Leamington Night Shelter

Last night, Southam College students visited Leamington Night shelter. Students helped set up their Christmas meal and helped distribute items of essentials for the people visiting last night. 

Thank you to all staff and students who supported our pants and socks collection. The Night shelter and Southam Food bank really appreciated your support! 

A special thank you to Izzy, Year 12 and her mum who created a reverse advent calendar for the shelter. Also a special thank you to Ms Powell who donated a large number of coats.

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R&D Food Professional Level 6 Degree Apprenticeship Programme


Would you like to work with and learn from the biggest brands in the world, bringing your purpose to life with your work? We care as much about the sustainability of our business as we do about the success of our brands and our people. Together, we can feel good about the work we do every day.

Year 13 Biology

Year 13 were learning today about using biotechnology to produce food.
They used milk and a bacterial culture to make their own yoghurt…
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