• 0114 260 2600
The Sheffield College



Listed below are a selection of awards and accomplishments achieved by The Sheffield College in recent years.


Disability Confident Leader

The Sheffield College has achieved the highest level of a national award scheme, demonstrating its commitment to supporting staff with a disability.

The college has been awarded the Disability Confident Leader Level 3 status by the Department of Work and Pensions. This is the highest level of the government’s Disability Confident Leader scheme and the College is believed to be the third employer in Sheffield to achieve it.

AoC Sport Awards

An inspirational Sheffield College student has been recognised in a national competition for his contribution to sport and volunteering. Tesfahun Awoke was a runner-up in the Association of Colleges (AoC) Sport Awards 2019 in the Inspirational Student Volunteer of the Year category.

Tesfahun has completed around 400 hours of volunteering at the College. He is also supporting his local community by being a mentor in the Big Brother Burngreave project.

Trainee bakers scoop ABST competition medal haul

Sheffield College baking students scooped a haul of awards in a national industry competition.

The college’s trainee bakers won nine gold, three silver and four bronze awards in the annual Alliance for Bakery Students and Trainees (ABST) 2019 competitions.

Educate North Awards

The Sheffield College was shortlisted in the Educate North Awards.

The awards celebrate, recognise and share best practice and excellence in the further and higher education sector in the North. The college was a finalist in the Employer Engagement Award category.

Curtis Packaging Centre of Excellence double first prizes

Talented graphic design students won two prestigious industry awards.

Two UAL Extended Diploma in Graphic Design students won both of the first prizes in this year’s Curtis Packaging Centre of Excellence design competition. Charlie Congreve, 17, won the packaging construction award category. Jonah Jerrison-Cater, 17, won the graphic design award category

Salon Culinaire medal wins

Sheffield College catering staff and students won a medal haul at one of the country’s largest food service and hospitality events.

Two staff and four students won two gold, one silver and three bronze medals in the Salon Culinaire in Birmingham. The annual event attracts scores of competitors from the industry as well as colleges and universities and aims to showcase the skills and talent within the sector.


Annual Alliance for Bakery Students and Trainees competition wins.

British Florist Association Industry Awards Floristry Tutor of the Year finalist

British Florist Association Industry Awards Floristry Training Provider of the Year finalist

Craft Guild of Chefs Awards, Chef Lecturer of the Year finalist

Design Museum Students Awards – double winners

Yorkshire Accountancy Awards Trainee of the Year finalist

Zest Quest Asia finalists



Health worker wins WorldSkills UK Bronze Award

College Marketing Network’s FE First Awards - Silver

WorldSkills UK floristry national finalist

UK Young Restaurant Team of the Year (Winners)

Salon Culinaire awards wins

Association of Colleges Yorkshire and Humber Student Enterprise award


Gold Level Work Experience Quality Standard

Young Pastry Chef Of The Year

Cheese Grater Inspired Award Winning Design

Degree Student Wins Coveted D&AD New Blood Award

Finn Crisp Challenge Winner

WorldSkills Selection For Health and Social Care Students

College Training Restaurant Awarded AA Rosette

Nestlé Professional Toque d’Or Finalists

Hospitality Guild Recognises Centres of Excellence

Cateys Awards

Forgotten Spaces Young Creatives Competition

Journalism Student Wins National Industry Award

Airline Masterclass Winners