Updated: Thursday, September 10th 2020
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
Forgotten Spaces Young Creatives Competition
Journalism Student Wins National Industry Award
Airline Masterclass Winners