Our sixth form centre in Leyland offers a wide range of A-levels and Vocational programmes. We also provide education for adult students from Basic Skills to Higher Education at our two adult centresin Euxton and Chorley. Our Chorley centre also has vocational facilities that are used by learners of all ages. Runshaw's Business Centre delivers training and development programmes and work based training to hundreds of businesses across the North West.
SJR student Mayumi Pachecho is making waves for the England U17s football team. Mayumi, whose club team is Liverpool Ladies FC has just returned from Cork, Ireland, where the 2nd Elite UEFA round washeld. The squad managed to come away with two wins over Hungary and The Netherlands but lost to the hosts, Ireland. The final round will be played in Iceland and the first game will be against two-time winners Spain.
Cardinal Newman College, situated in Preston Lancashire, is a wonderful place to study. We are a happy and distinctive Catholic Sixth Form College with a small and unique campus, which welcomesstudents of all faiths and has a unique feeling of community. We are committed to the pursuit of academic excellence and wish to develop a community in which every student reaches their potential.
RCU began its journey 21 years ago, back in 1993. At that time it was an exciting new start up providing research and market intelligence to support Further Education colleges in the North West ofEngland. Since then the company has really grown in strength and reputation working with colleges and schools nationwide, local autorities, training providers, awarding organisations and an array of governing bodies with a remit for the FE and Skills Sector.
We are proud to be one of the North West's largest providers of vocational training and further education and believe our superb faculties, experienced tutors and professional network of supportenables us to provide excellent learning opportunities for young people, adults and employers alike.
Our learners benefit from an outstanding team of teaching and industry experts and can enjoy a campus which boasts £65 million facilities; including our brand new Sports facility, Regional AutomotiveTechnology Hub and our fantastic £18.3 million Beacon Centre.
We are committed to enabling you to develop academically, spiritually and personally in your education. We are a long established academic community. Though our buildings and facilities are incrediblymodern and up-to-date, we have been educating generations of East Lancashire students since 1925. Not only that, you will become part of a world-wide Marist community, a member of an international network of schools and colleges spanning the globe.
We specialise in providing Security Operatives & Security Service Training, including Door Supervision, Security Officers, Retail Guards, and Close protection, Key Holding & Alarm Response, and CarPark Security Management Training. Lancashire College of Further Education can offer BTEC Level 2 Certificate in the Introduction to the Role of the Professional Taxi and Private Hire Driver (QCF).
Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Engineering College is an oversubscribed secondary school on the outskirts of Skelmersdale. We benefit from a continuous buildings and property improvement programmeand our students are afforded state of the art equipment in all subject areas. Our students and staff are proud to be part of our international community. We are delighted with our reputation for high standards and academic achievement but what really sets us apart is our Catholic Ethos.
With our new iSTEM (Innovation and STEM) Centre and its associated curriculum launching this September, we've declared 2015 the 'Year of STEM' (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths). Threethings are very true about STEM: (1) there are lots of vacancies, (2) for very well paid jobs (3) in which there's not enough qualified people to fill. The technology industry alone employs m.