Mikey Roberts started his journey with the Reaseheath construction department back in 2009 whilst he was still a student at Ruskin High School. Initially enrolling on to our Key Stage 4 construction programme, Mikey spent one day a week at Reaseheath learning the basics of bricklaying and joinery. On completing his studies at school and […]
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Recently staff and students from our Construction and Foundation departments successfully climbed to the summit of Snowdon. Andy Gould – Construction programme leader did so carrying an impressive 19kg hod of bricks! The team, made up of 18 students and 5 staff were led by the expert guidance of their mountain leaders Simon and Jessica from Adventure Sports. […]
The construction students have completed the first of 3 disabled picnic benches for Audlem Lass and The Wheely Boat Trust. They asked us to design and build a picnic bench the both able bodied and disabled could sit at together. A special mention goes to the following students: James Lewis, apprentice joiner level 2 Alex Banks, […]
Level 2 joiners were recently asked to help with some maintenance at Tarporley CE Primary School. They were asked to help with the maintenance of two doors, the door frames and a sandstone building that is used in the school ground. The construction students were delighted to meet with Peter Howell, the site maintenance manager […]
Our Level 3 Joiners recently met up with Overwater Wheelyboat Trust, Audlem, to discuss whether they could help in the design and manufacture of some picnic benches for their disabled visitors. It was a delight to be asked and students have gladly agreed to help them. Our Stretch […]
Reaseheath College Employer Mentor, Leonard Brothers Vet Centre Ltd, recently enquired whether the construction department could help with some plastering at their vet practice. Enthusiastic to support local businesses, students were excited to investigate the job. A group of out Level 1 and Level 2 plasterers went to visit the client and see what was […]
Our construction department’s Twitter handle (@RH_Construction) recently won ‘tweet of the week’ from NAPL Online. Congratulations to chief tweeter Andy Gould – keep up the great work!
On Thursday 5th March, Construction staff and students travelled to the Excel Arena in London to visit Ecobuild 2015. The exhibition is in its 11th year of championing a greener built environment, with two large arenas with different themes running throughout them. Themes included; Championing the need for change in the way we interact with the […]
Crewe and Nantwich MP Edward Timpson built on his skills when he joined construction apprentices during lessons at Reaseheath College last week. The Minister for Children and Families visited the Nantwich college as part of National Apprenticeships Week, a celebration of the benefits that skilled apprentices bring to businesses and to the national economy by […]
Proving that builders are a hardy bunch here’s Level 2 Diploma in Joinery student Jack Connor enjoying work experience with site manager Darren Turner on a new social housing estate in Crewe. Despite the wintry weather, Jack says that spending 100 hours on site has been brilliant. The site is being developed by Wulvern in […]