News

All the latest news from NA College

Apr 30, 2020

NA College Goes Digital

For over 6 weeks, NA College have been using a variety of digital tools to ensure that learning is 'business as usual'.

Apr 16, 2020

Manufacturing begins for NHS PPE

Nissan is using its manufacturing expertise to help make protective aprons and face visors for frontline NHS workers.

Mar 19, 2020

Spire Campus Closure

NA College have made the decision to end all face-to-face teaching at our campus from 4pm on Friday 20th March.

Mar 12, 2020

Flying success at Aircraft museum

Last week, our Performing Engineering Operations apprentices visited the North East Land Sea & Air Museum in Washington.

Mar 6, 2020

Coronavirus Updates

The situation regarding the Coronavirus is constantly changing and information is being updated daily on the Government website.

Feb 24, 2020

NEAA Annual Awards 2020

On Friday, the North East Automotive Alliance celebrated their Annual Awards at the Roker Hotel in Sunderland.

Feb 19, 2020

Forklift Learner Feedback

In September, Alex McKinney completed some of our Vocational Skills programmes. This week, he emailed his tutor, Peter, to say thanks.

Feb 5, 2020

NA College celebrate 'Good' Ofsted

Governors, staff and learners are celebrating after Ofsted rated NA College “Good” with "Outstanding" aspects.

Feb 3, 2020

Digital Heritage Engineering Project

The North East’s rich engineering heritage has helped inspire our apprentices who are studying in the manufacturing and engineering industry.

Jan 28, 2020

Nissan Apprenticeships Scheme 2020

Nissan are hosting two open evenings as part of National Apprenticeship Week where you can find out more about available opportunities.

Jan 24, 2020

Nissan and Uber sign 2,000 car deal

Nissan and Uber have signed deal for 2,000 electric LEAFs to support the introduction of electric vehicles for drivers.

Jan 21, 2020

Grace’s Indian Adventure

Grace Craggs is one of our Improvement Practitioners. She visited India to teach English as a Foreign Language.

Jan 16, 2020

LMO Simulate Success

Our Lean Manufacturing Operatives (LMO) took part in a timed task in our simulated production environment.

Dec 16, 2019

Full Time! Falcons vs Jersey Reds

On Saturday 14th of December, NA College were matchday sponsors for Newcastle Falcons vs Jersey Reds.

Dec 13, 2019

Christmas at NA College

NA College's staff and learners' joined millions of people across the world in celebrating Christmas Jumper Day 2019.

Nov 17, 2019

Falcons Team Up with NA College

NA College are delighted to announce our partnership with Newcastle Falcons as an official club partner for the next two seasons.

Nov 11, 2019

Metal Poppies for Remembrance

Apprentices from all of our programmes have been working to create a Remembrance display using their hand skills.

Nov 6, 2019

Meet our new Digital Team

Introducing our new Digital Team, here to support staff and learners' with all things techy and experimental.

Oct 31, 2019

We've got a new look!

Welcome to the brand new NA College visual identity. Clean, original and fresh. We're ready for change.

Oct 10, 2019

World Mental Health Day

To raise awareness for World Mental Health Day 2019, our staff and learners took time out to have a chat and a cuppa.

Sep 23, 2019

Digital Heritage Project

Today, our partners at The Common Room of the Great North hosted a special event for some of our second year apprentices.

Aug 30, 2019

Volunteering with #CleanGreenCity

Well done to our Nissan Man Staff apprentices who have been volunteering with for Sunderland’s #CleanGreenCity.

Aug 2, 2019

Our Initiative with Sunderland BID

Minions, monsters and teacups are all helping Sunderland look brighter, thanks to an initiative between NA College and Sunderland BID.

May 16, 2019

Digital Resilience in Gambling

Three embers of staff attended a fantastic CPD session on digital resilience in gambling and social gaming to help keep our learners' safe.

Mar 21, 2019

Kobe's Boxing Fundraiser

One of apprentices, Kobe, is raising money for Cancer Research UK in a charity boxing match, read his story here.

Mar 6, 2019

National Apprenticeship Week

To celebrate National Apprenticeship Week, we asked some of apprentices to share why they choose an apprenticeship.

Feb 18, 2019

Nissan Recruitment Fair

Nissan are hosting a range of Open Days for their highly sought after apprenticeships at the Sunderland Plant.

Jan 30, 2019

Fire Up Your Career

Fire up your career with NA College's brand new Foundation Apprenticeship in partnership with NAC Outsourcing and Nissan.

Dec 20, 2018

Mission Christmas 2018

Our Foundation Apprenticeship learners helped deliver presents to Metro Radio HQ in support of Cash for Kids' Mission Christmas.

Dec 12, 2018

Former Learner Secures Employment

Kyle attended our employability course after we had delivered a presentation for army staff. He has since secured employment with NA College.

Oct 18, 2018

Champions League Trophy

Some of our Maintenance Technician apprentices were lucky enough to see the Champions League trophy last week!

Sep 19, 2018

National Apprenticeship Awards 2018

The regional winners in the National Apprenticeship Awards 2018 have been announced for the North East of England.

Sep 17, 2018

NA College Backs a Winner

NA College sponsored learner Ian Kirby’ weekend went from disaster to triumph as he won the NLR Pre Injection 600 championship.

Aug 14, 2018

Leaving to have a baby!

Our fantastic staff Lyndsey and Sara are both leaving to have their first children, good luck to you both!

Aug 14, 2018

Stream On Demand Move House

Stream has moved to the Quay West Business Village on the banks of the River Wear, adjacent to the Queen Alexandra Bridge.

Jun 23, 2018

Women in Engineering Day 2018

NA College proudly supports National Women in Engineering Day, with some fantastic female learners and staff at the college.

Jun 12, 2018

NA College Sponsors Football Team

NA College sponsors under 10 football team Eldonians with Rotunda College, with the team attending a competition in Rotterdam.

Apr 12, 2018

Kirby Racing

Ex-Sunderland University Maintenance Tech learner starts campaign in the No Limits Racing Championship with support from NA College.

Mar 20, 2018

Derek Reid's Retirement

One of our long serving tutors, Derek Reid, has now left NA College to retire. Thank you for all of your work at NA College and the NAC Group.

Mar 19, 2018

Warehousing & Storage Improvements

NA College have now invested in new signage to cordon off the Warehousing & Storage area of our shop floor to create a more realistic environment.

Aug 31, 2017

Welcome to Spire Campus

We've opened the doors to our brand new campus to give learners a resources to give you a modern and stimulating learning environment.

Current Vacancies

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