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QAC Footballers take on first tournament of the season

QAC Footballers during a match

13 February 2019

QAC's Football team recently took part in their first tournament of the season! With 4 games played, the team managed 1 win, a 4-0 victory, drawing 2 and losing 1.  The team's new additions for this season were playing in their first tournament and have quickly become valuable members of the...

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QAC Star Wars club receives funding after successful Dragon's Den pitch

Star Wars Club

07 February 2019

Each year, our students get the opportunity to practice their research, communication, presentation and money skills by pitching for investment in front of 3 "Dragons" at QAC’s very own Dragon’s Den.Students have opportunity to put forward their proposals linked to Enrichment activities which support the...

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Royal Bank of Scotland Employees enjoy 'High Tea' hosted by Hospitality students

QA Cafe

01 February 2019

Earlier this week, our Hospitality students welcomed a large group of employees from the Royal Bank of Scotland to their Monday morning café where they hosted a wonderful ‘High Tea’ with delicious cakes and plenty of drinks to choose from.  The visitors thoroughly enjoyed...

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West Midlands Police Heritage Project staff visit QAC Students

QAC student trying Police riot gear

29 January 2019

Recently, as part of our Criminal Justice project, we invited police staff Corinne Brazier and Steve Rice from the West Midlands Police Heritage Project to QAC to inform our students about policing over the years; they brought in lots of police memorabilia including a police cape and shackles.  

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QAC Winter Newsletter 2018

QAC Winter Newsletter 2018

17 December 2018

QAC News, our external College newsletter, is now available to download for Winter 2018. If you require this information in an alternative format please contact us.

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QAC receives AoC Beacon Awards Commended Colleges Certificate

AoC Beacon Awards Logo

05 December 2018

We are happy to announce that we have met the 2018/19 AoC Beacon Standard and are now recognised as a Beacon Award commended college! This commendation comes as a result of the great work done by our LGBTQ+ group SPARK, providing a safe place for students who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual,...

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QAC Staff and Student Jasmine present to Barclays on #IDPD

QAC Student Jasmine presents to Barclays staff

03 December 2018

To mark today's International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD), Emma from our Rehab and Travel Training team, Sarah from Fundraising and Art & Design student Jasmine visited the Barclays offices in Birmingham City Centre to raise awareness about the work we do.

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Student Design selected for the 2018 QAC Christmas cards

QAC Christmas Card design 2018

01 December 2018

Congratulations to Rebecca, one of our very talented Art and Design  students, for having her design selected for use on the QAC Christmas cards. W e recently challenged some of our students to create a design to  be considered for use on our corporate Christ

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PFL and LEAP students host annual Christmas Fayre

Students pose for photo at Christmas Fayre

28 November 2018

Our PFL and LEAP students recently hosted their annual Christmas Fayre, open to other students, staff and parents/carers of our students! There were plenty of unique and handmade gifts, decorations and festive treats on offer, all helping to well and truly bring the Christmas spirit to...

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QAC welcomes team of employees from Tac-Grid

28 November 2018

We recently welcomed a team of employees from Tac-Grid to QAC to work with staff and students, demonstrating their new smart cane and tac-grid system! The students enjoyed an interactive session in using the cane and learning about its functions, as well as how in the near future it can help them to travel...

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QAC has helped me accept myself and grow my skills in many areas, including Art and Design. I've achieved many milestones here that I never thought possible!

Beth - 19

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Beth
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