Peter Barker Scholarship For BCC Students

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The name Peter Barker will live on through a scholarship set up in his name by his brother Dr. Nigel Barker. Yesterday, two culinary arts students of the Barbados Community College’s Hospitality Institute (BCCHI) were each awarded the Peter Barker Memorial Scholarship, worth BDS $2,500 each, to continue their studies. Pedrina Haynes, who is pursuing an Associate Degree in Culinary …

BCC’s Graduation Ceremony Saturday, Nov. 3

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The Barbados Community College will hold its 45th Graduation Ceremony under the theme: 50 Years of Community: Transforming a Nation, on Saturday, November 3, at the Garfield Sobers Sports Complex, Wildey, St. Michael, beginning at 5:00 p.m. A total of 1,074 graduands are eligible to be conferred with nine Post Graduate Diplomas; 74 Bachelor Degrees; 59 Post Associate Diplomas; 808 …

Deadline Extended For BCC Course

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The Barbados Community College’s (BCC) Industry Services Unit advises members of the public that the deadline for applications for the certificate course Real Estate Sales has been extended. Applications will now close on Friday, September 14, and classes will start on Tuesday, September 18. For more information, interested persons are asked to visit the College’s website; contact the Industry Services …

Registration For BCC Cores & Electives

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Students of the Barbados Community College (BCC) are advised that registration for cores and electives will take place at the College from Monday, September 10, to Wednesday, September 12, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. each day. See also: READ MORE Florals In Bloom At Hotel Pommarine anemptytextlline READ MORE Peter Barker Scholarship For BCC Student… anemptytextlline READ MORE BCC’s …

BCC Extends Deadline For Certificate Course

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The Barbados Community College’s Industry Services Unit has extended the deadline for applications for the certificate course in Introduction to Occupational Safety and Health. Applications will now close on Friday, June 29 and classes will start on Wednesday, July 4. For more information, persons may visit the College’s website or contact the Industry Services Unit at 426-2858, ext. 5296 or the …

BCC Orientation For Students Studying Overseas

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The Barbados Community College invites all persons who will be attending university or college overseas for the 2018-2019 academic year to attend its Pre-Departure Orientation 2018. This event will be held on Friday, June 22, in the Counselling & Placement Centre at the Barbados Community College, ‘Eyrie’, Howell’s Cross Road, St. Michael beginning at 9:30 a.m. Sessions cover topics such as Socio-cultural Adjustments, …

BCC’s Portfolio 2018 Now On

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The Barbados Community College’s (BCC) Portfolio 2018 continues tomorrow, Wednesday, April 25, with the Music Portfolio themed: Mode of the Night, at the Frank Collymore Hall, beginning at 8:00 p.m. Presented by the BCC’s Division of Fine Arts, Portfolio showcases students’ exhibitions and performances from the Division’s Associate Degree and Degree programmes. Final year students of 2018, from the Associate …

BCC’s Industry Services Unit Offering Courses

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The Barbados Community College’s Industry Services Unit is offering two certificate courses from Monday, May 14. The programmes are Introduction to Occupational Safety and Health and Introduction to QuickBooks. Registration closes on Friday, May 4. Application forms may be collected from the Office of Student Affairs, the  Registrar’s Office, or downloaded from the BCC website. For more information, persons may …

BCC Looking Towards The Next 50 Years

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On the cusp of celebrating 50 years of providing tertiary education in Barbados, the Barbados Community College (BCC) is fixing its gaze on the global higher education marketplace. In fact, if Chairman of the Board of Management, Stephen Broome, has his way, the College could become a “second country provider” of higher educational services and programmes to countries in the …

More Males Needed At BCC

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Seventy per cent of the 1,019 students who graduated from the Barbados Community College (BCC) last Saturday evening were females, compared to 30 per cent of males. And, while expressing his concern over the gender disparity, Minister of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Ronald Jones, challenged management at the College to come up with creative ways to attract more males …