Students get real at Thomas Cook Simulation Centre

The Travel and Tourism Industry is one of the biggest employment sectors in the world – the scale of career opportunities is endless. The sector is progressing quickly and is a first choice destination for young people looking to make a start in a successful, bountiful career. At TyneMet, Level 3 Travel and Tourism students had the unique opportunity to visit the Thomas Cook Cabin Crew Training Centre, which is situated in Cheshire and is one of the largest facilities in the UK. The centre provides realistic training scenarios and tailored training programmes for the Travel and Tourism industry.

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Make a Difference, Whatever Your Age

Education shouldn’t stop when you leave school at 16, graduate from university, or enter employment, it should be valued as a continual process in which we thrive through learning and self-development. There are many ways to learn and advance your skills to develop personal or professional goals, seek out new career paths or even try out a new hobby – learning never stops, and with TyneMet’s wide range of flexible, part-time courses you can make a difference to your life, whatever your age.

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Powering the Future: Engineering Students Discover the Future at Hydro Kielder

Electrical engineering students received an enlightening insight into the workings of one of England’s largest hydroelectric power stations as they visited Kielder hydroelectric power station, which is located north of the village of Bellingham in the manmade lake of Kielder Water in Northumberland. The educational visit, led by operator RWE Innogy UK, allowed students to get up close and learn how clean energy is being generated.

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