Skip Main Navigation
Page Content
This event has ended

Save This Event

Event Saved

Student Welcome Evening

South Gloucestershire and Stroud College

Thursday, 8 June 2017 from 17:00 to 21:00 (BST)

Student Welcome Evening

Registration Information

Type End Quantity
Business Marketing Mix 5-7pm Ended Free  
Business Marketing Mix 7-9pm Ended Free  
Computing 5-7pm Ended Free  
Computing 7-9pm Ended Free  
Access to Higher Education 5-7pm Ended Free  
Access to Higher Education 7-9pm Ended Free  
Primary 5-7pm Ended Free  
Primary 7-9pm Ended Free  
Early Years 5-7pm Ended Free  
Early Years 7-9pm Ended Free  
Social Care - Sensory Activities 5-7pm Ended Free  
Social Care - Sensory Activities 7-9pm Ended Free  
Health Studies - First Aid 5-7pm Ended Free  
Health Studies - First Aid 7-9pm Ended Free  
Animal Care - Why Handle Animals? 5-7pm Ended Free  
Animal Care - Why Handle Animals? 7-9pm Ended Free  
Animal Care - Animals or Levis 5-7pm Ended Free  
Animal Care - Animals or Levis 7-9pm Ended Free  
Hair & Beauty - Plaiting and Twisting Hair 5-7pm Ended Free  
Hair & Beauty - Plaiting and Twisting Hair 7-9pm Ended Free  
Sport & Fitness (all sessions) 5-7pm Ended Free  
Sport & Fitness (all sessions) 7-9pm Ended Free  
Parents Info Session 5-7pm Ended Free  
Parents Info Session 7-9pm Ended Free  
Student Support Session 6.30pm Ended Free  
Introduction to Art & Design 7-7.30pm Ended Free  

Event Details

It can be daunting starting anywhere new, but our friendly staff and students will be on hand to answer any questions you have, from clubs, the student union, finances and the courses on offer. You can even take part in department activities to get to know the campus and courses a bit better.

For more information on the evening, contact the college at or give us a call on 01453 763 424 - why wait until September to be a part of SGS College?


Taster sessions on offer


Business and Computing

Business - Marketing Mix

In this session you will be taking part in an exercise where you’ll learn important concepts in marketing, and have the opportunity to try your hand at marketing some everyday items that may not be as easy as they seem.

Computing - Computer Components 

Have you ever wondered what the inside of a computer looks like? This practical session will help you learn the ins and outs and see you opening the case of a computer, learning what’s inside and then replacing the parts.



Access to Higher Education

Come along to our Access to Higher Education taster session - Access courses are specially designed for adults who have had a break from education and wish to get back into studying and learn something new.

Early Years

Create the perfect child care professional by exploring your creative side and discovering why working with young children can be the most rewarding job in the world.


Experience the fun of early literacy activities in a Primary learning environment and learn new skills and tips for teaching young children how to read and write.


Health & Social Care

Social Care - Sensory Activities 

Take part in this fun activity which will have you practice the skills needed in supporting a person with sensory loss. The session will provide you with an opportunity to exercise empathy and kindness and to learn how to effectively support people in need.

Health Studies - First Aid and Hand washing 

This short session offers a practical introduction to giving somebody first aid, and will give you the confidence needed to make a difference.


Animal Care

Why Handle Animals? 

In this session you’ll look at how and when we should handle animals, as well as taking the opportunity to meet and handle some of the animals in our own animal collection.

Animals or Levis? 

This session looks the risks posed to animals and wildlife by everyday items in modern life, and what we can do to change it.


Hair & Beauty 

Plaiting and Twisting Hair 

Meet some of the team and learn about hair and skin in our professional studios whilst having a go at decorating some nails, and using face paints and make up.


Sport and Fitness

Fitness/Health screening 

Drop by our gym for a free fitness and health screening. 


Take the weight off your shoulders with a free massage in our massage room. 

Sports Psychology 

Gain an insight into the complex but interesting world of sports psychology. 

Question time 

Got any questions about studying sports at SGS? Pop in to our classroom for a chat with Graham, one of our sports tutors here in Stroud.


Introduction to Art & Design

Our Head of Sector for Art & Design will give you an overview of what's on offer at SGS Stroud, as well as the wide range of transferable skills and practices students develop as part of our courses.


Parents Info Session

Starting at a new college can be just as daunting for parents, so drop by our Parents Info Session and hear first hand from staff and students about what makes SGS Stroud such a vibrant, exciting and inclusive place to study.


Student Support Session

In our student support session our staff are on hand to offer advice on a range of topics for students such as bursaries, counselling, transport, learning support, childcare and mentoring.

*This session runs from 6.30pm



Do you have questions about Student Welcome Evening? Contact South Gloucestershire and Stroud College

Interested in hosting your own event?

Join millions of people on Eventbrite.

Please log in or sign up

In order to purchase these tickets in installments, you'll need an Eventbrite account. Log in or sign up for a free account to continue.