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R.E.A.L. learner is off to college!

R.E.A.L. learner, Joel Hill, is thrilled to have been accepted onto a course at Chesterfield College.

Joel will go on to study for his Level 1 in Vehicle Transport Maintenance in September, after smashing his interview earlier this year. Joel said: “I never thought I’d be able to go to college, I was buzzing I’d been successful.”

Joel was unsure what he wanted to do after finishing at R.E.A.L. but Antonia Germany, Provision Manager, helped him choose a course he’d enjoy. Joel said: “My tutors have all listened and understood my learning difficulties, and haven’t been mad at me if I’ve made a mistake, they’ve just helped me through it.”

Antonia said she knew Joel was more than capable: “I’m honestly so, so proud of him. At one time, he really struggled with his self-confidence, but this gave him the boost he needed. I know he’s going to shine in his next chapter.”

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