Pathway to the Virtual Campus – EM3 Digital Technology Centres

Improvement of College ICT facilities to support specialisms in a digital theme

Project Description

Refurbishment of college classrooms to serve as a specialism model ICT facility for the purposes of enhancing digital skills capabilities of current and future workforce and the advancement of the higher level digital capabilities. Specialisms are: Andover College - 3D Tech/Virtual Reality Basingstoke College of Technology - Artificial Intelligence Brockenhurst College - Digital Media Brooklands College - Gaming Guildford College - Cyber Security Farnborough College of Technology- Tech to Improve Student Experience

Key Outputs

• 106 new apprenticeships and 90 new jobs created • 3 new apprenticeship standards delivered • 5 Digital Tech Centres • 3 online learning and monitoring platforms improving the experience of over 3,000 apprentices • Improved learning experience for over 5,000 learners
Growth Deal Amount: 
£1,752,500
Total Project Cost: 
£3,505,000
Project Date: 
Sat, 09/01/2018 to Sun, 03/31/2019
Scheme Promoter: 
Sparsholt College leading consortium including Andover College, Basingstoke College of Technology, Brockenhurst College, Brooklands College, Guildford College, Farnborough College of Technology
Project Status: 
Current