About you and background
My name is Terrence Watkins, I am 30 years old and from Cefn Fforest Blackwood. I am a Plasterer by trade.
What course did you study at Coleg y Cymoedd?
I studied my P.G.C.E at the college.
What made you decide to study at Coleg y Cymoedd?
Because I already worked at the college so knew how good the teaching on this course was.
Why did you choose to study this course?
I decided to study to further my career in my trade.
What do you intend to do next?
I am hoping to continue to teach at Coleg y Cymoedd and hopefully progress.
How is the course helping you achieve your ambitions?
I am now qualified to teach which is what I have always wanted to do.
How will studying impact on your life?
Studying for my teaching qualification at the college has provided me with better career opportunities with a greater chance of progression.
Would you recommend this college and this course to others?
I would most definately recommend this course at the college, the tutors are amazing and I have really enjoyed my learning experience.
Your tutor Paul Ford said:
Terry has been an ideal student who always completed work on time and to a very good standard. The plastering department in the college as well as the students who come under Terry's tutelage are very lucky to have such a knowledgeable and experienced tradesman. As importantly perhaps, Terry is an extremely pleasant and a helpful person who forms very good relationships with both learners and staff, he will go that extra mile to encourage and support his learners so that their chances at success are maximised.