About you and background
My name is Carl Lewis, I am 18 years old and I’m from Treherbert.
What course did you study at Coleg y Cymoedd?
I studied the BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport.
What made you decide to study at Coleg y Cymoedd?
I wanted to join the rugby programme and wanted to try something new.
Why did you choose to study this course?
The course is perfect for getting me into university and was ideal for exactly what I wanted to learn.
What are the benefits of studying at Coleg y Cymoedd?
You get to become independent, manage your time and meet new people. The tutors are also really friendly and helpful.
What do you intend to do next?
I intend to go to Cardiff Metropolitan University and live in Cardiff.
How is the course helping you achieve your ambitions?
The course is helping me become independent and get used to the theoretical side and completing assignments. It’s also developed my rugby career.
How will studying impact on your life?
Studying at Coleg y Cymoedd will better my career options and help me fulfil my ambition of owning my own gym and travelling.
Would you recommend this college and this course to others?
Yes definitely, because it is a great opportunity to try something different and step out of your comfort zone.