About you and background:
Andrew Payne, 54yrs old, Pontypridd
What course did you study at Coleg y Cymoedd?
ONC then onto HNC University of Glamorgan
What made you decide to study at Coleg y Cymoedd?
Offered the correct course
Why did you choose to study this course?
Work related and to better my construction knowledge
What are the benefits of studying at Coleg y Cymoedd?
Close to my place of work and good lecturers
What do you intend to do next/what are you doing now that you have left?
I have moved onto Highways management team for MTCBC looking after the DSO construction teams and many contractors. I programme plan design and manage resources for 850k revenue budget but also 1.2millon Capital budget
How did the course helping you achieve your ambitions?
I had on hands technical skills from being a road & stone Mason for 18yrs this course helped me improve on my technical knowledge
How has studying impacted on your life?
It has given me a better career path, to reach my full potential in the construction industry, it has also given me confidence in addressing my dyslexia, which I was offered support with by the college and Uni
Would you recommend this college and this course to others?