About you and background
My name is Libby A’hearne, I am now 19 years old and I'm from Aberbargoed.
Heolddu Comprehensive School
What course are you studying at Coleg y Cymoedd?
I studied level 2 Health and Social care first for one year I then continued with my education in
Health and Social Care and moved on to level 3 extended diploma which was a two-year course which I have now completed.
What made you decide to study at Coleg y Cymoedd?
This college stood out for me as it was the easiest to get too due to travel not only that, I also knew people who went to this college before me and enjoyed their experience. This college also opened many opportunities for me to go ahead with due to all the courses and support they had on offer.
Why did you choose to study this course?
Next, I intend to continue with my full-time job in a nursing home whilst applying to universities.
How is the course helping you achieve your ambitions?
The course has given me all the knowledge and information needed to pursue a career in the care sector.
How will studying impact on your life?
Studying for me helped keep my mind on the go by learning different topics, studying at college also gave me a structure.
Would you recommend this college and this course to others?
Yes, although at times it may have been challenging it was definitely worth the experience and qualifications.