Fleming News

Promoting mental health awareness through Bell Let’s Talk

Peterborough ON – (January 26, 2015) – Staff and students at Fleming College will promote the importance of mental health awareness through the Bell Let’s Talk initiative on Wednesday, January 28. The Counselling department, along with faculty and students in the college’s community services programs, are inviting students and employees to join in the conversation Continue Reading

Pharmacy Technician program receives national accreditation

Peterborough ON – (January 22, 2015) – Fleming College’s Pharmacy Technician program was last month awarded the status of full accreditation by the Canadian Council for Accreditation of Pharmacy Programs (CCAPP). The term of the accreditation is five years, from Jan. 1, 2015 to Dec. 31, 2019. Application for national accreditation requires significant time and Continue Reading

Improving mental health support for post-secondary students

    NEWS RELEASE FROM THE OFFICE OF MPP JEFF LEAL: January 16th, 2015 Ontario is supporting a new project at Trent University that will improve student access to high-quality mental health services and help ensure that students in the Peterborough area get the right care, at the right time, in the right place.   The Continue Reading

Computer course for beginners at the Cobourg Campus

Cobourg ON – (January 20, 2015) – Computers are now a staple in staying in touch with friends and family and often the first source for finding information. Yet in our tech-savvy world beginner computer courses are hard to find. We glean our computer skills by using them at work, school, and home. But for Continue Reading

Earning college-level credits in high school

Tucked away on the first floor of St. Peter Catholic Secondary School, 20 Grade 12 students are in a hair styling/cosmetology lab practicing nail art on a Wednesday morning. Within their cosmetology course, taught by St. Peter’s Andrena Finn, the class (all female students) is taking a dual credit course on manicures, led by Julie Continue Reading

New funding and support for employer training needs

Peterborough ON – (January 8, 2015) – Fleming College is providing support for employers who want to invest in their workforce through the new Canada Ontario Job Grant. The Canada Ontario Job Grant provides direct financial support for employers to obtain training for their workforce. Any employer in Ontario that identifies a training need in Continue Reading

UOIT, Durham and Fleming colleges, and Trent University launch FastStart program

OSHAWA, ONTARIO – The University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT), in conjunction with Durham College, Fleming College and Trent University shared today that the four organizations are working with Spark Centre and the Greater Peterborough Innovation Cluster (GPIC) to launch the FastStart program (FastStart), a powerful new resource designed to help university and college Continue Reading

Fleming College officially opens the Kawartha Trades & Technology Centre

Celebrating the new class of skilled professionals Peterborough ON – (December 5, 2014) – Preparing graduates for an evolving workplace that is more often fusing trades and technology together was the driving force behind the new Kawartha Trades and Technology Centre (KTTC). And after years of planning, design and construction, the KTTC was officially opened Continue Reading

Business students can now transfer credits to any other college

(PETERBOROUGH, Nov. 28, 2014) – Ontario’s 24 colleges have signed the colleges’ first-ever provincewide agreement that grants recognition for entire previous years’ credits when a student in a business diploma program transfers to the same program at another college. The agreement, announced by Colleges Ontario and the Ontario Council on Articulation and Transfer (ONCAT), applies to Continue Reading

Wrap it Up: student art exhibition at the Haliburton Campus

Haliburton ON – (November 28, 2014) – Fleming College, Haliburton Campus is pleased to present Wrap it Up, the end-of-semester art exhibition hosted by current students in full-time diploma and certificate programs. This one-day exhibition will take place from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 13 at Fleming College’s Haliburton campus. Wrap it Continue Reading