Chris Millan, the UK Trade Accounts Manager for Halfords visited South West College Omagh Campus recently to reinforce support for the excellent work being done by the College’s Motor Vehicle team. Chris said; "I am genuinely shocked at the standard and quality of learning that SWC students receive, the SWC team really are leading the way in Motor Vehicle Training across the UK. The progression from Level 3 to Level 4 is really unheard of elsewhere in the UK."
Halfords has supported the College for many years by offering students a remarkable 40% discount on all tools and a 70% discount on all parts, with an additional lowest price guarantee on all parts and tools. This level of discount support enables students to get access to quality products at extremely keen prices.
Paul O’Loughlin, Lecturer at South West College said, "We are delighted that Chris has come over from England to see the College in action. The College has always had an excellent relationship with Halfords locally and this visit will further strengthen this linkage. Halfords continually offer excellent discounts to all College students which are gratefully appreciated, especially in the current economic climate." Paul was particularly delighted that during Chris’s visit he was particularly impressed with the Motor Vehicle Departments progression advancements in hybrid technology. Chris said; "The staff and students are so forward thinking; they are very savvy about the industry. The lecturing team are providing high quality students perfect for high end employment within the industry."