News / Local In Pictures: Aberdeen Technical College by Callum Main 08/06/2017, 8:59 am 1983: Youngsters taking part in the Vocational Studies in Motor Vehicle Engineering course. Send us a story Sign up to our Daily newsletter In this week’s Aberdonian we have taken a look back through our picture archive at images of Aberdeen Technical College. 1993: Captain Stan Beckett, right, and Bill Milne, lecturer in Marine and Offshore Technology. 1978: The Loch Street extension to Aberdeen Technical College is unveiled. 1986: The first group of nursery nurses who have been trained at the college held an open day. 1983: Youngsters taking part in the Vocational Studies in Motor Vehicle Engineering course. 1964: Aberdeen Technical College entrance in the Gallowate. 1975: Apprentices who won the national Vehicle Trades Apprentice Competition in Glasgow. 1986: Student bricklayers Derek Watt and Angus Ewen. 1990: Getting set to put the finish touches on a cake with icing. 1988: Hairdressing student Lynn Dyce gets to grips with dad Albert’s locks. 1989: Art lecturer Mrs Pat Watson demonstrates printing to the first group of adults on a caring for the carers course. Aberdeen Technical College Engineering 1983-09-06 (C)AJL<br />Used EE 05.10.1983<br />Hard at work studying for the Scottish Certificate in Vocational Studies in Motor Vehicle Engineering, these youngsters joined the new course run by the Aberdeen Technical College. 1989: Beauty therapists, from left, Wendy Durrant, Fiona Bakewell and Lesa Muir work on Norman Esslemont. Aberdeen Technical College Fishing 1983-05-19 (C)AJL<br />Used EE 19.05.1983, Used EE 25.11.2008<br />Lecturer Jim Duncan (fourth left) with trainee deckhands, back: Norman Cordiner and Mike Lamb on the steering platform and (front, left to right): John Manson, David Adams, Danny Ajay, John McPhee, William Malcolm and Keith Clark. 1987: Captain David Finlayson, head of the college’s maritime studies, in the Aberdeen Pioneer, a new ballast control simulator rig. 1987: Bridge of Don oil company secretary Angela Caird pumping iron on the first health and fitness course.