Ofsted report : Grade 2

The latest Ofsted report has given PM Training a Grade 2 – GOOD for outcomes for learners, quality of teaching, learning and assessment and effectiveness of leadership and management.

Summary of key findings for learners

  • very effective training programmes improve the life chances of learners and the curriculum offer effectively meets the needs of both learners and the local community
  • progression for all learners is good
  • learners benefit from the good training, coaching and individual guidance
  • both managers and staff have high expectations for the learners
  • the promotion of English and mathematics through discrete provision in functional skills and the embedding of mathematics in vocational sessions is good
  • strategic and operational partnership working is outstanding in enabling a highly effective curriculum including real experience of work
  • governance arrangements are particularly effective in steering the direction of the provider
  • safeguarding arrangements are particularly effective
  • there is a strong ethos of equality and diversity and social inclusion throughout the organisation.