Our courses for school leavers help prepare young people for work.

Pre-apprenticeship programmes are available in construction, business administration, customer service, IT, Sport, Football, health and social care.

We’ll work with you on key skills employers want; attendance, timekeeping, attitude and skill. View our pathway tool to find the right course for you and apply online or attend our next open day.


As the leading provider of apprenticeships across Staffordshire, we specialise in finding the right apprenticeship for you and your business. 

As a 16-19-year-old we’ll place you with the right employer to kick start your career.

As an employer, we can support you to recruit an apprentice or upskill your existing workforce in a variety of sectors.


NVQs and stand-alone qualifications

NVQs are competence-based qualifications and be taken as part of an apprenticeship or as a stand-alone qualification.

There are various NVQs available to choose, from accountancy to construction, housing to education and many more.

NVQs are a perfect way to upskill existing employees and boost your business.

Specialist short courses

Our specialist short courses provide access to certification schemes across construction including CSCS, CITB and ACS. 

Alongside this specialist management course including team leading, accountancy and IT are available to boost your skills and workforce.