of our learners would recommend us


of our learners have passed their EPA with a Merit or Distinction


of employers would recommend us


of traineeship learners have developed their careers as a result of the programme

Traineeships for 16-24 year olds

For our 16-24 pre-employment program, this is a fantastic way for younger learners to get into the world of work as well as build confidence. Being able to complete this course will give you insight into the working world and can help those who may not have achieved the grades they wanted to at school discover the best way to get started in their dream career.

What do our facilities offer?

With regards to our facilities, we have state-of-the-art SMART boards in all our classrooms to ensure the learners’ training experience is as fun and engaging as possible, as well as numerous traditional whiteboards and flipcharts.

We also have kitchen facilities for learners within each classroom, where students are able to make tea, coffee or hot chocolate for themselves during designated break times, and are offered a free breakfast before the start of each session and snacks during break time. There is also a selection of watercoolers to keep learners’ hydrated during the summer months.

Other facilities include free Wi-Fi, and laptops in each classroom for every learner, to support their learning. All classrooms are also fully air-conditioned to maximise the comfort of the learners.

Work experience

We offer students an additional 4 weeks of work experience at a workplace of their choice, to enhance and improve their understanding of the world of work, and to enrich their work-based practical skills. Work experience is a great way for you to get something onto your CV to show off to future employers and present knowledge and competency in a range of fields.

Birmingham, UK

Our training centre is located at the heart of Birmingham in Digbeth. Easily accessible via public transport services (train, bus, taxi) you can find us in Rhubarb Studios around the corner from the Custard Factory and behind The Old Crown pub.

Full address:

Rhubarb Studios
25 Heath Mill Lane
B9 4AE

0121 3395 955

Available routes

Our traineeship centre has a wide range of routes learners can access to discover their dream career

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