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 24+ year olds
For our 24+ learners, we are dedicated to ensuring that everyone gets an equal opportunity in getting into work. As an older learner, we look towards those who may have had an extended amount of time away from work, to regain lost skills and catch up with new ones (such as ICT) to help make them more employable.
We also cater to older learners who may have recently faced redundancy after many years of service and are looking to regain employability skills through interview techniques and self-presentation.
We can also help those learners who may have reached an age where they feel they would like a completely different career path change and are looking for a way to break into a different sector, this is something we love to help with and aid learners discover their true passion and 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.
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.
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.
25 Heath Mill Lane