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Our Apprenticeships

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BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, ACCOUNTANCY & HOUSING

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CONSTRUCTION, BUILDING SERVICES & MAINTENANCE

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MANUFACTURING & GAS ENGINEERING

STAFFORDSHIRE'S LARGEST INDEPENDENT TRAINING PROVIDER

We are a leading learning launchpad for quality inspirational training and opportunities. That’s because we are an award-winning social enterprise with an enabling environment whose main aim is to build better futures.

We are experts in preparing young people for work, supporting adults into employment, creating practical apprenticeships, helping organisations to upskill their workforces and enabling local areas to thrive.

Our teams provide a relaxed, supportive environment where you can learn, upskill and gain the qualifications you need.

PRE-APPRENTICESHIP COURSES FOR SCHOOL LEAVERS

We are experts in preparing young people for work and provide an inspirational learning environment for school leavers. We deliver 24-week pre-apprenticeship programmes in construction skills, business skills and digital skills to prepare school leavers for apprenticeships with local employers.

COMMERCIAL TRAINING COURSES

Boost your career skills with our range of commercial NVQ Fenestration qualifications, ACS Gas Training courses and additional water treatment courses.

Get on-site qualified in a relaxed learning environment with expert tuition and support.  

DIGITAL MARKETING 1 DAY SHORT COURSES  

Discover our Digital Marketing 1 day Short Courses, master the use of social media for business and gain insight into customer personas, social media platforms and content marketing strategies.

SUPPORTING EMPLOYERS
WITH BUSINESS GROWTH

We are the apprenticeship experts leading the local area in the delivery of qualifications and apprenticeships for young people and businesses.

Our diverse range of training, workforce development and industry experience allows us to support your business to grow.

AWARD-WINNING SERVICES THAT IMPROVE SOCIAL MOBILITY ACROSS STAFFORDSHIRE

Our award-winning OFSTED Best Practice Homeworks service provides unique work experience alongside facilities management services to maintain properties and estates whilst creating jobs for our communities.

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ARTWORKS METALWORK SCULPTURES 

For over 15 years, our Artworks department have been creating stunning architectural and sculptural metalwork around the Newcastle-under-Lyme and Stoke-on-Trent area.

Artworks have helped to produce an array of sculptures from memorials to memory gardens to support and enhance our communities.

LATEST NEWS AND BLOGS

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Business Administration Success With Ellie Moston

Congratulations to Ellie Moston 18, Marketing Assistant Apprentice for achieving a Distinction in her Business Administration Level 3 ...

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Inspiring future manufacturing apprentices at ...

Portmeirion Group PLC is consists of six global brands and the designs that underpin them. Collectively these brands have over 750 years of ...

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Apprentice Recruitment : What are the costs of ...

Hiring an apprentice gives employers the chance to train new employees and to help people find a new career. Some employers may see hiring an ...

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Make the most of your apprenticeship levy funds ...

If you are an employer that pays into the Apprenticeship Levy, you'll want to make sure that you make the most of your levy funds to recruit ...

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Why hire an apprentice?

When you're looking for ways to grow your business, taking on new employees is one of the paths that you might consider. Hiring one or more ...

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How Digital Marketing Apprenticeships Can Grow ...

Online search is growing more in popularity day by day through the use of mobiles and voice search,  and so has the need for Digital Marketing. ...

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Discover your next steps and learn about our programmes, meet the team and take a look around our training centre. Book your place to attend our next Open Event.