Apprenticeships

Specialist Provider Across Hampshire

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Standalone Childcare Courses

Apprenticeship route not for you? Find out more about our standalone Childcare courses.

Childcare Traineeships

Not quite ready for an Apprenticeship? A Traineeship is the perfect pre-Apprenticeship route.

Our Delivery Partners

The Education and Skills Funding Agency award us funding for the delivery of Apprenticeships, Traineeships, and standalone sub aims. The ESFA brings together the former responsibilities of the Education Funding Agency (EFA) and Skills Funding Agency (SFA) to create a single agency accountable for funding education and skills for children, young people and adults.

The National Apprenticeships Service is part of the Education and Skills Funding Agency, and is a government agency that coordinates Apprenticeships in England, enabling young people to enter the skilled trades.

Eastleigh College is the 3rd largest college provider of Apprenticeships in England, in terms of funding. We are very fortunate to be a delivery partner for Eastleigh via our Apprenticeships, Traineeships, and AEB funding for standalone qualifications.

 

HTP Training are a training provider based on the Isle of Wight with some delivery on the mainland. We subcontract with HTP to deliver Childcare Apprenticeships here in Hampshire.

 

NCFE/CACHE are our main Awarding Body for Apprenticeships and sub aims including Functional Skills. With a wealth of experience and resources, they are the experts in vocational achievement and are our partner of choice to deliver with.

ForSkills are a part of NCFE specialising in Functional Skills. We work with ForSkills for our Initial Assessments and Diagnostics.

Nuco are our Awarding Body for Paediatric First Aid and Safeguarding Level 3, offering a huge range of support materials, high-quality training resources, and comprehensive courses.

OneFile is our e-Portfolio of choice. With it’s innovative and easy-to-use interface, learners and employers are able to have complete control over individual programmes and progress. Check out our information page on OneFile here.

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