"I was given the opportunity to go on a residential which really helped to build up my confidence."

Courses: Pre-16 (Alternative Curriculum)

This programme is designed to meet the needs of students who have not been attending school on a regular basis.

Referrals to this programme will come from a learner's school or education provider and are processed via the Pre-16 Foundation Learning Panel.

Learners choose tasters from the vocational areas offered at Palmersville Training. The programme focuses on practical learning and offers an alternative to the classroom environment. Learners are given support by experienced training staff to help them re-engage with learning.

All learners on are expected to follow an accredited programme.

Attendance
This is negotiable to meet the learner's needs.

Qualifications
Learners work towards a Vocational Qualification or equivalent in their chosen area.

Course Content
The emphasis is entirely on practical skills but there will be an amount of theory to be completed depending on the qualification undertaken.

Vocational Areas