Exciting Opportunities for young people
School or college is not the only option. Adult Education offer a variety of courses throughout Cornwall to young learners aged 16-18. This may be extended up to 24 if they have an Educational Health Care Plan working with our partners.
We specialise in English and maths, from the basics to GCSE. If you're unsure of your level call us for a FREE skills check on 0300 1231 117.
Apply online for free English or maths coursesMost courses up to Level 3 are free.
The minimum age for most courses is 16 - you must be 16 on or before 31 August 2023.
Adult Education uses the Education and Skills Funding Tuition Fund to support disadvantaged learners. Find out about the 16-19 Tuition Fund.
PoS - Programme of Study
Qualifications and skills with built-in work experience. This is for young people aged 16-18, or 16-24 with an Educational Health Care Plan (EHCP). You can progress to a higher level or into work.
SI - Supported Internship
For a young person aged 16-24 with an EHCP. You can learn in the workplace and gain work experience. The goal is to progress into sustainable employment.
|Company Name, website and contact||Course||Details|
|PoS and SI.||Structured study program that includes on the job training provided by experienced job coaches.|
|PoS.||Join us for Adventure Ed!
Accredited Level 1 course in Progression. This is a great opportunity to gain a recognised qualification. This will help you further your education or an apprenticeship.
|PoS.||A 12 week personal development programme. This aims to increase confidence, motivation and skills.|
|PoS and SI.||
Are you aged 16-24 with an Education, Health and Care Plan? Would you like to Learn Your Way?
|PoS.||Dynamo Healthcare Training Academy (DHCTA). This has been set up to support young people in Cornwall. It will help to commence careers in healthcare through to apprenticeships.|
|Full time study programmes that are designed to prepare you for adulthood.|
|PoS and SI.||Offering rural, horticultural courses for the support of young people and adults with learning and, or physical disabilities. Developing personal and social skills, individual opportunities and active participation in the local community.|
|PoS.||'Moving on' - created for young people with young people. Offering an individualised alternative to college courses.|
|POS and SI.||Through one-to-one support and group work. We deliver a comprehensive package of pre and post employment support. This includes Workplace Support.|
|PoS and SI.||Gain a fantastic all round understanding of sustainable landscaping and outdoor practical skills.|
Learners can be from anywhere in the county. Assistance with transport costs and bursaries may be available.
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