16-18 Young People Academy

If you’re not currently in education or employment and want to move your work or study prospects forward, we can help! Maybe you want to build up UCAS points and be assisted in applying to university, or to study a vocational programme to help you into employment. If this is the case, contact our friendly admissions team for support.

We are specialists in supporting learners who require work experience(on the job training)  or who are looking for a less traditional learning environment such as smaller learning groups and 1-1 support.


University Progression Pathway 16-18 Pre-Apprenticeships16-18 Apprenticeships Courses and Jobs Specialist Support Programme

Adult Academy

We work with adults, whether employed or unemployed, to further  career prospects through training and development.  We strongly believe in hands on or on the job training.

We offer vocational and CPD courses to build up UCAS points for university  or progression into employment. Our study programme is based around individual circumstances.

19-24 Traineeships 19+ Apprenticeships

A Levels - GCSE - Functional Skills Exam Centre - Sit an exam as a private candidate

You can register to sit your GCSE  or A levels or Functional Skills Exams  at our Exam Centre in Ilford. We are accredited by Edexcel and AQA and offer a low-cost and hassle-free service.

For more information and also to register your interest in sitting exams at our private centre, please follow the link below.

Register Your Interest for GCSE or A Level Exam Register Your Interest for Functional Skills Exams

Our Courses and Jobs Support and Referral Network

The college is currently working with local authorities, career coaches and advisors, local job centres, training providers, colleges, fostering agencies, employers, employment agencies, charity organisations and parents thus supporting young people and adults to engage academically and or economically. A huge thank you for the support.


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Our Courses and Jobs Advertiser Site

Jobseekers and students  – search the advertiser site for jobs, courses and work experience opportunities.  Employers and Course Providers –  use this advertiser site to reach to a wide target audience with your opportunities. Local authorities, fostering agencies, local charities – please feel free to advertise your opportunities.   There are also opportunities to use the classified ads section which are currently free with no limit to the amount of adverts that can be created.

Visit The Advertiser Site

Access to Higher Education Courses

Take advantage of blended and remote learning and the opportunity to work and study to progress to university.

We are currently recruiting for Access to Higher Education: Business pathway and  Law pathway.

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ESOL and Functional Skills Courses and Exams

We are registered with Trinity College as a centre for English for Speakers of Other Languages. If English is not your first language and you need help with written or spoken English, or to improve your confidence in speaking English for work, we can help you.

Available at 5 levels from Entry 1 to Level 2, there is an ESOL course for you whatever your level of English, and each course is a qualification in its own right.

ESOL - Skills for Life Trinity College - A1-A2-B1 Test Preparation Functional Skills

Our Remote-Blended-Learning Courses to Enter Employment or University

Take advantage of our remote learning courses.  Study at home remotely with an assigned tutor. Attend sessions from the comfort of your home.  Let us support your career progression into work or university.  Free courses are available and others can be accessed by a payment plan from £50 per month.

Flexible Payment PlanSearch Online-Remote Learning Courses Search CPDS - from £50