City & Guilds

City & Guilds is the only awarding body solely dedicated to vocational learning. Over 1.5 million learners work towards a City & Guilds qualification every year.


EAL (Engineering Awards Limited)

EAL is the Industry Awarding Body for Engineering and Technology. It is a leading UK awarding body for Engineering National Vocational Qualifications Diplomas.


Eastleigh College

Eastleigh College is one of the country's few 'Beacon Colleges', recognised for our high standards of teaching and achievement.


Gower College Swansea

Gower College Swansea is a further education college in Swansea, Wales. It was formed in 2010 by the merger of Gorseinon College and Swansea College


Heart of Worcestershire College of Technology

Worcester is a beautiful city situated in the heart of England on the banks of the River Severn. It combines a wealth of historical associations with all the modern amenities of a city.


Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM)

ILM is Europe’s leading awarding body for leadership and management qualifications. More people in the UK gain leadership and management qualifications with LM than from any other awarding body.

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Rathbone Cymru

Rathbone Training is a national youth charity that specialises in transforming the lives of young people through work based training in the form of apprenticeships and traineeships.

Our work is inspired by the vision of our founder, Elfrida Rathbone, who believed that everyone could make progress through learning. We believe that every young person has the potential to achieve a positive future and that, given the right opportunities and support, all young people can learn, progress, and succeed in their chosen career.


European Social Fund

Many of our training and skills programmes delivered across England and Wales are funded by the European Social Fund.  

In Wales this is managed by the Welsh Government (

and in England ESF funding is managed via the Skills Funding Agency (