All young people must stay in learning until they are 18, this could be at school, college, or in an apprenticeship. But if you're not in education, employment, or training, support is available to help you get back into learning.
Take Action: Aged 16-18 and out of learning? Register as NEET to let us know and receive support.
Where can I access support?
If you're out of learning or training, there is lots of support available.
- Contact your local FE college to talk about your options
- Register your details to receive opportunities, training and learning updates
- Sign up to our Hot Jobs mail out to receive our top opportunities weekly
Start your search: Visit our Opportunities page to explore local apprenticeships, courses, and traineeships.
Courses at your local FE college
Local Further Education Colleges run part-time courses with different entry levels and start dates throughout the year. These FE colleges include:
Instant Expert: Find a list of all local FE colleges.
Local training providers also offer alternative learning options, including community-based programmes and specialist support.
You can contact local training providers directly to talk about your options.
Good to know: Volunteering can also be a good way to develop new skills, experience work, and boost your CV.