K2 Learning: All About Us
K2 learning is a training provider that provides a range of technical qualifications for young people across the West Midlands. Our pre-apprenticeship programme is a personalised programme of study for post 16 learners with an aim to support progression into apprenticeship programmes and employment. Regardless of a young person’s starting point, we have celebrated considerable success, exceeding national expectation in outcomes for functional skills English and maths from Entry level 3 to Level 2. Our learners have an opportunity to study an occupational studies qualification in a range of vocations including construction and multi skills, hair and beauty, child care and sport. Our programme includes compliance qualifications which include Emergency First Aid and Work, Food Hygiene and Health and Safety. Learners are also able to study leadership qualifications in order to further their career prospects. K2 celebrates a strong relationships with a growing number of employers within the community. In excess of 70 organisations work with us to provide a rich work experience designed to support and build young people’s confidence, skills and knowledge of a working environment.
K2 Learning also works with many local schools and colleges to provide appropriate alternative provision for key stage 4 students. Our specialist facilities and expertise in the construction, hairdressing and beauty, provides technical qualifications and awards for young people to study in these work based learning environments.
Our team of professionals include qualified teachers and trainers with a proven track record of success. Every member of the team believe that the learner is at the heart of everything we think, say and do. We have three promises we make to our K2 community which encapsulate our ethos;
1. We promise to deliver quality – from outstanding facilities to expert teachers and trainers, we provide a quality experience for all.
2. We promise to support the journey – regardless of start point, learners experience with us from qualifications to work experience to expert support with regards to transition to the work place or further training, our involvement and support with learners does not start and end in a classroom, it continues to ensure positive first steps are firmly placed on their career path.
3. We promise to believe in the dream – our alternative route to employment is carefully and individually designed to support a young person aim high, exceed their own expectations, and develop into well rounded, confident, individuals able to work independently aim high
Whatever the starting point for our learners, our dedicated team are able to create a completely unique experience for each individual that aims to support a young person move from academia to the very important first steps in their career. If you would like to find out more we would love to hear from you.