W Academy Study Programme Information.
The Study Programme is a new approach to learning, aiming at helping you (16-18) to progress in to employment, apprenticeships or further training. An individualised programme that is designed to complement and enhance all learning abilities – ensuring that the career path you’ve chosen is the right choice for you!
What is involved?
On the Study Programme you will undertake a vocational qualifications (Hairdressing or Customer Service) Maths and English (if applicable) and employability skills. The vocational qualification will include both practical and theoretical work in order to train you to the best possible standard.
What support is available?
We have staff available that can are trained to deal with all types of situations, whether it be personal, financial or training related. We also have on site Careers Coaches available that are able to chat with you about any of your future career aspirations and refer to any other agencies where necessary.
What are the benefits?
You are able to apply for a bursary which if you are eligible will support you will travel fare to and from the Academy as well as lunch. Learners will benefit from training in a real working salon and learning tricks of the trade from our Hairdressing specialist tutors.
How long does the programme last?
The Hairdressing Study Programme last around 12 weeks with the Customer Service around 6/7 weeks.
How much will it cost?
Nothing! The Study Programme is fully funded with you not having to a penny towards your learning!
What are the progression routes?
W Academy and Education are dedicated to training and developing our learners – we would hope that all candidates would progress in to apprenticeships, further training or employment. We strive to give you the most positive and suitable outcome of your learner journey!