We can help you find the right course, whether at sixth form, college or other training providers. If you’ve left school, you could start straight away.

Further information

Want to start now?

You can get ready for a job, course or apprenticeship by enrolling on a study programme. Study programmes enable you to work in small groups and gain experience and a vocational qualification such as childcare, catering or consruction. You'll gain confidence, learn new skills and improve your maths and English.

There are many different programmes available and if you're not currently studying or working you can start at any time of the year.

See what courses are available on the UCAS Progress website.

If you are not ready to do an apprenticeship or Foundation Learning there may be other opportunities available. For more information speak to an adviser at the Leicester Connexions Centre.

Planning ahead for next September?

If you’re interested in post-GCSE education or training you can find a course on the UCAS Progress website. There are over 90,000 available so you're sure to find something that's right for you. 

Find a course now.

Not happy on your course?

If you're enrolled on a course and it doesn't feel right don't panic. Some people will settle into a new college or new course. They will have met the staff and started to make some new friends. But, if you are not one of them and are having doubts don't leave it too late.

  • Speak to your tutor first - you should make them aware of any concerns and they may be able to help.
  • Speak to the student support service at your school or college.
  • Visit the Connexions Centre. One of our advisers can help look at alternatives and options.