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West Midlands Combined Authority

If your course is eligible, and you live in one of the relevant postcodes, you could receive West Midlands Combined Authority funding and your course could be FREE!

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Study an adult course for FREE if you live in a West Midlands Combined Authority postcode and earn under £30,000.

To apply for a course, apply via the individual course page, email or call 0300 456 2424.

Reignite Your Future and #BoostYourCareer with South Staffordshire College.

Has the pandemic left you unemployed? Perhaps you need to up-skill to get back into work? Or maybe you fancy a change of career? Whatever your position, we can help.

Working with the West Midlands Combined Authority within the Colleges WM Group; South Staffordshire College has a huge variety of adult courses that can be studied online and at college. Some can provide you with career-related skills that will help you to get a better job or get back into employment. Some will give you the knowledge and confidence to set up your own business and some will simply enable you to learn more hobbies and topics of interest.

Our courses have been designed to meet skills shortages in the West Midlands, so not only will you be supported to achieve the right qualifications, but we’ll help you to develop skills that employers in your local area really want – helping you to gain employment or to boost your career.

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You don’t just need to have left school to become an apprentice, we have apprenticeship offers for all ages and are a great way for adults to retrain for a new career. Whatever destination you’ve set your sights on, an apprenticeship will help you get there.

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Why SSC?

At South Staffordshire College our students come first, and everything we do is aimed at helping you to realise your full potential. We are about careers not courses and our expert staff will make sure you have the skills and knowledge needed to give you that competitive edge for when you start your career within your chosen industry.

As a school leaver, you will be treated as an adult, within a friendly and supportive environment. You’ll enjoy more freedom and independence, and you’ll make many new friends, all with the same passion and journey ahead as you. As an adult, we understand you may feel uneasy about returning to education, but there is no need to be. We have smaller class sizes and supportive tutors to make you feel very welcome.

#CreateYourCareer with us.

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