Education and training after 16
The government requires all young people to stay in education or training until their 18th birthday.
This is to ensure that every young person is able to achieve the skills and knowledge they need in order to move on to a successful career.
You can choose from: full-time education at school or college an apprenticeship or traineeship full time work or volunteering (which is defined as 20 hours or more a week) combined with part-time education or training
The role of this directory is to provide information. It is your personal responsibility to make sure that organisations are appropriate and safe for you, your child or young person before they attend. Please read our guide to staying safe - things to consider