The aim of Training in Care’s Esteem Programme is to engage adults in qualification activity to provide the skills and learning they need to need to equip them for work or further learning.
The objective is to deliver a supported educational pathway of progression from entry level 3 to level 2 award qualifications to; increase engagement, lower social isolation, raise skills levels, improve employment prospects and support progression.
On completion of the whole programme learners will have a suite of 8 qualifications at the appropriate level for the individual learner.
The qualifications are intended to be accessible to a wide range of learners of all abilities. Learners can develop a ‘hands-on’ approach to their learning and gain practical skills, knowledge and understanding in their chosen vocational area(s). The skills, knowledge and understanding gained help learners prepare for work through real or simulated work situations and contribute to preparing them for working life beyond education.