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The Heart of the South West Skills Launchpad supports adults in the Heart of the South West to find information about education and employment.


Apprenticeships are available to anyone aged 16 please and you can gain a wide range of qualifications.

Apprenticeships come at a range of levels and can help you to earn while you learn, progress in your current career, or get a new one.

Find out more about Apprenticeships

Careers Hub

Inspiring the next generation and helping them understand the career and education options available to them is at the core of our career hub. Our enterprise advisors are employers from a wide range of industries who connect with schools to embed careers education. Find out about the careers hub and how to contact us if you would like to become one.

Find our more about our careers hub

Digital Skills Partnership

Our digital skills partnership can help connect you with digital skills in the Heart of the South West.

Find out more about Digital Skills Partnership

National Retraining Scheme

A government scheme to help upskills employees at risk of redundancy due to changes in the workforce. Find out about upskilling option available to you.

Find out more about the National Retraining Scheme


Open up to Skills

Project to provide training to upskill employees within their existing workplace and will also deliver new skills to improve the opportunities of those seeking alternative employment.

visit Open up to Skills page


Two year qualifications that help you get industry experience while learning.

visit T-levels page

Supported Internship (ages 16-24)

Supported internships are for young people aged 16 — 24 with learning difficulties or learning disabilities, who want to get a job and need extra support to do this.

visit Supported Internship page