About Learning and Skills Solutions
Learning and Skills Solutions is a private sector company that provides tailored, flexible and free training programmes for young people and adults. The programmes are designed so that they meet the needs of individuals to ensure that they progress and benefit from a diversity of new skills. Our ethos is to encourage development as a ‘life-long process’.
Our vision is to deliver high quality education and training, to assist in areas where essential skills are in short supply. To grow and diversify, in order to meet the increasingly demanding needs of individuals and their employers.
Our service is designed to offer assistance to individuals who are seeking to improve their skills, qualifications or employability.
Learning and Skills Solutions were awarded the prestigious “Matrix” quality standard in December 2008, officially recognising our ability to offer information, advice and guidance. Re-accreditation was achieved in 2012.
The company provides on-site tutor led provision in English and Maths to support industry standards, site safety and progression into vocational qualifications.
Learning & Skills Solutions is able to provide innovative and bespoke training packages to service the needs of industry. We build relationships with employers and encourage the ethos that staff development is an investment by the organisation in its performance and mission accomplishment.
Learning and Skills Solutions works in partnership with key agencies that share a passion to provide training and development to individuals. It continues to develop its collaboration with the public sector, the voluntary and community sector and with other private companies.
In 2009 Learning and Skills Solutions entered into a Service Level Agreement with the Olympic Deliver Authority (ODA) and operated as their preferred supplier for English and Maths and CSCS across the Olympic Park. This involved having a number of English and Maths tutors and administrators based at various Olympic venues some with CSCS Testing facilities where over 8000 qualifications were successfully delivered and 300 Apprenticeships.
After the Games Learning and Skills Solutions were officially recognised as an approved London 2012 training provider by Lord Coe.
Page updated: 24 October 2014