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I started my journey at Achievement Training when I attended a meeting with the Apprenticeship team to talk through the vacancies that were available. I selected Youngs Body Repairs among many more to apply for and I hoped for the best. When I received an email informing me I had been offered an interview with Youngs I was over... > Read More
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Agnieszka Majdak is a Health and Social Care Apprentice working with Plym Neuro Rehabilitation Unit! I started my Health and Social Care apprenticeship with Achievement Training in September last year. During two weeks of clinical and theoretical training I visited the ward on which I was going to do my training. This was the Plym Neuro Rehabilitation Unit (PNRU). PNRU is a... > Read More
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Recruiting an Apprentice for a Support Teaching role!   Tor Bridge High – Carmen De Pablo When we decided to recruit an Apprentice for a Support Teaching and Learning role within our busy School we contacted Achievement Training Ltd who provided us with all the relevant information and made the recruitment process very easy for. After reviewing the applications Achievement Training provided, we... > Read More
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Jay Lyle

IT Professional Competence

Back in 2014 I started my Level 2 IT Professional Competence qualification with Achievement Training as part of my Sixth Form Choices with my school, Sir John Hunt. I found the course very exciting and fun, there was always something for me to be doing and learning every time I went in... > Read More
Tracy Watkiss is a Health and Social Care Apprentice, as well as an Apprenticeship Ambassador. Here she tells us about her experience of working on Edgcumbe Acute Assessment Unit as an apprentice. "I am one of the Health and Social Care Apprentices from Livewell Southwest's 2016 cohort. When I was first interviewed for the apprenticeship I was asked the question,... > Read More
Working with young kids is priceless!

From a very early age I’ve always wanted to work with children because I like their sense of energy, fun, and honesty, says 19-year-old Jordan Nicolls, of Tamerton Foliot, who is studying a Level 2 course in Childcare and Education at Achievement Training.

Jordan grew up as a traveller... > Read More

Sheenagh Ferguson, age 18:

I completed my apprenticeship in Level 2 childcare, I have now moved on to the Level 3 qualification with the same nursery. In the future, I would like to become a teaching assistant in a primary school environment, I would like to progress and go to university to get the full teaching... > Read More

Destination information for learner’s who achieved their vocational programmes in July 2015

5 % of learners went onto full study at Plymouth University. Courses included: BSc (Hons) Computer Science BSC ( Hons) Nursing Adult 7% of learners went straight onto Apprenticeships after achieving their programmes. 3% Full time work 80% Other Training 5 % Other 5 Students who completed the IT Professional competence Level 3 in... > Read More


Achievement Training have joined forces with the BBC and the Department for Work & Pensions as part of the new ‘Make It Digital’ initiative. The 8 week traineeship included training from the world-renowned BBC Academy, teaching basic digital skills; creating websites and short videos, as well as... > Read More