Unlock Your Future

“Kettering Training Services has inspired learners from all walks of life to unlock their potential and go further than they ever felt possible.

We believe in taking a personalised approach to help you grow,
flourish and prosper.”

The Study

24 week employability skills course

Based in Kettering

Maths and English

Work experience placement

3 days a week

Small groups & 1 to 1


When can I start?

Our programme starts three times a year and is personalised to our students, with small groups and 1 to 1 support.


What qualifications
will I get?

Level 2 WorkSkills
Maths Functional Skills
(equivalent to an A-C at GCSE)
English Functional Skills
(equivalent to an A-C at GCSE)
Two work experience opportunities
in your chosen career path.

Apprentices Learning

Why choose the Study Programme?

Our Study programme helps you to believe in yourself, step outside your comfort zone, and do more. We’ll give you the knowledge, support and confidence to prepare you for work or further education.


Past Student


“Joining KBT was a life changing experience. My tutor’s support was amazing at getting me to the stage I am at now and I couldn’t be any happier”


Level 2 English  
Level 1 Maths
Level 2 WorkSkills
Work Experience in Housing at KBC
Progressed into an apprenticeship at KBC


Past Student


“I have grown in confidence and enjoy the Study Programme. In the future I would like to study English at University”


Level 2 English
Level 1 Maths
Level 2 WorkSkills
Work Experience at Leisure Centre
Job offered at Leisure Centre

Find out more!

Unsure of your next steps? Fill in the form and we’ll contact you to discuss your options.

Next start date!

What is an apprenticeship?

It’s a real job, with real training, meaning you can earn while you learn and gain professional skills and nationally recognised qualifications. As an apprentice you will:

  • Work alongside experienced staff
  • Gain job-specific skills
  • Earn a wage
  • Get time for study related to your role



Who can apply?

You can apply for an apprenticeship while you’re still at school. To start one, you’ll need to be:

Be 16 years of age or older
Not be in full-time education
Living in England


What apprenticeships do Kettering Training Services offer?

We currently offer local apprenticeships in:

Business Administration – Frameworks (Level 2&3) and Standard Level 3
Customer Service – Frameworks (Level 2&3) and Standards (Level 2&3)
Health and Social Care – Standards (Level 2&3)
Printed and Printed Packaging – Frameworks (Level 2&3)
Team Leading – Framework (Level 2)
Sewn Products – Frameworks (Level 2&3)


What are the benefits of an apprenticeship?

  • Earn a wage while gaining industry and sector recognised qualifications
  • Training in the job-specific skills that employers want.
  • Excellent progression opportunities, whether looking to study further or climb the ranks within the workplace.
  • Better long term salary prospects. Statistics show apprentices earn more compared to other learning routes.
  • Learning at a pace suited to you, with the support of a mentor.
  • Work alongside skilled and qualified staff.
  • Get time for study related to your role
  • Paid holidays


Visit our employer page to find out how an apprentice could help your business succeed.


Check out our latest apprenticeships with local businesses


Find out more about Kettering Training Services’ staff