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Education and training options 13-19

7 November 2017

Young people aged 16/17 nearing the end of a school or college course are guaranteed an offer of a place on an appropriate course. Young people in year 11 or below are required to remain in learning until the age of 18.


For information and advice, talk to your school/college careers adviser or visit the national careers service website.

There are many options depending on how old you are:


13+ or 14+ 16+ 18+

Further education

Work-based learning