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Wings college

to express an interest in joining the college

alternative post-16 education
in a quiet setting

Wings is registered with the UK Register of Learning Providers (UKPRN 10031741)

What is the wings college?

Wings has been operating for over 19 years and in that time has worked with thousands of children and young people in helping to give them hope and a positive future.
The Wings college was born out of the desire to offer a real alternative to mainstream education options. Aimed at students who want a different experience to school or large college environments.
Wings offers a supportive atmosphere and a diverse range of practical options to give students inspiration for their next steps, as well as giving them improved confidence, renewed motivation and the skills to progress.

Our highly skilled staff deliver a holistic provision, focussed on social, emotional and mental health well-being.   

Tailored Training in a dynamic and caring environment.
THE Wings college could be the new path for you.

What is the course like?

We offer a suite of qualifications designed to support an individual to successfully gaining a job, progressing in a chosen field, preparing the individual for further study and support the development of techniques reqiured for independant living.


As well as learning new things, qualifications include:

Level 1 and 2 Diploma in Employability skills

Level 1 and 2 Customer service

English and Maths, Functional Skills - Entry levels to Level 2


Students will have the opportunity to do:


Motor mechanics

Design, media and technology

Sports and fitness



Outdoor Activities

Key Points

Venue - Wings @ Lendon, Abbotsham, EX39 5BW.

Free daily transport available from Bideford Quay.

This programme meets the criteria for Child Benefit if applicable.

Benefit claimants will be unaffected.

3 days a week - defined as full time

ONE or TWO year flexible programme
September main starts however other intakes through the year.
16 - 18 Education

Small group sizes - Individual support

Term Dates 23-24


Autumn Term 2023

Term Begins: 5th September 
Half Term: 23rd - 27th October 
Last Day of Term: 1t4h December 

Spring Term 2023

Term Begins: 4th January 
Half Term: 12th - 16th February 
Last Day of Term: 28th March

Summer Term 2023

Term Begins: 15th April
Half Term: 27th May – 31st May
Last Day of Term: 18th July

Contact Details

For further information call Wings:
Kathryn Best

01237 471 471
Wings @ Lendon
Lendon Barn
EX39 5BW

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Registered Charity No: 1082938

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