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:
Design, media and technology
Sports and fitness
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
Registered Charity No: 1082938