Accreditation, Awards & Ofsted (we're GOOD)

At YMCA Training we develop gold standard services tailored to benefit our partners, staff and learners. We build and maintain strong, productive relationships and offer ongoing support, striving for excellence at every stage of the training.

Our recent Ofsted graded us as a good provider. You can read the report yourself on the Ofsted website and see the areas of outstanding our staff, learners and partners have achieved Ofsted report

Ofsted quotes

"The very large majority of learners and apprentices of all ages enjoy their learning and work, develop good attitudes and behaviour, and take pride in their progress and achievements"."Apprentices are enthusiastic and highly motivated. They are keen to learn new skills and knowledge and apply these in their work, recognising that this will improve their career progression prospects"."The culture of the organisation is inclusive and tolerant. The well-designed curriculum prepares learners well for living in a diverse society".

Matrix Standard

Investors in People Standard

Achieving the matrix standard confirms that we effectively deliver information, advice and guidance to support individuals in their choice of career, learning, work, and life goals.

Our Investors in People Standard demonstrates our commitment to excellence and best practice, and to ensuring the success of all our staff and learners across our programmes.

Quality Management System Standard (ISO 9001)

National Training Awards 2009

We're accredited with ISO 9001, the internationally recognised Quality Management System Standard.


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