South and City College Birmingham deliver innovative maths and English programmes for NHS staff. Jacqui Maher Assistant Principal - Curriculum: Development & Innovation said “The flexibility of the blended learning programme has enabled NHS staff to gain the Maths and/or English qualifications needed to progress further in their job roles. Their individual work commitments and shift patterns would have made this extremely difficult under a traditional rigid programme”. Sharon Baldock, Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Trust "The flexible Functional Skills course delivered by South and City is enabling staff at Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust to gain qualifications needed to progress with their development and allowing them to apply for further career opportunities."
Walsall College deliver a successful programme to support whg staff with a flexible IT development programme. Residents have also benefitted from the course and they are now using online services saving money and improving the use of their time. Jayne Holt Assistant Principal - Learning Services said, "Working collaboratively with whg means we can offer their staff and customers a flexible learning programme, which improves IT skill and ensures that whg customers access an excellent online service".