Education Programmes

With these Programmes we aim to provide Portsmouth’s students with a roadmap to take them all the way through from education to employment.

With the Covid-19 lockdown hitting in mid-March, we unfortunately had to suspend our programmes and plans. We are now working towards getting these programmes safely up and running again, and they will be added below as they restart.

Apprenticeship Bus

Our annual bus tour brings Year 9-11 students face-to-face with current Portsmouth apprentices.

Digital Enablement

Providing access to technology and support to students required to learn from home and vulnerable adults.

The Portsmouth Pledge

Offering an end-to-end training process for any member of the public seeking to enhance their skills and employability.

Project 16-24

Opening up opportunities for those aged 16-24 by expanding their current skills and experience levels.


Bringing a Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Maths environment to Portsmouth’s schools.

Education News

Portsmouth Museum’s annual competition for young writers can go ahead despite lockdown thanks to a new virtual video tour. The 500 Pompey Words creative writing contest gives senior school pupils (years 7 to 11) who live in Portsmouth the
Teach Portsmouth presents… is an exciting series of webinars promoting teacher recruitment and retention in Portsmouth. Teach Portsmouth runs a series of campaigns and events in the city each year. Due to COVID-19, the team have had to approach
Following the Prime Minister’s announcement, Portsmouth has now moved to Tier 4 from midnight on Saturday, as part of changes affecting London and the South East. Tier 4 restrictions and guidance must be followed from Sunday 20th December, in