WELCOME TO SKILLS AND
TRAINING NETWORK

We are a dedicated ‘people’ organisation. Everything we do is driven by relationships, and our desire to ‘make things better.’

We provide various specialists accredited and non-accredited educational and vocational programs such as computer training, functional English as a second language (ESOL), Functional Skills, employability skills, Career Advice and Guidance (IAG), advocacy, work placement/volunteering opportunities.

Who We Are

STN is T/A of Skills and Training Network. STN is a not-for-profit grassroots and social enterprise organisation to transform people’s lives through empowerment, education, employment, and enterprise and make learning more convenient.

We are a community-based organisation, was set up in 2011 to support hard-to-reach disadvantaged Black, Asian, Other Minority Ethnic and Refugees (BAMER) with complex needs predominantly adult and young people from Turkish, Somali, Bangladesh,

Asian, Arab and North African communities to take first steps to overcome barriers, develop a sense of belongings, and fulfil their potential. We have established a long-term relationsh

Testimonials

" I studied IT and English courses and the courses were explained clearly, the teaching method was great and I really enjoyed the courses, and met great people, thanks for the support."

R.A (IT/ English courses student)

‘I learned lots of useful skills such as writing, and grammar, and computer skills from the courses. I have a professional CV because STN helped me to write it.

KH.M ( English/Employability Course)

“I attended the Food and Hygiene and other courses such as First Aid, and I gained good qualifications and it helped me towards my career. Very glad of the qualification and the center.”.

 E.W (Food & Hygiene and First Aid)

“The courses and services provided are great. I enjoyed socialising with other people from different backgrounds. I have gained new skills for future work. The learning is fun and inspiring and the staff knowledgeable.”

S.P ( English/Computer Course)

“ I am so grateful for accepting me on this course, my tutor was such a friendly, caring and supportive individual, I am forever grateful to STN.”

L.D (Childminding Course)

“I have had lots of individual support, very excellent teaching and made the courses easily to understand, I passed my both tests B1 and Life In the UK with STN in the first attempt.”

B.A ( B1 and Life in The UK Training Courses)

“Definitely the B1 and First Aid courses met my expectation tremendously, the whole programmes and courses are excellent, tutors are very helpful and supportive and I strongly recommend skills & Training Network”

A.M(B1 and First Aid) 

“Definitely the B1 and First Aid courses met my expectation tremendously, the whole programmes and courses are excellent, tutors are very helpful and supportive and I strongly recommend skills & Training Network”

A.M(B1 and First Aid) 

“This course encouraged me to return again to education, after I joined the course, I spent most of my time reading a lot and my confidence now is better than before. The level of the course is suitable to me, now I’m able to speak English easily and confidently, the tutor is very helpful, professional and very friendly.”

YNH (ESOL Course) 

“This course encouraged me to return again to education, after I joined the course, I spent most of my time reading a lot and my confidence now is better than before. The level of the course is suitable to me, now I’m able to speak English easily and confidently, the tutor is very helpful, professional and very friendly.”

YNH (ESOL Course) 

“I liked the structure and pace of the courses, I am now confident in using the computer, I’m not scared like before. The tutor is very kind and helpful with a lot of experience.”

(Computer course student) SH. B

“ I had a phobia of computers, the tutor helped put my mind at ease. The training was very easy to understand, I now enjoy using computers and I have become a peer mentor and support to others to develop their ICT skills. Thanks so much, STN”.”

M.H    ( Computer Course)   

“I started with little ideas about Childminding and I have now gained so much knowledge on how to support children in their learning and safety. The course has empowered me on how I can become a Childminder and have my own business. Thanks to my teacher, for always being so caring and for teaching me. This is really remarkable! Many thanks to STN tutors”

K.Th ( Common Core Skills Course”

"I like the active interaction, and support given. I enjoyed the way the teacher explained the lessons, they broke it down for me to understated . The teacher gave enough time to listen to my problems and supported me when I had problems, thanks and god bless you.”

C.M (teaching assistant level 3 and Care Certificates Level 2 Courses)

“I studied SENCO and other professional development courses with STN and I achieved the qualifications that required by my workplace, I gained confidence in dealing with SEN students in the school, I absolutely happy and I recommend the courses with STN”

L.M ( SENCO and CPD Courses)

Celebrating equality and diversity

Skills & Training Network champions equality. We celebrate local cultural diversity and promote a positive team working spirit. We alternatively offer every learner a peer mentor partner to monitor their progress and share the learning experience.

Educate, Empower, Inspire

STN aims to educate, empower, inspire and train the needier individuals in our community; helping people to overcome barriers and improve their lives. Sharing this journey is a joyful and rewarding experience for all involved.

Wining our customer’s trust

We get to know our clients well enough to tailor our programs to their needs and aspirations. By building rapport we develop strong working relationships based on friendship, trust and mutual respect.

Protect The Community

We have a strong track record in dealing with vulnerable and marginalised people who face multiple barriers, often worsened by long-term unemployment.

Our Values

We provide high-level education and training courses alongside support services, enabling adult learners to progress in their subject area and open up their employment opportunities.

We believe we have a responsibility to invest in the communities we serve. STN is also a recognised education and training centre by different awarding bodies such as City and Guilds, TQUK, Highfield, Gatehouse Awards, and others. We are committed to providing various bespoke and tailored training programs, career guidance, advocacy and pastoral support services opportunities to promote positive social change, enriching lives and local communities.

We are also a recognised training centre by UKRLP that based in London (UK). We aim to transform lives through learning and education. We offer a variety of blended classroom and online learning and accredited courses. We are approved by various awarding bodies such as City and Guilds, TQUK, Gatehouse Awards, Highfield, CPD Accredited Centre and we are also working towards other accreditations to meet your needs and expectations to enable you to update and improve upon your skills and gain recognised certificates.

We provide all the tools that you need to advance as a professional in your chosen profession. We are dedicated to Equal opportunities and learning should be providing and accessible to all students, regardless of their background or level of education. We treat all students and staff with respect and dignity. Our students’ reputation matters, which is why all of our online and classroom courses have been expertly designed and reviewed by qualified industry experts.

 

Our volunteer’s experience with us

"I have loved working with STN and being able to positively help my local community. The work STN does in offering academic and training support to those who need it most is really inspiring and I am proud to be able to help this worthy cause. Being a volunteer has enabled me to work on my IT skills, such as formatting and using Google Docs in a more detailed way."

A.C

Admin Volunteer

“I'm grateful to STN for the chance to expand my skills by volunteering as a graphic designer. They are a pleasure to work with and the end results are always satisfying. The designs we have created will help people find the resources that they need.”

A.W

A graphic design volunteer

“I am enjoying my volunteering with STN so far as it is good to feel productive and do something helpful for the community. Thank you for this opportunity and your help."

E.D

Admin assistant volunteer

“I am really enjoying volunteering with STN! They have been great in providing clear instructions and feedback on my designs, which has been very useful for me. Volunteering with STN has allowed me to build my design portfolio, and this will be a great platform to allow me to pursue a career within design. I look forward to continuing volunteering with them! “

A.F

Graphic Design volunteer

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639 High Rd, Tottenham, London N17 8AA

311 Fore St, Edmonton, London N9 0PZ

 

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