Torch Learning Centre is an alternative education provider that aims to provide a choice of Vocational Courses alongside Personal Development Programmes.
T.L.C's main strengths lie in :
At Torch Learning Centre in Irchester, we provide an additional educational
provision for students that are experiencing difficulties within
school. We provide a range of vocational education options and unique personal
development programmes that can be tailored to meet the needs of the individual
students. Students can attend for up to 5 days a week depending on the educational programme devised.
We provide a one or two year Vocational Accreditation in either the
Hairdressing/ Childcare Child Development/Practical Workshop Skills
We have our established PSHE Curriculum (ASDAN COPE) which enables students
to gain G.C.S.E equivalence whilst learning essential life skills.
Unique to Torch Learning Centre is the included Enlightenment learning options that
are provided by our Cognitive Behavioural Therapist who will assist the students with any
difficulties they may be experiencing that prevents them from reaching their
An Intense Literacy & Numeracy Programme with dynostic assessments.
Vocational Course Options
All students can choose between our two Vocational Course Options
An Introduction to Childcare / Parenting
City & Guilds Introduction to the Hair & Beauty Sector 3001
Practical Workshop Skills
PSHE Course Option
All students can take additional PSHE acreditation through the ASDAN COPE AWARD at Level 1 & 2
Intense Numeracy & Literacy
OCR Progression Awards Literacy & Numeracy Entry 3 - Level 2
EnLIGHTENment Learning Programmes
All T.L.C Vocational Programmes includes our additional personal development programmes these include:
Anger Management / Conflict Resolution
Individual Cognitive Therapy (CBT)
Student Self Structuring
Anti Bullying (Bullying Recovery)
All EnLightenment Learning is accredited through the AQA Unit Awards