The Baker Clause

The Baker Clause is an amendment to the Technical and Further Education Act, which requires schools to proactively provide access to their students to alternative providers of technical & post 14, 16 & 18 education.

It requires that ALL schools from 2nd January 2018:

Ensure that ALL pupils have access to hear what the following providers offer:

  • At 14: studio schools, university technical colleges, further education colleges, in relation to any opportunities for 14-year-old enrolment
  • At 16: apprenticeship providers, further education colleges, sixth form colleges, work-based training providers
  • At 18: apprenticeship providers, higher education providers

Launceston College fully adhere to all aspects of The Baker Clause