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