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Welcome to Nacro (Sheffield )

Hello, and welcome to the Nacro pages. We offer excellent training opportunities in the centre of Sheffield in the vocational areas of  Sport, hospitality and catering, animal care and warehousing

Nacro has small, very friendly and supportive centres throughout the country , with opportunities for you to learn English, maths and personal development skills alongside your chosen vocational area. Why not come to visit, and see for yourself? Just phone 0114 272 2319 for an appointment.

Nacro is national organisation that was founded in 1966. It runs nearly 200 projects, with 1,400 staff and nearly 1,000 volunteers. It directly helps over 50,000 people through its education and employment, housing, resettlement advice, youth and community projects.

 We are approved to offer qualifications by the following Awarding Bodies: 

  • City & Guilds (C&G, NVQ, Technical certificate) 
  • BTEC
  • ABC Awards
  • Oxford, Cambridge and Royal Society of Arts Examinations Board (OCR)  
  • National Open College Network (NOCN)
  • National Certificate of Further Education (NCFE)


About us

We have small friendly centre located in the town centre of Sheffield  Much of our training appeals to learners who prefer to work in smaller groups or who may have issues around confidence and / or learning difficulties. 

We offer supportive training to those who want to learn.  Generally we have no other entry requirements.

We offer the chance for those people who are currently unsure of their future career goals, to try our vocational areas of: Army Preparation, Sports leisure animal care and warehousing

As we are a Study Programme provider, also included in your training are:

Basic Skills - English and Maths as needed

Personal and Social Development - Working on things like confidence, communication skills, nutrition, fitness, budgeting and anything else that may be identified during your time with us.


Facilities available

The centre has fully equipped workshops and we have made reasonable adjustments for disabled access.

Easy access by all public transport systems.

Subsidised canteen with wholesome hot food.

We have access to gym facilities that you will be welcome to use free outside your normal training hours. 

Other activities arranged on an ad-hoc basis

Additional support

We provide flexibility within our programme to meet individual needs.

Specialist support available as required.

How to apply

You can apply for courses at Nacro (Sheffield ) through UCAS Progress. Add courses to your favourites to apply to this provider.

Last updated date: 30 January 2018
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