(employment support)

Quickstart provides a range of programmes across Hampshire, Wiltshire and Dorset to help job seekers gain employment or progress into Further Education or an apprenticeship.

This government-funded scheme is run by Brockenhurst College and provides training, advice and support for job-seekers, the long-term unemployed and people whose role has been made redundant.

Services are free and are run in partnership with Jobcentre Plus, local Government and employers. Anyone aged 19+ can apply.


Are you seeking employment or training?

Our role is to help those who are unemployed or have been made redundant to find employment.

We will work with you and your work coach to assess your experience and interests to find a training course that will enable you to find a job you will enjoy.

We engage with a variety of employers to support you with a variety of employment or progression opportunities.

Simply pop along to an Initial Provider Interview (IPI) to find out more.

Adult Students learning employment skills
Adult students at Quickstart

Employer information

We work with a range of employers to support recruitment needs and promote available job opportunities.

We can also offer bespoke training for an employer who wishes to recruit for a number of vacancies through the Government’s Sector-Based Work Academy Programme.

Contact us now to find out more about how we can support your company and its workforce.


We offer training in a wide range of areas, including:


  • Confidence & motivation
  • Employability skills
  • IT


  • Health & Safety
  • Construction (CSCS, Banksman and Awareness certificates)


  • Retail, Hospitality & Customer Service
  • Forklift


  • Food Hygiene
  • Security


Get in touch

If you cannot find the information you are looking for or would like to talk to a member of our team, you can contact us through the following options:

Tel: 01590 625555

Enquiries: employmentsupport@brock.ac.uk

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