At Oswaldtwistle School we have a range of Alternative Provision providers that we commission as and when necessary in order to meet the needs of our students. The Providers are carefully checked and we regularly visit to support our students as well as for quality assurance purposes.

4 Tech Moto

4 Tech Moto specialise in motor vehicles maintenance. Students work with cars and motor bikes learning how to carry out routine maintenance on different types of vehicles.  The course is a practical based subject where majority of the student’s time is “hands on” in the workshop.  Qualifications include:

IMI Level 1 Award in Automotive Maintenance

4 Tech Moto Website

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Creativity Works Preston

Creativity Works Preston have a wide range of specialised vocational courses ranging from Art and Design, Music, Hair and Beauty, Film and Media, Childcare, Health and Social Care and Construction. Qualifications include:

VTCT Level 2 Cert in Hair Dressing and Beauty Therapy

NCFE Level 1 Cert in Interactive Media

NCFE Level 2 Cert in Creative Studies: Interactive Media

NCFE Level 1 Award/Cert in Art and Design and Graphic Design

NCFE Level 1 and 2 Awards Awards/Certs Music Technology

NCFE Level 1 Cert in Occupational Studies for the Workplace


Creativity Works Preston Website



Trident Military Training

Trident Military Training provide a military-styled alternative provision that empowers young people to become confident, disciplined and resilient leaders, equipping with the skills and values necessary for future success.


Trident Military Training Website


Preston Vocational Centre

Preston Vocational Centre offer a number of courses that can lead to eventual employment in the construction industry. Qualifications include:

City and Guilds Level 1 Qualification in Construction Skills (QCF)

Preston Vocational Centre Website