Carl's Story

‘All my hard work has finally paid off and I have my dream job working in sport. I had no idea that this kind of course was out there but I’m glad I chose this route instead of staying on at school.’Read more

Beth's story

Beth, a former learner, now tutors the Coachmakers programme in Cornwall and is an integral member of the 2nd Chance team.Read more

Montell's story

'I didn’t go through my education the orthodox way, but it’s proven more effective doing it this way for me and I’ve learned so much along the way.'Read more

Marvin's Story

Marvin engaged with the 2nd Chance Project in 2013 during a troublesome time at HMP Oakwood. He's now out of prison, and runs his own programme with 'at risk' young people in South London.Read more

Coachmakers puts Hallum on path to achieving his dream

Hallum Collier left school aged 16 and joined the army, but soon realised his ultimate ambition was to become a PE teacher. Knowing that he would need to get a degree, but lacking qualifications and experience to apply, he didn’t know where to start. Coachmakers proved to be his salvation.Read more