Our Secondary Offer

ALP Bristol Secondary delivers high-quality practical learning episodes to teach students the skills needed to be successful in the construction industries.

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Preparing students for the world of work and beyond

The Alternative Learning Provision Bristol
Alongside practical learning episodes in our fully equipped workshops, we include literacy and numeracy support, PSHE discussion based sessions, catering and regular Physical Education sessions. We help students to develop the necessary work and social skills to be prepared for the adult working world.

We have branches in the Fishponds and Hengrove areas of Bristol and students travel from various regions of Bristol, S. Glos, and BANES to attend our sessions. We are an ‘approved provider’ in all of the above Local Authorities, plus all our units are run by qualified teachers and experienced school leaders.

Please see the below links for examples of our various student pathways.

Summary Brochure

1 Day a week: Model A

2 Days a week: Model B

3 Days a week: Model C

Full Time Placements: Model D

Bespoke Programmes: Model E

ALP Bristol Booking Form

ALP Bristol Service Level Agreement


Our workshop area is split into various ‘activity zones’, which allow us to provide experiences in the following professions: Engineering, Carpentry, Joinery, CAD/CAM, Electrical Installation, Plumbing, Painting & Decorating, Bricklaying and Plastering.

Building & construction skills workshop
Fishponds Kitchen area


Our fully equipped kitchen enables us to provide hot meals, drinks and snacks for everyone on site.

Our food safety accredited staff teach catering skills including ingredient preparation and cooking methods to all our students. We cooperatively produce meals for the group on a daily basis, affording learners an understanding of healthy eating and how to produce meals within a strict budget.


Our classroom benefits from the latest IT facilities to support learning.

Teaching is delivered in the classroom through discussion, modelling and practice or directly to students’ interactive devices through our IT system.

Students learning a trade in our classroom
Office, Meeting Room & Toilets

Office, Meeting Room & Toilets

Our centres also include offices for the admin team, meeting rooms where we can discuss learners’ progress with parents/carers and schools, and adequate toilet facilities for everyone on site.

Interested and want to find out more?

We would love to hear from you, so feel free to get in touch using the contact form, or any of the contact details shown here.

01174 033868

07951 656130


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