News & Events

Student safety is our highest priority.  We are acting on Government advice in relation to Coronavirus to ensure we can look after the welfare of all staff, students and visitors to GFT.  

Due to the latest Covid-19 restrictions our offices and Training Centre are now CLOSED to all students until further notice.

All students and parents will be notified of our plans to transfer to on-line learning from 11th January 2021.

All apprentices will be notified of our continuity plan through their Development Tutors.

All students, parents and staff will be informed of the latest developments and advice from the relevant authorities through our website and social media channels. 

All enquiries should be made through our contact form on our website which can be accessed by clicking here. Alternatively, you can contact our team on 0121 333 3001 or

If you do not know the extension number, please choose from the following options:

  • Dial 1 for Recruitment
  • Dial 2 for Apprenticeships
  • Dial 3 for Academy
  • Dial 4 for Accounts
  • Dial 5 for Schools
  • Dial 6 for Commercial
  • Dial 7 or hold for "All Other Enquiries"

If you need to access support regarding the effects of Coronavirus, you can call the Coronavirus Hotline during the their Opening Hours.

Phone: 0800 046 8687

We are continuing to encourage everyone to take the necessary precautions and follow the NHS advice:  

  • Wash hands regularly with soap and water  
  • Cover mouth and nose when coughing or sneezing  
  • Refrain from touching face without washing hands  
  • Do not share items that come into contact with the mouth e.g. bottles/cups  

NHS Track and trace is operational at our Training Centre.

For further information please contact us through our website.