Parents and carers

Routes Ahead is the main place to find information on courses, Apprenticeships and other learning opportunities for 14- to 19-year-olds, in and around Derby and Derbyshire.

Routes Ahead helps to encourage participation in learning by showing the breadth of courses available in and around Derby and Derbyshire. All of the course and provider information on Routes Ahead is supplied by local schools, sixth forms, colleges and training providers. The information is designed to be impartial, comprehensive and up to date.

For more information about the options and support available to your son or daughter visit the parents and carers section on the Connexions Derbyshire website.

Please take some time to let us know what you think of Routes Ahead by filling out the Feedback form.

For more information about the development of Routes Ahead please contact Claire Hannon, telephone 01629 538703 or email