HMP Foston Hall is a closed, adult /YOI female establishment with an operational capacity for a maximum 345 prisoners, both sentenced and remanded.
Education courses are designed to meet the needs of the female learners; to prepare them for employment upon release and based on Local Market Information on employability.
These include Functional English & Maths Skills [Entry 1 to Level 2], ESOL, Catering Level 1 & 2, Business Admin, Peer Mentoring, Parenting, H & S at Work, Food Safety, Retail, Hairdressing Level 2 & 3 and Beauty Level 1. This list is not exhaustive and will be reviewed when required. The aim of the establishment as a whole is to reduce re- offending behaviour; as a department they pride themselves on listening to the women and actively encouraging self-worth and aspirations to achieve.
Foston, Derby DE65 5DN