The SkillForce Your Future programme is for young people aged 16-19. It helps young people to develop the skills and confidence they will need to successfully enter the world of work or post-16 education and training.
Working in partnership with local employers and careers advice experts, it increases young people’s self-esteem and aspiration, whilst teaching them resilience in the face of a very competitive market for apprenticeships, jobs and training placements.
This programme is ideal for:
The Your Future programme is delivered in school time. Some of the work is classroom based, but there are also off-site activities.
The programme can be tailored to your specific requirements. The course is delivered by SkillForce instructors – predominantly ex-Service personnel who understand what it takes to succeed at challenges, work in a team, solve problems and deliver results in highly demanding and pressurised situations.Instructors not only run the course, but also act as role models and mentors to the young people.
All are highly experienced in working with young people and have Enhanced DBS/PVG certification.
Young people on the course will also benefit from the input of local employers. The SkillForce Your Future programme is supported by leading UK awarding body, OCR, and expert Careers Information, Advice and Guidance specialist, the Inspiring Futures Foundation, as well as businesses at local level.
Testimonial"We learn the skills we actually need in life. I have become more confident and a better team worker."