School Leavers

FutureSkills offer training and employment opportunities for people aged 16+ . There is also extended age eligibility for young people with a disability up to age 22 and up to age 24 for those from an in-care background. Our school leavers programme, Training for Success, is all about giving you the tools and the confidence to find work. It focuses on the extra learning you may need.

Training for Success

Training for Success will help you to achieve targeted qualifications in each of the four areas outlined below:

  • personal and social development
  • employability skills
  • professional and technical skills
  • essential skills in numeracy, literacy and ICT

In addition you will receive work experience based on your needs and the opportunity to experience different workplaces and decide what sort of work suits you best.

What are the benefits of training with us?

  • £40 per week training allowance
  • Parents/Guardians benefits not affected
  • Weekly Travel Allowance
  • Bonuses
  • Childcare if required 
  • Accessible location
  • One to One support and guidance
  • Counselling service
  • Get qualified 
  • Excellent progression routes to employment and further training opportunities

You can train in any of the following areas:

  • Catering
  • Childcare Learning and Development
  • Bricklaying
  • Joinery
  • Business Administration
  • Hairdressing
  • IT For Users
  • Playwork
  • Retail
  • It's a pleasure to see a young learner progress with their confidence and skills whilst they are on Training for Success and gain sustainable employment.

    Roxie Abel, Essential Skills Tutor
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    Nuala McStravick

    07730 527528 / 02890 734277
    Stockman House 39-43 Bedford Street Belfast BT2 7EE
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