The Prince's Trust - Youth Can Do It

From help getting a job, to starting a business, unlocking your potential, or getting funding to train and learn, a life-changing opportunity is waiting for you.

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Available Courses

1. Engage (16-30)

Come and visit our centre, meet the team and have a chat with a Princes Trust exec who will support them to access a course and next steps
14th August, 1pm - 3pm at The Prince’s Trust, Poplar (East London) See poster attached with details and how to sign up.

2. Get Started with Robotics (16-25)

Learn about the technology and engineering behind robotics as well as receiving a Crest Discovery Award!
Taster Day: 6th August
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3. Get into Construction with STC Group (19-30)

Receive practical training – four week trade course (learn 2 trades) and opportunity to gain CSCS card qualification and Site Safety Awareness Certificate.
Taster Day: 15th August
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4. Get into Security with Triforce (18-30)

An opportunity to gain a Level 2 Award for Working as a Door Supervisor within the Private Security Industry and FREE SIA badge for those that complete the course, enabling you to access roles across the security industry.
Taster Day: 7th August
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5. Get Started with Fashion (16-25)

Learn fashion techniques from industry experts including sketching, pattern cutting, deconstructing and reconstructing, sewing, customising as well as create your own garments and showcase your collection at the V&A at the end of the week.
Taster Day: 13th August
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6. Get Started with Photography (16-25)

Work with industry professionals to explore the process of Photography, including SLR camera work, photo editing, photoshoots in Brixton and studio work. During the week you will create a portfolio which you will be able to showcase at the celebration event.
Taster Day: 13th August
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7. Get Started with TV Production (16-25)

Working with professionals to explore aspects of TV production including camera work, editing and post-production as well as the opportunity to create your own short film. 
Taster Day: 14th August
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8. Get Into Hospitality with Edwardian Hotels London

Gain work experience within the Hospitality sector in one of London’s leading hotels. There will be work placements in various roles in the iconic hotel in Mayfair including, Room Attendant, House Steward, Restaurant/Bar Service Assistant, and Food and Beverage Assistant.  Access to employment upon completion of the programme.
Taster Day: 28th August
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9. Get Started with Theatre

Experience working in a theatre; gain training from professionals; produce your own theatrical project and receive an Arts Award.  Perfect for anyone interested in a career in performing arts or behind the scenes theatre jobs.
Taster Day: 28th August
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10. Fairbridge (16-25)

Our flexible programme offers one-to-one support as well as group activities to help a young person boost their confidence, team work and employability skills.
Kennington (South London), 12th to 16th August, Main contact:

11. Get Hired! (16-30) FREE event from The Prince’s Trust where you can meet employers and have interviews for real jobs!

Meet employers and be interviewed for real vacancies from a range of different sectors, experience 3-4 interviews and receive feedback for each. If a young person has previously completed a
Prince’s Trust programme and are looking for a job, this is the event is for them! Poster attached.
Next Get Hired Day: 15th August
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12. Explore Enterprise (18-30)

Support to start a business covering everything from business planning and marketing to sales, budgeting and tax as well as the opportunity to work with a business mentor.
Multiple courses delivered each month in locations across London. 

13. Development Awards (16-30)

Our Development Awards can cover the cost of course fees, tools or equipment up to £250 in order to help young people achieve goals and move into education or employment.