Skills & Qualifications

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Looking for someone to help you get the skills to get into work or back into education or onto a training course? Young Devon offers a range of short term courses that will give you what you need to take the next step.

Prince's Trust: A 12 week personal development course that offers work experience, qualifications, practical skills, community projects and residential week of fun!

Step Up and Indendent Living Skills (Based in Exeter, Barnstaple and Torbay): Gain qualifications in employability and functional skills maths and english.

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Workbase Learning Programme and Apprenticeships (Newton Abbot, Exeter): Currently offering individuals opportunities within administration, youth work, customer service and catering. To date 23 young people have been supported in achieving these qualifications. 

Young Devon Skills and Enterprise Team are proud to offer a training package that provides you with a progression route into work or higher level training. You can access short courses learning skills for life, to longer fulltime courses leading to employment. All programmes are delivered in a way that engages; supports and challenges you in a way that takes into account your personal circumstances.

To get more information on our skills work, contact us and we’ll be in touch to see how we can help.

See what we have achieved here....

Click on the links below for more information...


Traineeships & Work Experience
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Step Up
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Prince's Trust Team Challenge
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European Social Fund

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    Jessica 13 April 2017
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