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KICKSTART YOUR CAREER WITH A PRINCE’S TRUST COURSE

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KICKSTART YOUR CAREER WITH A PRINCE’S TRUST COURSE

WYTHENSHAWE MONDAY 17 SEPTEMBER.

Last year’s Prince’s Trust team receive their certificates during a presentation in Woodhouse Park Lifestyle Centre.

Young unemployed people have the chance to kickstart their career dreams with a course run by the Prince’s Trust in conjunction with Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service. The 12-week course will be held in Wythenshawe, starting on Monday 17 September, and it offers people aged 16 to 25 the chance to beef up their qualifications and confidence in a fun, challenging and motivational environment.

The Prince’s Trust course, based at Wythenshawe Fire Station, is recruiting this week. This is a free course, aimed at everyone aged 16-25, not just budding firefighters, and it could help them earn a raft of qualifications that will make them stand out from the crowd with potential employers.

The Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service website says participants in the 12-week course will have the chance to:

  • Develop practical skills to help you in life and work
  • Meet exciting new people
  • Enjoy an action-packed team-building trip away
  • Take part in challenging projects
  • Spend a day at a local football club
  • Train with firefighters
  • Do 5 -10 days work experience
  • Get career advice and help with your job search
  • Develop your CV
  • Make a real difference to your local community.

 

You’ll have the chance to work towards recognised qualifications and skills such as:

  • Prince’s Trust Certificate in employment, teamwork and community skills
  • Health and safety
  • Manual handling
  • Basic food hygiene
  • First aid at work
  • Adult literacy and numeracy
  • Personal, Employability, Achievement and Reflection for Learning (GQAL PEARL)

 

If you want to be considered for a place on the free 12-week Prince’s Trust course, based at Wythenshawe Fire Station, starting on Monday 17 September contact Prince’s Trust team leader Lauren Garner direct on 078548 50929 or email  allfiredup@manchesterfire.gov.uk

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