Training Courses for Young People

Hartcliffe Club for Young People deliver accredited courses for young people aged 14 -19 years across Bristol.

Throughout the courses young people will gather evidence to build a personal profile of their skills and achievements which can result in them gaining a variety of awards. Courses will benefit participants through increasing their self confidence, as well as enhancing their academic achievements.

Current courses

This training course is for young people aged 14 – 16 years, helping them to develop their interpersonal skills, confidence and awareness of society. The course duration is 10 weeks. Limited to 12 places per course. Overall time of 25 hours to complete.

For young people aged 15+, this course will be accredited through the ASDAN Silver Award. The course covers topics of teamwork, equalities, project planning, presentation skills and public speaking. Overall time of 36 hours to complete

By the end of each course you will:

• Understand the basics of communication
• Produce a portfolio of evidence/record of achievements
• Achieve a Level 1 First Aid certificate
• Understand the basics of working as a team
• Recognise roles that are available to you in your local area or city-wide
• Be confident to be able to represent young people on community groups/organisations
• Develop confidence in challenging forms of discrimination
• Demonstrate increased leadership skills
• Identify volunteering possibilities

All courses are free, however participants must have a minimum of 80% attendance to successfully complete the courses. Refreshments will be provided.

For more information or to refer a young person please contact Web Matthews on 07840 809 980 or email


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