A 6 week vocational programme with hands-on learning, SQA qualifications and incredible experiences.
Delivered Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 9:30am – 2:30pm for 6 weeks in Helm’s in-house Trades Unit. Young people will be supported by trained professionals to try lots of different activities associated with traditional trades and construction, including; Painting & Decorating, Joinery, Brick Laying, basic Plumbing, basic Electrics, etc.
Over the 6 weeks every young person will be supported to try the different activities to find out what job they are most interested in and gain confidence. They will be supported to complete a Level 4 NPA in Construction Crafts & Technology which’s modules include; Understanding Industry, Personal Development: Self & Work, Employability Skills, Carpentry & Joinery Techniques and Decorative Painting. There will also be opportunities for the young people to interact with customers and clients.