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Organisation

WEACT (Route2)

Details
A five week part time core employability programme for 16-25s.

It includes motivation and confidence building, work tasters or longer work placements and intensive support with jobsearch or other progression routes.

Links to Employers, College courses, Prince’s Trust and other training providers. WEACT is part of Edinburgh College.

'Just Do It' Courses

- 16-25 year olds
- Various areas of Edinburgh.
- Courses run all day Wednesday, all day Thursday and Friday mornings for 5 weeks.

The courses help young people to:

- Get started on a career path/college course
- Gain skills and confidence to handle new situations
- Find out what employers are looking for
- Learn how to jobsearch and be confident in interviews
- Find out more about yourself, your skills and what your interests are
- Gain a Youth Achievement Award
- Team Building
- Get input from employers and colleges

For more information on these courses please contact Alison Dunlop on alison.dunlop@edinburghcollege.ac.uk
Ages
17 - 25
Days and Times
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday 9.30am - 4.30pm
Thursday 9.30am - 4.30pm
Friday 9.30am - 1pm
Saturday
Sunday
Venue
Gate 55, Sighthill Road, Sighthill
EDINBURGH
EH11 4PB

Localities
South West 
Contact Details
Contact Person: Bruce Penman
Contact Telephone: 0131 477 2800
Contact Email: bruce.penman@edinburghcollege.ac.uk

This record was last modified on: 28 July 2019