Training Academy

Supporting young people aged 16 to 40 develop employability skills in a practical learning environment.

Ceangail’s Training Academy is set around a practical learning environment. We offer young people the opportunity to develop their core and soft skill set with more of a focus on the practical side of learning. Our programmes provide necessary ongoing support on their journey towards employment.

Candidates assess their own development, reflected within a pre and post evaluation; have the opportunity to put their learning into practice on a Ceangail project or one managed on behalf of another organisation; receive Ceangail certificates on completion; can add Ceangail to their CV as work experience and a reference.

Core Skills Development

1. Working with Others

Learn how to plan and carry out projects in small groups

2. Numeracy

Learn to be comfortable with numbers in everyday life

3. Information Technology

Get to grips with computers, software and the internet

4. Communication

Develop spoken and written communication skills

5. Problem Solving

Develop useful life skills in thinking, planning and organizing

Soft Skills Development

1. Working with others

Teamwork, getting on with people, respecting others

2. Communication

Speaking, listening, paying attention, managing feelings

3. Setting & Achieving Goals

Motivation, planning, problem-solving

4. Confidence

Self esteem, self respect, self aware, dealing with nerves

5. Reliability

Time Keeping, attendance, taking responsibility

Supporting Their Journey Towards Employment

If you share our charitable purposes and vision of:

  1. “The advancement of education”,
  2. “The advancement of citizenship or community development”,
  3. “The advancement of the arts, heritage, culture or science”

then we would welcome your donation to support a young person’s fee on a training programme.

If you would like to support a series of our Training Programmes then please contact us to discuss the options.

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Into Events

Our Into Events training programme surrounds the exciting events sector with training taking place over 3 x 3 hour classroom sessions followed by a practical work experience.  Candidates work on a number of subject areas both individually as well as within small teams and will then have the opportunity to put their learning immediately into action at an event.  They will be paired with a staff member or experienced volunteer so as to have the best chance to develop their learning, skills and self confidence.  All the while showcasing themselves to potential future employers.

If you are aged 16-40 and not in education, employment or training, our educators are ready and waiting to help you develop your employability potential. Please register your details and a member of the charity will be in touch shortly.

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Into Heritage

Our Into Heritage Tours training programme surrounds becoming a local Tour Guide with training taking place during a morning and afternoon session followed by a practical tour experience.  Our programme includes gaining local historical knowledge in relaxed and friendly surroundings whilst working as part of a team.

If you are aged 16-40 and not in education, employment or training, our educators are ready and waiting to help you develop your employability potential. Please register your details and a member of the charity will be in touch shortly.

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Into Media

Our Into Media training programme surrounds the idea of working in a Newsroom with this digital filming experience consisting of a 3 hour session taking place over 10 weeks and incorporating a training and filming element each week.  As part of the newsroom team, candidates will select, produce and create their weekly features to be included in our online content.

If you are aged 16-40 and not in education, employment or training, our educators are ready and waiting to help you develop your employability potential. Please register your details and a member of the charity will be in touch shortly.

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