Catalyst is a 12 month youth led programme supported by the International Fund for Ireland through its Personal Youth Development Programme (PYDP) which will positively impact upon young people from disadvantaged communities in North and West Belfast. This youth-led programme will provide an opportunity for young people to set their own agenda in relation to learning that is aligned to the PYDP approach, themes and relevant levels.
EnGage aims to increase participation of NEET young people, particularly vulnerable subgroups of young disabled and immigrant, into VET by upskilling VET providers in effective engagement methodologies. Working with European partners EnGage has produced a multilingual, multicultural Train the Trainer toolkit for VET providers.
The upDESIGN project will equip education providers and their staff with innovative methods and tools for basic/employability skills delivery, entrepreneurial spirit and motivation training embedded in the thematic world of design and based on the idea of “upcycling” initiating processes where waste materials or “useless” products are converted into new materials or products of better quality.
The Innovative e-Guide in Construction Workplace Health and Safety (e-Guide CWH&S) project will tackle identified problems and gaps in the VET systems of 6 European countries by developing an interactive multilingual e-learning tool in health and safety signs and signals in construction industry.
CYT is a 12 month programme aimed at engaging 12-17 yr olds and community leaders in the Carrick Hill and Ravenhill areas of Belfast.
Pathways for Graduates aims to increase the integration of young graduates into the labour market through a multilingual, multicultural training course which will allow them to acquire the competences and transferable work skills needed to open up progression opportunities either directly into employment and/or to further vocational qualifications.
Pathways to Work is an interactive online guide to help young immigrants get a job or develop the skills to get a better job. It is a web-based information/training resource specifically designed for young immigrants seeking to gain an employment that more closely matches their skills, qualifications and experience.