Youthreach is a Department of Education and Skills official education, training and work experience programme. It offers a flexible programme of education, vocational training and work experience for 15 to 20 year olds who have left school early, without any formal qualifications. Youthreach supports young people to identify options within adult life, and provides them with opportunities to acquire certification.
Youthreach generally operates a 2 year programme on a full time year round basis, and delivers 35 hours Education and training per week for 45 weeks. Youthreach centres are managed by Education and Training Boards (ETBs) and SOLAS Community Training Centres.
|A Training Allowance is paid to Youthreach trainees, depending on age.|
The Youthreach programme is delivered through Centres for Education, Community Training Centres and Justice Workshops.
To view some testimonials from some 2016 Wicklow YouthReach participants see: click here
For further information visit www.youthreach.ie
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