New Artskills Course starting January 2013

Posted on: 30th November 2012


A brand new Artskills Course will begin on Tuesday 8th January 2013 for 12 weeks.

This course is a great opportunity to gain your essential skills qualification as well as five OCN's

Who we can work with? We can work with individuals from 16 upwards who are not in education, employment (less than 16hrs) or training (less than four weeks to complete).

What? The course is made up of the main element which is the Essential skills element (60hrs), Creative Writing (30hrs), Digital Photography (30hrs), Film and Video (30hrs), Performance (30hrs) & Web Design (30hrs) in total the time commitment to the course is 210 hours.

Where? The Playhouse Theatre, 5-7 Artillery Street Derry

When? Twelve January 8th 2013 until 29th March 2013, Tuesday to Thursday weekly from 10am to 4pm

Incentives? Due to the generosity of funders we are in a position to cover student travel to the course, EMA (education maintenance allowance) lunch costs depending on timetabling. Completers of the course will also receive a £100 cash bonus upon successfully completing the course.

Why chose Artskills? This innovative project is an opportunity for participants to develop new skills and interests, whilst engaging in meaningful, social and creative activity whilst having fun. The project will lead to the attainment of 6 UK recognized qualifications.

For further information please contact Project Coordinators on or click here to download an application form

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