Jul 24 2014

Free Outdoor Employability Course for Unemployed

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A FREE  7 day Outdoor Employability Course starting on Thursday 7th August for unemployed adults within the Tyne and Wear area.

The course is designed to put a spark back into people’s lives, increase motivation, learn new skills and move people into the labour market.  The course uses a mixture of challenging outdoor activities, teamwork and information workshops to help build people’s confidence, motivation levels, employability skills and inspire people back into employment.  Certificate of Achievement awarded at the end of the course.

All the necessary outdoor equipment, minibus transport, insurances and professional instruction are included.

Activities can include rock climbing, canoeing, mountain biking, hill walking and kayaking. 

Each outdoor activity starts at 9am and finishes 5pm.

Course is spread over 3 weeks.  Thursday 7th August,  Friday 8th August, Monday 9th August,  Thursday 14th August, Friday 15th August,  Monday 18th August and Wednesday 20th August.

Meeting at:  Wayout in Gateshead (WinG)  based in Low Fell, Gateshead.

Working in small groups of 8 people.

Participants must take part in all 7 days.

There will be an Open Day on Friday 1st August anytime between 10am – 3am for professionals and individuals to call in anytime to find out more about the course.  Please let me know if you will be attending the Open Day.

To enrol contact Nick Coates to arrange an informal meeting on Friday 1st August at WinG (Low Fell).  Hurry! Tel. No. 0191 487 9356 Mobile:  07837 537 144


  1. nick

    Thank you to Dr Donna Petch of The North East HUB for supporting and promoting this charitable cause helping unemployed people back into work. More courses to follow keep in touch.

    1. Donna Petch

      Your very welcome 🙂

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