Fast Track to Employment course - start your journey to success

If you’re 16-18 and not sure what your next step is, the YMCA’s Fast Track to Employment course is for you. The course is tailored to your individual needs - we’ll give you the training, advice and confidence you need, as well as work experience, all designed to lead to a range of employment, further education or apprenticeship opportunities.

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A recognised hands-on vocational qualification.
Work skills workshops and taster sessions.
English and maths boost if you need it.

Site visits to selected employers.
Real work placements.

Work experience opportunities
Apprenticeships opportunities
Employment opportunities
The courses are run in far smaller groups than the classroom where you will meet like minded people, meaning a more personal experience and more one-to-one support. Available within commuting distance of: Doncaster, Leeds, Lincoln, Manchester, Oldham, Salford, Ipswich, Lowestoft and Norwich.

How to get started

Call our YMCA Training team on 0333 920 8874 or fill in the form opposite.

We’ll chat about your interests and choices and check your eligibility (eg age 16 - 18 years).

We will confirm a start date and get your programme ready.

About YMCA

YMCA Training is a national charity that has an impressive track record of transforming the lives of young people and adults through work-related Apprenticeship training and employment support. We believe in setting inspiring goals and working closely with individuals and employers throughout the UK to develop personal, vocational and work-related skills that lead to employment.

Working from our own centres and employer premises throughout England, we are part of Central YMCA established in 1844 as the world's founding YMCA.