Foundation Learning

Prince’s Trust

In Brief

Start Date / Duration

There are various start dates throughout the year. The next will start on 27 January 2020 and will be based at Cudworth Fire Station. The course will run for 12 weeks.

Entry requirements

You must be aged between 16-24 years old.

You will achieve

A nationally recognised qualification.

Course overview

Prince’s Trust believe that every young person should have the chance to succeed. So, we help 16 to 24 year-olds who are unemployed or struggling in education to transform their lives.

The Team programme is also available for employees who would like a chance to develop new interpersonal skills to improve long-term career prospects.

What’s in it for me?

  • A better chance of moving into a job, education or training
  • Practical skills that help you in a job and in life
  • A real sense of achievement
  • Career advice and help with job-hunting and your CV
  • The chance to make a difference in your community

Want to know more?

Call: Rhian Oxley Team Leader, Prince’s Trust Team Programme South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue, Barnsley Fire Station, Broadway, S70 6RA    Tel: 07919565122  Email:


There are various start dates throughout the year. They are as follows;

  • 27 Janaury
  • 3 February
  • 4 May
  • 11 May




Course content

You will, among other things:
• Be part of a team of 15 people for 12 weeks
• Take on community projects of your choosing
• Have an action-packed residential week
• Take part in two weeks’ work experience


There is no assessment, just attendance.

All equipment and resources will be provided.

Whilst there is no direct progression, successful candidates have the skills and confidence to apply for work or study.

How much does the course cost?

This course is free.

16 – 18 year olds

Full-time Barnsley College students aged 16-18 years old do not have to pay tuition fees.

19+ Students

Aged 19 or over and thinking about further education?

You may be eligible for free or reduced course fees . Please refer to our page ‘paying for your course.’

Extra information

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email

Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Prince’s Trust

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