Training for Success Earn as you Learn

Training for Success is all about giving you the tools and the confidence to find work. It focuses on the extra learning you may need.

Training for Success is designed for young people aged 16 – 17, with extended age eligibility for young people with a disability up to age 22 and up to age 24 for those from an in-care background.

The programme guarantees training up to 104 weeks (156 weeks for those with a disability) to help you gain the recognised skills and qualifications to help you progress in your chosen career.

Larne Skills development and Ballymena Skills will place you with a local employer and support you so that you can finish your qualifications and get employed. While you are learning you will be entitled to an Educational Maintenance Allowance of £40 per week.