IKON offer two comprehensive training blocks, custom designed to give young people the skills and confidence to pursue a career.


Training Block One  – Pathways to Community Services
This training block will help young people to develop the following skills to support them to become work ready;

  • Communication with others
  • Working in a Team
  • Problem solving
  • Developing the confidence to take initiative
  • Planning and organising your time and your work
  • Managing your time and workload
  • Learning how the world of work operates
  • Understanding and using technology at work

In addition to the above, participants will be gain specialist knowledge and skills to consider a career in the Community Services Sector.



Training Block Two – General Employability Skills
Participants will learn and develop general employability skills and have the opportunity to apply and experience these across a wide variety of industries, including; retail, construction & hospitality.

This training block considers;

  • Looking for work
  • Resume writing
  • Interview skills and preparation
  • Presenting appropriately for work
  • Time management and organisation
  • Communication skills for the work place
  • Understanding the personal and professional skills and practices needed to be an effective employee
  • Staying employed and being a coachable and motivated employee


Course Details

  • Course Duration – 15 days per training block.  Monday to Friday.  9am – 3pm.
  • Training will be in a supported environment and include a mix of self-paced, theory, and practical study. Assessment will include a combination of both theory and practical observation.
  • All course materials will be provided to the student.