Young Person's Guarantee - Available Courses

Qualifications explained

What is the Young Person’s Guarantee?

The Young Person's Guarantee aims to connect every 16 to 24 year old in Scotland to an opportunity. This could be a job, apprenticeship, further or higher education, training programme or volunteering.

For training programmes, this means providing access to bespoke learning and development opportunities at no cost to yourself.

We currently have the following fully-funded opportunities as part of the Young Person’s Guarantee:

Young Person's Guarantee partnership leaflet

Care Courses

Management Courses

Food & Drink Courses

Health & Safety Courses

Frequently Asked Questions About The Young Person’s Guarantee

To qualify for the training, you must:

  • Be aged between 16-24
  • Be a resident in Scotland
  • Connect to an opportunity in either a job further or high education, training programme or volunteering

Please also note that training has to be completed and certified by 31 July 2022.

For some courses, there are academic pre-course requirements these have been highlighted under each course if applicable.

  • Checks will be carried out that you are not on any other kind of training or other Government Funded Programme
  • You may also need to be part of a discussion with regards to personal circumstances.

You should have enrolled the training by an appropriate time to allow enough of a window to complete it by the deadline.

Only one course at a time that is Government Funded.