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to be what ever you wanna be? Get Skills! Get Ahead! Make Money? Change? Live? Join us

#YRD2020

What are we going to do together? It’s about feeding your mind… we want you to explore our YRD like it is your own. Join the conversation. Join the community!

Do you want to thrive in life? Earn what you like when you like? Be who you want to be? Work where you want to, how you want to? Well sign up for some of your favourite session subjects, build your skills and get ahead, open a new door.

Your Life

You need skills to play the game of life well. We’ll bring you the very best of sport, music and digital for life and learning and you select the perfect mix for you.

Your Journey

Your journey is the key to your life… it makes you who you are and shapes your future. It’s time to open a new door. Try a few here and see which direction works best for you.

Your World

You can access some of the hottest celebrities, thought leaders, sports people and influencers on the planet. Get comfy…

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BRAIN FIX

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SAT ON OUR SOFA

HAVE YOU JUST RECEIVED YOUR EXAM RESULTS? YOU HAVE NO IDEA WHAT TO DO NEXT, YOU WANT TO GET MORE SKILLS FOR A HIGHER PAID JOB, BUILD A BUSINESS? WE ARE HERE TO HELP YOU.

SEE OUR COURSES FOR WHAT YOU CAN DO WITH YOUR RESULTS, HOW TO GET A JOB? APPLYING FOR THAT DREAM JOB, SETTING UP A BUSINESS… SEE BELOW

Make Money on Social Media

Stop that aimless late-night scrolling and learn how to make some actual cash from your social media accounts! In this interactive workshop Jessica Bruno shares her proven ways to make some cash using Social Media.

Dream Big and Think Big Using Vision Boards

Write it, See it, Do it! You can use your imagination to create what you want in your life and we show you how… In this workshop Tendai will show you techniques to practice and how to create the ultimate vision board!

Leadership

Learn what makes you a good leader and how to nurture your own skills to prepare you to take on real-life opportunities and challenges.

Wellbeing Course

Join our weekly Wellbeing Workshops to explore how to look after your own emotional health and wellbeing.

Get your dream job

Get your online and offline CV looking amazing and get your dream job. We give you the top tips, tricks and tools…

digilearning - digital skills

You have always dreamed of making it big. We tell you what it takes and how to do it. Create the perfect business.

Poetry Course September 2020

Explore writing techniques, inspire your creativity and tell your story through creative writing and poetry with published poet and writer, MC and teacher MC Angel.

Monologue Course September 2020

Missing being able to submerge yourself into the world of another character? Miss no more! This two-week course gives you the perfect opportunity to work on solo performances by mastering the delivery of monologues.

TRY SOMETHING NEW. OPEN A DOOR. SIGN UP.

Select your perfect mix from our skills sessions and workshops below. It takes one moment to make a difference to your life.

Get your dream job

You need to find the jobs… then you need to know the next steps. We have a lot of experience in this arena and will who you the simple steps to getting that dream job. Join us for FREE

GCSA and A-level results

In life sometimes we do not get the results we want and we learn from them… do you want to be successful? Do you want to make millions? Do you want to live a life you love?

Media Action Workshop

Join this weekly interactive course to explore your passions and create meaningful social action projects tackling issues that are important to you, your community and your world.

Lyrics, Spoken Word & Mcing

If you enjoy writing lyrics, spoken word and maybe some MC’ing these workshops can help you to learn to express yourself, develop your style, ability, content and confidence.

Look Out for Hope Courses September 2020

Pick up some paint pens and arm yourself with hope in this online series of creative activities facilitated by Stephanie Turner.

Songwriting Course September

Zola will be sharing life through music and this workshop is the best place for you to also do the same whilst singing your heart out, writing your story down and making some new connections all in the process.

Podcast Workshops

In these weekly online workshops you will learn how to make your voice heard by setting up your own podcast.

Activist Inspiration

Join our Activist Inspiration talk to hear how two sisters, 15 and 21, spoke out about how they experience the world as young women.

Digilearning - digital skills

NEVER WANT TO REMEMBER A PASSWORD AGAIN? DO YOU WANT TO KEEP YOUR PRIVACY AND REPUTATION SAFE ONLINE?

TikTok Digilearning

GETTING YOUR DREAM JOB, BUILD A BUSINESS. BUILD YOUR OWN PROFILE AND OWN IT IN LIFE.

Rap Workshops September 2020

Explore beat, rhythm, writing techniques, how to find inspiration and turn it into a rap. Take part in group writing, cypher, freestyle and rap battles. Find your flow and tell your own story.

Selfie Art Workshops

This project will help you create amazing photo effects transforming your selfies into paintings. Discover new aspects of angles, explore lighting and experiment with styles, filters and easy editing.

Learning digital marketing

OUR BRANDS USE DIGITAL MARKETING TO BE HEARD AND BE THE BEST. WE SHOW YOU HOW THEY DO IT.

GETTING YOUR DREAM JOB, BUILD A BUSINESS. BUILD YOUR OWN PROFILE AND OWN IT IN LIFE.

Your digital reputation

HOW TO BUILD YOUR REPUTATION? YOU NEED TO BE YOU AND BE AWARE. EVERYTHING STAYS ON THE INTERNET.

Social Media for business

DO WANT TO BE THE NEXT BILLIONAIRE  FROM RICHARD BRANSON, LEVI ROOTS TO DR DRE.

Podcast Workshop September

Over this introductory course we aim to help understand how to put together and release a professional podcast. From refining an idea, interviewing guests, recording and technical setup to putting it online, finding sponsors and promoting it.

Creativity Sessions September

Open space for you to come and connect with Creative Artist Sonority Turner to; catch up, chat about projects, receive feedback on work you are creating or take part in creative activities for self exploration (e.g. journaling, free writing, free drawing, self directed movement practice). It’s your space, your time and your choice how you want to use it.

Smart Phone Filming

Whether you’re into storytelling, art, journalism, or vlogging, in this course we will discover the power of film to creatively communicate ideas and explore the world around you.

Vocal Training Workshops

Improve and explore your singing voice with professional singer Alessia. From warm ups which you can practice at home, through vocal range, to delivery of your own songs.

Hulya Erdal - Mind, body and soul

COPY CAT… LEARN HOW TO COOK THE BEST NANDO’S, KENTUCKY, MC D’S LIKE A PRO AND FEED YOU MIND WITH OUT THE RUBBISH. #FOODHACKS

Simone Cohen

SIMONE HAS LIVED EXPERIENCE, SHE NOWS HOW TO ENSURE YOU TAP INTO YOUR SUPER POWERS

Skip to the beat Course

Open space for you to come and connect with Creative Artist Sonority Turner to; catch up, chat about projects, receive feedback on work you are creating or take part in creative activities for self exploration (e.g. journaling, free writing, free drawing, self directed movement practice). It’s your space, your time and your choice how you want to use it.

DJ Masterclass Workshop

Whether you’ve taken part in one of our previous courses, or you’re brand new to DJing, there is something for you. Hear industry insider tips, get the chance to ask questions, and chat all things music.

GONE... BUT MORE TO COME SO WATCH THIS SPACE

It takes that one moment, to make a difference to your life.

Yuaf - skills for young people

BANKSY EARNS MILLIONS. LEARN ABOUT VISUAL ARTS

MUSIC SKILLS

DAVE STARTED SOMEWHERE. WRITING SKILLS FOR RAPS, POETRY AND MORE

skills for young people

“HOPE IS A POWERFUL WEAPON” WROTE NELSON MANDELA

LYRIC writing with Rio Ferdinands charity

DAVE SANTAN, STORMZY AND LADY LESHURR ALL STARTED SOMEWHERE. WRITING SKILLS FOR RAPS, POETRY AND MORE

VISITING OUR YRD

WE HAVE FOUND YOU THE VERY BEST… THEY HAVE SOME SKILLS TO SHARE WITH YOU.

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Gordon Mac

Mi-Soul

Luke Gale
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Luke Gale

Luke Gale

Rio Ferdinand
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Rio Ferdinand

Rio Ferdinand

Kanya King
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Kanya King

MOBO AWARDS

Shaa Wasmund
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Shaa Wasmund

Author - How to Fix Your Sh*t

Ellie Edwards Scott
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Ellie Edwards Scott

Advisory Collective Agency

Jenny Scott
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Jenny Scott

Mothers Meetings

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Remy Joel

Bamboo Bamboo

OPPORTUNITIES... OPEN THE DOOR

We will bring you the very best opportunities out there from jobs to apprenticeships and everything in between.

Jobs and apprenticeships

WORKING TOGETHER

The Young Urban Arts Foundation, Digilearning Foundation, the Rio Ferdinand Foundation and partners are working together to create a movement, taking skills to the streets and the streets to corporations.

BLM - Black Lives Matter
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