Forward Assist launch 'Citizenship Reloaded' an 8 week 'Veteran Specific' Training Course.
Forward Assist has developed a bespoke eight week training course for returning veterans called 'Citizenship Reloaded' The course will assist former service personnel make the transition from 'Soldier to Citizen' by improving awareness of the services and support available to them . Opportunities will be made available to learn from other veterans about the complex issues that they might encounter when making the transition back to the civilian world . The course will teach veterans how to survive and navigate the civilian world and will offer them the chance to gain an accredited qualification as a 'Veteran Mentor '.Work based placements and Internships are available within Forward Assist via the organisations Forward2Employment & Mission Employable work projects. Several businesses in the Private sector have offered to share their HR expertise in relation to helping veterans re-write their CV's and the opportunity to experience 'mock interviews' will be part of this process. Veterans will also take part in delivering 'Community Based Projects' that will utilise their military leadership skills to help communities facing disadvantage such as homelessness, social inequality, unemployment or poverty.This course aims to educate and improve awareness for all veterans whilst simultaneously building stronger communities in the process. The course will be particularly relevant for veterans leaving the Armed Forces, those that are unemployed and have already struggled with the transition, and those veterans leaving custodial settings or on community based orders.More details available on request.Copyright © 2013 – Forward Assist Ltd -- All Rights Reserved