National Citizen Service NCS

ncs-what-are-you-waiting-for National Citizen Service (NCS) is a once-in-a-lifetime experience for all 15 to 17 year olds to build confidence and help them get ahead in work and life.
As a Local Delivery Partner, Learn by Design manage and deliver NCS to young people in the areas below:

@NCSWest        SW1: Bristol, Swindon, Weston-Super-Mare and Bath.
@NCSEast         EA1: Cambridge, Luton, Peterborough and Huntingdon.
@NCSEM1         EM1: Rutland, Stamford and Rushden.
@NCSIngeus    EA2: North Hertfordshire.
@NCSWM1       WM1: Stoke and Stafford.

Please see below for the dates we deliver NCS in each of the areas stated. Please visit http://www.ncsyes.co.uk/ for more information.

Summer Dates

NCS WEST SW1
Option 1: Monday 3rd July – Thursday 27th July 2017
Option 2: Monday 10th July – Thursday 3rd August 2017
Option 3: Monday 17th July – Thursday 10th August 2017
Option 4: Monday 24th July – Thursday 17th August 2017
Option 5: Monday 31st July – Thursday 24th August 2017
NCS EAST EA1
Option 1: Monday 17th July – Thursday 10th August 2017
Option 2: Monday 24th July – Thursday 17th August 2017
Option 3: Monday 31st July – Thursday 24th August 2017
NCS EM1
Option 1: Monday 10th July – Thursday 3rd August 2017
Option 2: Monday 24th July – Thursday 17th August 2017
NCS INGEUS EA2
Option 1: Monday 3rd July – Thursday 27th July 2017
Option 2: Monday 10th July – Thursday 3rd August 2017
Option 3: Monday 24th July – Thursday 17th August 2017
Option 4: Monday 31st July – Thursday 24th August 2017
Option 5: Monday 7th August – Thursday 25th August 2017
NCS WM1
Option 1: Monday 26th June – Thursday 20th July 2017
Option 2: Monday 10th July – Thursday 3rd August 2017
Option 4: Monday 24th July – Thursday 17th August 2017

To sign up to the NCS programme…
Call our NCS Team: 01827 337237 or 0845 6250050

Or email our team: ncs@bydesign-group.co.uk
Or sign up online by clicking the link below -

Look for Learn by Design as your local delivery partner and have your chosen dates ready.

SIGN UP TO NCS

Why take part in NCS? 8-in-10-kept-in-touch ncs-increases-confidence

Phase 1: ADVENTURE

Try something you’ve never done before at an outward bound centre taking part in activities such as kayaking, rock climbing and high ropes. Summer: 4 nights & 5 days residential Spring or Autumn: 3 nights & 4 days residential

Phase 2: SKILLS

Meet local businesses, organisations and charities and learn about the issues they face. Get to work as a team, learning entrepreneurial, leadership and communications skills. Summer: 4 nights & 5 days local residential Spring or Autumn: 3 days local non-residential

Phase 3: MAKE A DIFFERENCE

Work with your team to do something great to support your local community, raise money or awareness for a good cause, volunteer your time or regenerate public spaces – whatever you can do to make a difference. Check out: #NCSActionDay for social action projects that have taken place across the country 2016 Summer: 2 weeks (week days) Spring or Autumn: Part-time weekends depending duration of the project.

Phase 4: GRADUATE

Celebrate all you’ve achieved on NCS with your family and new friends.  Receive a certificate signed by the Prime Minister and get access to unique opportunities to continue volunteering and stay connected to each other and their local community.  NCS costs no more than £50 and includes:

  • Meals, accommodation and transport to the residential centres
  • Trained and qualified leaders
  • All resources, activities and equipment
  • Certificate signed by the Prime Minister when you graduate.

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To sign up to the NCS programme…

Call our NCS Team: 01827 337237 or 0845 6250050 Or email our team: ncs@bydesign-group.co.uk Or sign up online by clicking the link below -

Look for Learn by Design as your local delivery partner and have your chosen dates ready.

SIGN UP TO NCS Check out how NCS has changed lives