NCS Participants

 

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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:

SW1: Bristol, Swindon and Weston-super-Mare.
SW2: Poole.
EA1: Cambridge, Luton, Peterborough and Huntingdon.
EM1: Stamford, Oakham, Bourne and Spalding.
EA2: Hatfield, Hertford, Bishop Stortford, Hitchin, Waltham Cross and Letchworth.
WM1: Tamworth, Lichfield, Rugeley and Burntwood.
LON: Enfield


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

Summer Dates 2019

SW1: Bristol, Swindon and Weston-super-Mare

Wave 1: Mon 1st to Thur 25th July 2019 (4 weeks)
Wave 2: Mon 8th July to Thur 1st Aug 2019 (4 weeks)
Wave 3: Mon 15th July to Thur 1st Aug 2019 (3 weeks)
Wave 4: Mon 22nd July to Thur 8th Aug 2019 (3 weeks)
Wave 5: Mon 29th July to Thur 15th Aug 2019 (3 weeks)

SW2: Poole

Wave 1: Mon 8th July to Thur 1st August 2019 (4 weeks)
Wave 2: Mon 29th July to Thur 22nd August 2019 (4 weeks)

EA1: Cambridge, Luton, Peterborough and Huntingdon

Wave 1: Mon 8th July to Thur 1st Aug 2019 (4 weeks)
Wave 2: Mon 15th July to Thur 8th Aug 2019 (4 weeks)
Wave 3: Mon 22nd July to Thur 8th Aug 2019 (3 weeks)
Wave 4: Mon 29th July to Thur 15th Aug 2019 (3 weeks)
Wave 5: Mon 5th Aug to Thur 22nd Aug 2019 (3 weeks)

EM1: Stamford, Oakham, Bourne and Spalding

Wave 1: Mon 8th July to Thur 1st Aug 2019 (4 weeks)
Wave 2: Mon 15th July to Thur 8th Aug 2019 (4 weeks)
Wave 3: Mon 22nd July to Thur 15th Aug 2019 (4 weeks)

EA2: Hatfield, Hertford, Bishop Stortford, Hitchin, Waltham Cross and Letchworth

Wave 1: Wed 24th June to Thur 18th July 2019 (4 weeks)
Wave 2: Mon 1st July to Thur 25th July 2019 (4 weeks)
Wave 3: Mon 8th July to Thur 1st August 2019 (4 weeks)
Wave 4: Mon 15th July to Thur 8th August 2019 (4 weeks)
Wave 5: Mon 22nd July to Thur 17th August 2019 (4 weeks)
Wave 6: Mon 29th July to Thur 22nd August 2019 (4 weeks)
Wave 7: Mon 5th August to Thur 29th August 2019 (4 weeks)

WM1: Tamworth, Lichfield, Rugeley and Burntwood

Wave 1: Mon 24th June to Thur 11th July 2019 (3 weeks)
Wave 2: Mon 8th July to Thur 25th July 2019 (3 weeks)
Wave 3: Mon 22nd July to Thur 8th August 2019 (3 weeks)
Wave 4: Mon 5th August to Thur 22nd August 2019 (3 weeks)

LON: Enfield

Wave 1: Mon 15th July to Thur 8th Aug 2019 (4 weeks)
Wave 2: Mon 22nd July to Thur 15th Aug 2019 (4 weeks)
Wave 3: Mon 29th July to Thur 22nd Aug 2019 (4 weeks)
Wave 4: Mon 5th August to Thur 22nd Aug 2019 (3 weeks)

 

Where programmes are 3 weeks long, it runs as follows:
Phase 1: Adventure – Week 1 (Mon-Fri, residential 4 nights)
Phase 2: Discovery, including the planning part of Phase 3 Social Action – Week 2 (Mon-Fri, residential 4 nights)
Phase 3: Social Action – delivery – Week 3 (Mon-Thur)

For Summer 2019 we will be delivering a series of 3 and 4 week programmes. For the 3 week programme, Phase 2 and the first part of Phase 3 (Social Action Planning) will be blended together. Please read carefully the documentation you receive so you are aware of which programme your young person will be signing up to.

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.

 

 

 

Why take part in NCS?

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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: DISCOVERY

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: SOCIAL ACTION

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: CELEBRATION

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.

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