3 great extra-curricular schemes for young people

Extra-curriculars activities and schemes enrich learning and aid with social and personal development. These are great opportunities to make new friends, for skill development and adding to their life experiences.



Benefits of extra-curricular schemes

  • Development of soft skills e.g. leadership, teamwork, communication, problem solving, decision making, time management.

  • Learn new skills that could stay with them for a lifetime

  • Boosts academic performance

  • Opportunity to make new friends from a wider social background

  • Great addition to the CV for university application/ employment

  • Develops higher self-esteem and confidence

  • Provides a productive break from academics

  • Builds passion and sparks career choices


  1. Duke of Edinburgh Award (DofE)

  2. Combined Cadet Force (CCF)

  3. National Citizen Service (NCS)