Are you up for a challenge and looking to get
your life back on track?
Get Started is a short and inspiring course that can help you
move forward with your life and have a go at fun activities. Watch
the film below to find out more.
Is it for me?
Get Started is for UK residents aged 16-25 who are
What happens on the course?
You’ll take part in lots of activities run by experts, and work
towards a fun group challenge.
The Prince’s Trust also gives you the chance to get one to one
support to help you think about what you want to do after the
At the end of the course there’ll be an event to celebrate your
achievements. It’s a great way to finish the course, and you’ll be
able to invite family and friends to join in with you!
What are the activities?
Each course focuses on a theme such as sports, arts, music,
science and technology. For example football, cooking and fashion
are some of our most popular courses.
The activities are specific to each theme, and will help you
improve your skills, or try something new.
Click one of the links on the right to see what’s running in
your region, and find out more about what to expect.
What's in it for me?
- Training from qualified, professional experts
- The chance to develop new skills, confidence and
- You’ll gain a certificates, and you may get a
- Opportunities to make new friends.
- Get help and support after the course is over.
How much does it cost?
It costs you absolutely nothing.
We provide you with lunch and drinks throughout the day. We also
cover your travel expenses.
What do I need to know to take the course?
Nothing. You will meet our staff before the course starts and
can ask questions - so you can decide whether it’s right for
What happens after the course?
There’ll be a group reunion after the course finishes to help
you think about your next steps.
The Prince’s Trust will also offer you the option to receive
ongoing support to help you move on to something positive for you,
and help you achieve your goals.
How to apply
Call 0800 842 842 or find a course in your
region (see links on the right-hand side) and send us an email.