Free career course for local young people

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Claudine Adeyemi

A Brixton-based organisation, the Ascension Agency, is offering local 19 to 25 year olds a free 12-week course to gain a qualification and one week of paid work experience in an creative field of their choice.

An open day in International House in central Brixton on Wednesday (30 March) from 1 to 3pm will give potential participants an opportunity to find out about the course which begins on Tuesday 5 April.

Ascension says it offers access to industry standard equipment, software and creative space and the opportunity to gain a project-led qualification

Weekly one-to-one support and a year’s digital support are included.

Design, photo, video, business and fashion are among the topics for the course.

To find out more, call us on 07714 167077 or email

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Ascension Agency

To sign up, text your full name to Natasha on 07714 167077.

The RE:SOURCE programme is run by the CareerEar organisation.

Founder Claudine Adeyemi was inspired to set up CareerEar after her own experience of being homeless at 16, but achieving excellent grades and getting a job at a top City law firm. See more: