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Get Started with Digital Arts

The Princes Trust in partnership with First Art are offering a free one week Get Started with Digital Arts course based at DCAS in Chesterfield.  

The programme runs from 4–7 April with a final celebration event on the 12 April.  Taster day Thursday 31 March 1-3pm at DCAS Chesterfield.

The programme is available to anybody aged 16-25 years old who is not in full time education, training or employment. Whilst on the programme, young people will have the opportunity to:

ª  Work with professional artists to learn new skills and produce your own art work

ª  Gain a Bronze Arts Award qualification

ª  Enjoy a fun and rewarding week improving your teamwork, communication skills, and confidence

ª  Receive three months support after the programme to help you move into education, training or employment

The programme is a great way for young people, who may have been out of work or education for some time, to try something new, build new skills and add some routine into their day, it’s a great course for everyone, not just those who have an interest in art. Candidates will receive a week’s bus pass and will be provided with lunch.  

For more information or to make a referral, contact Keith Whalley on 07717488540 or email

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