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COMMUNITY: Learn more about SBitC's Accelerate project!

12 October 2021


COMMUNITY: Learn more about SBitC's Accelerate project!

12 October 2021

Sky Blues in the Community are helping people into work with our 'Accelerate' project!

  • Work alongside Sky Blues in the Community coaches towards a Level 1 Qualification in Sports Leadership (SL1)
  • Explore & access employment & training opportunities within Coventry & Warwickshire
  • Develop your confidence & learn valuable employability skills in a fun, sociable & positive atmosphere


What To Expect:

  • Confidence building activities within a fun, sociable & positive environment
  • You will achieve an accredited Level 1 Sports Leadership Qualification (SL1) covering essential leadership & teamwork skills transferable to working life
  • Highly practical - you have the opportunity to demonstrate your skills by delivering your own sports coaching sessions in the group & assist SBitC coaches across our
    community projects
  • 1 hour volunteer led workshops per week covering confidence, health/well-being & employability skills One-to-one support & guidance from our Inclusion Coordinator

Important Info:

  • This programme is limited to those who are not in any paid work (i.e. retired, disabled, receiving ESA, IB or IS; or not in receipt of benefits)
  • This is a FREE programme and participants can still claim their benefits whilst taking part
  • Participants will be able to claim expenses such as childcare costs & travel
  • Upon completion of the programme participants will receive two Coventry City F.C home game tickets & will be presented with their certificate on he pitch.

Enrolment Process:

  • Get in touch!
  • Establish your expectations & goals
  • Arrange travel (i.e. bus pass)
  • Give you an opportunity to discuss & ask any questions about the programme
  • Complete the registration form & provide relevant documents evidencing your
    right to work in the UK & that you’re not in paid work


Accelerate is a Building Better Opportunities Project funded by the European Social
Fund and the National Lottery Community Fund. For ages 19+

Courses running over a 4 day period


Alex Jane - Inclusion Coordinator
02476 786 349 |

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