Courses in Thurrock

If you are a young person aged between 16 to 30, the Princes Trust programme has a wide offering of courses and support for people in Thurrock, and areas across Essex.  It helps:

  • improve job prospects
  • gain qualifications
  • take part in residential projects
  • take part in a community project
  • develop new skills

The Prince’s Trust offerings are only for individuals who are not in employment, education or training (NEET).

GET INTO Programme

The Prince's Trust provides free 'on-the-job' courses that will help you gain valuable experience. Working with some of the largest employers in the country, across a range of sectors, the Get Into programmes will help improve your CV and interview techniques. Some courses include a trial shift with potential job offers available at the end.

Upcoming courses

Get Started with Games Design Online— June and onwards

Eligibility: Age 16 - 25. Free one week programme. Learn how to design and code your own games with industry experts!
*June course TBC and we currently have a waiting list
Contact Steve @ EoB: 07961 994000 [email protected]

Get into Digital Communication 20th July - 31st July

Eligibility: Age 18 - 30 and not in full time employment or education.
This is delivered online as a 2 week employment programme, focussing on industry skills like; digital publishing, journalism, photography, editing and website management.

This is a great opportunity for anyone aged 18-30, looking to start a career in the Digital Communication sector – so get in touch quick to prevent them missing out.

To join the course email: [email protected]

Get Started with Nail Art

Eligibility: Age 16– 25 and not in full time employment or education.
Learn professional nail art and manicure with our partner Solis Beauty & Hair. Opportunity to progress to our Enterprise programme.
Call 0800 842 842 or visit

Development Awards

Small cash awards to help young people who are struggling to access an education, work or training opportunity due to lack of funds. Typically £100 to £150 - the award can be used to fund things such as travel, equipment, DBS checks in order to allow a young person to take up a job, college or training offer.
Call 0800 842 842 or visit