Frequently Asked Questions

  • It is recommended to have completed the “Basic soft skills” course prior to both “Applying for a role” course and “Advanced soft skills” course, but this is not essential.
  • All courses and modules can be taken completely independently.
  • The number of attendees is likely to be 8-15, courses are only finally scheduled with at least 8 attendees.
  • Attendees are grouped together as Y10 & Y11, with Y12 & Y13 as a separate group.
  • Courses and modules will be scheduled with a mixture of male and female attendees.
  • Courses and modules are scheduled at local schools, colleges or businesses and will be communicated as part of the confirmation within 2 weeks of the course running.
  • Attendees should arrive promptly prior to the start of the course and there will be no facility for waiting to be collected at the end as courses are run on private properties.
  • Courses should be self-catered by students, there are no guaranteed facilities to purchase food and drinks.
  • All trainers have documented a DBS/CRB certificate and adhere to the BOOST Life Skills Safeguarding policy.
  • Your contact details will not be shared with any 3rd party and will only be used to communicate with you over course and modules bookings, reschedules and cancellations. Your contact details remain on our database; you are able to request these at any point. We do not request from you or hold any personal banking details.

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  • Attendees will be added to a waiting list once a confirmed enquiry has been received.
  • The cost of the course is that which is communicated to you in response to your enquiry. This may differ from that shown on the website.
  • Attendees will receive a placeholder initially on receipt of 1st deposit payment (50%), followed by a confirmation within 2 weeks of the course running and a demand for 2nd payment (50%).
  • The attendee’s place is not finally confirmed until we have received cleared funds in BOOST Life Skills bank account no later than 1 week prior to course starting; we reserve the right to offer the place to another attendee if the final payment is not cleared in full at this point.
  • Electronic payments should be made payable to :

BOOST Life Skills

Bank xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Sort code xx-xx-xx

Account xxxxxxxx

Ref J. Bloggs (eg, course attendee name)

  • We do not process any cheque or cash payments.