Scott started on the SYMF programme in January of this year. Initially Scott found it hard to engage and could not cope with more than an hour or so in the learning centre, however working together with the tutors in Learning for Life Scott has achieved an amazing six qualifications;
City & Guilds L1 Comms, L1 ICT and L1 AON, as well as Agored qualifications in Health & safety in the Workplace, Work Experience and Internet Safety.
Scott has also been improving his employability completing his C.V. taking part in employability workshops in Learning 4 Life as well as taking part in site visits including a visit to Panasonic . Scott also gained valuable work experience, completing several days in the Robin Hood Public House and working in the kitchen in Jamie Oliver's Restaurant in Central Cardiff.
Scott is now several weeks into his six month funded placement in El Timone – a Mediterranean restaurant in Cardiff where staff have found him to be an asset to their team.