We run a wide range of services and projects, including:
• Interior Decoration
• Handmade or Hand ties
• Media Training
• Alternative education provision for KS3,4 & 5
We are providers of vocational training skills in the fields of Interior Decoration and Media skills to people who have experienced drop out, homelessness, long term unemployment and vulnerability. We also provide counselling and advice to the general public. Our Goal (Changing lives through professional vocational skills) Our goal is to support people to use professional vocational skills to turn their lives around.
One on One Bestspoke Presentation
We offer One to One and bespoke training which is run by our media coach who has been training camera communication skills for over ten years. Our Coaches are regular lecturer at experienced broadcasting and radio stations and have firsthand experience as a TV Presenters & Directors giving them the unique position of understanding presenter’s issues and concerns as well as the needs and demands of a Director.
During your One to One training we can focus on your unique presenting style and cover specific areas that are important to you. We can arrange a 'One to One' media training session for individuals or specifically designed training courses for charities.
Common requests for One to One Bespoke media training include:
TV PRESENTING COURSE
Always wanted to try TV Presenting? This is a great way to start out in a safe and friendly environment working with some of the industry's top media coaches. Ideal if you're wondering if presenting is for you and have always wanted to find out. You'll get instruction in how to address the camera and make your own unique style stand out as well as learning some of the secrets the professionals use to always appear calm, cool and in control. This is the perfect experience day or an ideal gift.
Many people find that as soon as the camera starts turning they get nervous, really nervous, and some have described it as a fear. Our training courses have helped hundreds of people get over that camera anxiety and allowed their personalities to flood through in a safe, friendly and professional environment. After the course our students say that they are super confident in front of the camera and they've also learnt all the points below.
Show reels are the most important tool for a TV Presenter, if you don't have a good show reel you won't get seen and if you don't get seen you won't get work! So it's absolutely essential that you choose a company who know exactly what they are doing when it comes to producing show reels.
What to look for in a good showreel
3 to 4 minutes long. Directors and Agents are busy people they simply don’t have time to watch 20 minutes of 'waffle' in the hope of seeing a glimpse of some strong work. Variety of the best short clips showing the presenter communicating with the camera and other people naturally, confidently and with a personality that makes it interesting to watch. No long intros, title sequences or graphics stings. They just want to see if you can present and how you come across on camera. The inclusion of these can give your reel a professional feel but it's a delicate balance of how much is too much. Make sure you get it right! Quality filming with professional camera equipment and professional editing.
If you're new to TV Presenting or just need to brush up on existing skills don't miss out on this essential guide. A TV Coach takes you through this exciting training program, packed with tips & techniques to make your presenting stand out and help you get that TV Presenting job. Content includes: • TV Presenting techniques.
• Creative & mental approach.
• Auto cue techniques.
• Auditions, how to succeed.
• Industry terms and techniques.
• Secrets the professionals use.
• And much more.
Skills training charity provides a professional and confidential counseling service within the London community. Its counselors are trained in counseling and abide by the code of ethics of the British Association for Counseling and Psychotherapy. They are all practicing Christians and work under regular supervision.
Counseling is offered to all, regardless of background, gender, sexual orientation, religious or ethnic origin, and can offer help to individuals experiencing a variety of difficulties such as: stress, depression anxiety or confusion, redundancy retirement or work related issues, relationship or family difficulties, bereavement or loss and abuse.
Skills training charity offers a supportive relationship within which thoughts and feelings around current or past difficulties can be safely shared and explored. Clients are helped to gain new insights into their situation, which may empower them to respond differently to their problems and difficulties.
Services Relationship Counselling
Relationship counselling helps you to make the most of your relationships, past, present or future. Skills training charity can help you even if you are not currently in a relationship. We are here to help with the major crises in people’s relationships. We are the first source of help when people face divorce or separation; affairs or major conflict. But we are also here for the worries that might seem trivial or minor. Even if things are going perfectly for you, we can help keep things that way. We can help you to find the support that is best for you and at a time to fit in with your life.
Children & Young Persons Counselling
Children and young people's counselling is for any young person who is having problems. With more and more young people coming to Skills training charity with issues as far apart as depression and mental health problems to issues with their parents or people at school, coming to see a Skills training charity counsellor helps because they are independent from school and home life.