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MAP course

Course Details

  • When? Week 1 Wednesday 14th August 2024
  • Week 2 Wednesday 21st August 2024
  • Week 3 Wednesday 28th August 2024
  • Where? 222 Leith Walk, Edinburgh, EH6 5EQ
  • Participants? Open to anyone aged 16+ who is either unemployed or, working 16hrs or less, or is in unstable work such as zero hours contracts
  • How Long? 10:00 to 13:00
  • What does it cost? free
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    Please email if you can’t make all 3 workshop dates.

The map (motivation, aspirations, progression) course is a series of workshops designed to help you improve your employability by building your confidence, self-esteem and communication skills.

It includes individual self-reflection, combined with group work, constructive questioning, discussion and feedback.

A workbook will be provided for you to complete during the course and in your own time.

The course will cover

  • Evaluation of your current situation and assessment of skills & values
  • Confidence and transferable skills
  • CVs and job interviews

Post course options

  • Individual one-to-one employability coaching
  • Help to secure volunteering and/or employment


If you can identify with or are curious about any of this and would like to find out more about the course or the facilitator please email or call 0131 225 0630 and ask for Sophia.



A very useful course! I thoroughly enjoyed it. Thank you!
The training provided many useful tips and ideas that I hope to take forward to improve my employability.
I now feel better equipped to look for work.