Youth in Mossel Bay are invited to apply for training at the Chrysalis Academy. The target group is youth at risk between the ages of 18 – 25 years and who have passed Grade 9.
The Chrysalis Academy is a youth development organisation established in 2000. The organisation is based at the Porter Estate in Tokai, Cape Town.
The aim of the Chrysalis Academy is to steer young people away from crime, drugs and gangsterism and to teach them to become socially responsible adults and strong, positive community leaders.
The training consists of four sequential phases for the duration of 3 months with the following outcomes:
Established daily routine, including discipline, personal hygiene and goal setting.
Outdoor activities to test limits and the importance of teamwork.
Exposure to a wide range of practical courses, such as welding and woodwork, business administration, etc.
Implement practical skills and positive personal qualities acquired in the community.
Requirements: 18 – 25 years of age Grade 9 Unemployed and not in school
Resident of the Western Cape. No criminal record.
Costs: You only need transport to and from Mossel Bay.
For more information and applications:
Kindly contact the Youth Office on (044) 606-5224 or visit us at the Indoor Sport Centre in Extension 23 or visit the website www.chrysalisacademy.org.za