Belfast Employment Academies provide specialist training to help you get a job or become your own boss.
To register for a place on our academies, please complete the following form. You can select as many academies as you want.
Please select the employment academy you are interested in.
You must complete the fields marked with an asterisk *
First name *
Phone number *
Enter full postcode to find the address
Are you currently unemployed or working less than 16 hours per week? *
Are you currently participating on Steps to Success? *
When we have assessed what support you require, our first point of contact with you is usually via telephone or email. Do you require any reasonable adjustments for contacting you (for example interpretation services, email or letter contact only)?
Please tick the box if you would like to receive regular updates in the form of a newsletter from Belfast City Council’s Economic Development unit or information relating to any other programmes or events that the unit may be running.
Information provided through our programmes of support and services are for general information purposes only. Information provided is from Belfast City Council. Whilst we shall use reasonable endeavours to ensure the information and advice we provide is up to date and accurate, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained within our suite of programme support, for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information or advice provided is therefore strictly at your own risk and Belfast City Council shall have no liability to you in respect of same.
Belfast City Council is the Data Controller under Data Protection legislation and will use the information that you provide for the purposes of processing your request for access to business support. In this instance Belfast City Council will process personal data under Article 6(1)(e) of the General Data Protection Regulation as it is providing a business support service for the performance of a public task undertaken by the council. Additionally, you are providing your personal data to the council consensually and it is accepted that you are agreeing for the council to hold and use your personal data for this specific purpose.
Personal data may be shared internally within the council with staff who are involved in providing business support and on occasions, between departments with the purpose of supporting an effective delivery of service. Additionally, for you to receive the most appropriate business support, Belfast City Council is required to share your personal data with other organisations who run specific programmes on behalf of the council’s Economic Development Unit. Please note, this sharing is essential for you to proceed on to a particular programme and therefore your details are shared solely for the purpose of business support provision. Your personal data will only be shared with an organisation that will provide you with the correct assistance and advice focusing on your needs. The organisations involved are data controllers in their own right under Data Protection legislation and have a legal obligation to ensure they process your personal data safely and securely and in line with the General Data Protection Regulation.
Belfast City Council will not share or disclose your personal data to any other organisation without your consent or unless the law places an obligation on the council to do so.
Personal data is held and stored by Belfast City Council in a safe and secure manner and in compliance with Data Protection legislation. Your personal data is also held in line with the council’s Records Retention and Disposal Schedule. If you have a query regarding your personal data or you wish access to it, please contact the Belfast City Council’s Economic Development Unit on 0278 9027 0482.