Girls aged 16+ are able to undertake the certification, which includes completing a minimum of 36 hours training and an assessment. This includes one evening a week for 10 weeks and a few full days (Sundays). The course is normally completed within a term.
This is an internationally recognised qualification which will allow girls to find work as part of a gap year once leaving QM. The course promotes teamwork, decision making and leadership skills. This can also be used towards the Skills & Service elements of the Gold Duke of Edinburgh award.