The Music Programmes provides small group instruction and theory lessons for children and youth aged 7 to 29. The curriculum includes instruction in 5 musical isntruments: piano, violin, vila, guitar and drums. Instruction takes place at the Fifth District Resource Centre in Huntums' Ghut. Instruction takes place Monday through Friday between 3:30 and 5:30 p.m.
The Be YOUth Centre is a space created specifically for the youth to provide them with a safe space, a social space, and a learning space. It is a space that encourages self-development and fosters empowerment.
This programme offers on-the-job paid work experience in a variety of trade areas for interested youth ages 18 to 29. The Apprenticeship Programme is available to young persons between the ages of 18 to 29 who have been registered at the Youth Employment Services and are currently unemployed. It is mandatory that they must first be registered with YES.
Full-time music teacher at the Elmore Stoutt High School and part-time music teacher at the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports and Harrigan’s Music School, Brent Hoyte has been announced as the face of the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports (DYAS).