*Justice Secretary Keith Brown commends charity for creative approach during pandemic* Scotland’s largest sail-training charity will recommence its youth work on the waves this week – following a 15-month wait on the shores of Greenock. Ocean Youth Trust Scotland, which supports more than 800 young people each year through life-changing residential youth work at sea, […]

Introducing Children’s Rights – a 10 minute training tool

We want all young people to have access to opportunities that allow them to realise their true potential in life and make a positive contribution to their society.  A part of our vision is the recognition of, respect for and promotion of the human rights of young people. This Scottish Government training presentation gives respondents […]

First Aid Refresher Course

We’ll be running a 2-hour First Aid Refresher course via Zoom on Monday 29th March at 6.30pm. Hosted by Ann Baddeley, RYA First Aid Instructor, and Dr David Murray MBE, this will allow a one year extension to any recently expired First Aid at Sea certificates. We hope to run the full course over next […]

OYT Scotland supports Scotland’s YouthWork Manifesto

Resilient, Resourceful and Reimagined: A manifesto to support Scotland’s youth workers and young people On Tuesday 23 February, Youthlink launched its youth work manifesto for the 2021 Scottish Parliament elections, outlining three key policy commitments from politicians to support the sector through Covid-19: 1. Make access to youth work opportunities a right for young people […]

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Ocean Youth Trust Scotland
Victoria House, 5 East Blackhall Street, Greenock, PA15 1HD
Tel: +44 (0) 1475 722 722

Registered Charity, No. SC029531