Silver Fern MotorSport Charitable Trust offers programmes and activities to support youth development in the area of automotive and motorsport.
Programmes provide training, education and mentorship to people, particularly young people who are identified as “at-risk” or disadvantaged.
Programmes offered by the Trust focus on learning new skills, goal setting, increased self-confidence and positioning youth to engage in career development training pathways or employment.
The Silver Fern MotorSport Youth Training and Mentorship Programme provides intensive hands-on automotive training and mentorship to youth who are passionate about cars. Youth are provided the opportunity to learn basic skills in automotive and motorsport, and are provided post-programme training support to pursue either long term training, work placements or employment pathways.
The programme holds CYF403 accreditation status with Child Youth and Family Services under the Ministry of Social Development.
To be accepted on the programme, the following criteria applies:
To make a referral, please complete an online referral form. Referral applications will be responded to within 72 hours of receipt of the referral.
Or if you would rather fill out the referral form on hardcopy, please click here to download and please email the form to programme Manager Ted Jarvis firstname.lastname@example.org or post to PO Box 48156 Blockhouse Bay, Auckland 0644.
The Programme provides an intensive 10-day training programme.
Post programme support is provided for up to 6-months.
Hours: Monday-Friday 9am to 4pm.
|Start Date||Finish Date|
|Intake 1.||22nd January 2018||2nd February 2018|
|Intake 2.||19th February 2018||2nd March 2018|
|Intake 3.||12th March 2018||23rd March 2018|
|Intake 4.||16th April 2018||27th April 2018|
|Intake 5.||14th May 2018||25th May 2018|
|Intake 6.||11th June 2018||22nd June 2018|
|Intake 7.||9th July 2018||20th July 2018|
|Intake 8.||6th August 2018||17th August 2018|
|Intake 9.||3rd September 2018||14th September 2018|
|Intake 10.||2nd October 2017||13th October 2017|
|Intake 10b.||16th October 2017||27th October 2017|
|Intake 11.||30th October 2017||10th November 2017|
There is no cost to participants to attend the programme. All food is provided to youth participants attending the programme. Youth must provide own means of transport to attend the programme. Transport is provided to visit offsite locations.
The Programme is provided at the Silver Fern MotorSport Training Facility located at 4087B Great North Road, Glen Eden, Auckland.
For enquires about the programmes we offer, please contact Programme Manager Ted Jarvis