BT has become the first headline sponsor of Avado’s FastFutures programme, a digital business skills programme for young people aged 18-24. This extends BT’s relationship with FastFutures from founding partner to lead sponsor.

BT Group and Avado have partnered to provide work-ready skills to more than 1,000 young people, as part of BT’s manifesto to deliver digital skills training to 25 million across the UK by 2026. Launched in 2020, FastFutures has delivered digital work skills training to more than 5,000 young people. The partnership sees BT enroll its 1,000th young person on the programme. The 12-week online course includes modules on data, finance, innovation, marketing, teamwork and diversity.

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Nilesh Jha