Testimonials

Testimonials

Feedback from schools in recent years frequently included comments on the following lines:

The content of the presentation was excellent, very relevant and up to date. The style of the presentation meant that pupils had an active role throughout… we hope that these presentations will continue to run in future years.”Bridge of Don Academy, Aberdeen
“Excellent, very informative and provided good practical advice. Pupils had a reality check working out budgets for university life.”
Airdrie Academy, North Lanarkshire
“The three sessions were well presented and were relevant to the target audience… The session which made most impact was the one on savings, as it clearly brought out the importance and benefits of starting to save early.”
Brae High School, Shetlands
“Excellent- delivery pitched at appropriate level. Good mix of theory and practical activities to involve pupils.”
Braidhurst High School, North Lanarkshire
“Excellent presentation- pupils enjoyed all talks and spoke about them afterwards; also enjoyed people out with school giving them information; excellent life skills, especially CREDIT, good current, up to date information – appreciated by pupils and staff!”
Blairgowrie High School, Perthshire
“The presentation was very well received by pupils and feedback was positive. A very valuable lesson that we are keen to continue with.”
Boclair Academy, Bearsden
“The presentations were informative, practical and would most certainly help benefit the senior pupils… The Stewart Ivory programme is most certainly one we hope to retain as a permanent feature in our school calendar.”
Coatbridge High School, North Lanarkshire
“The school appreciates SIFET’s input to the S6 Careers Programme and staff are grateful that he annually makes the journey to Campbeltown.”
Campeltown Grammar, Argyll & Bute
“Pupils are now more aware of the financial costs of going to uni / living away from home. Good information given on lending options and how to avoid debt.”
Broxburn Academy, West Lothian
“Fantastic. Very well presented and delivered and very clear messages… Excellent discussion and group work activity… Pupils engaged well and took a real interest.”
Currie High School