Premier Skills draws upon the Premier League’s global appeal and expertise in delivering community programmes in the UK, alongside the British Council’s global network, track record of delivery and world class expertise in English.
Through Premier Skills, young people, including the most vulnerable in society, are given opportunities to become better integrated into their local communities, to develop their skills for employability and raise their self-esteem.
Through Premier Skills English, teachers and learners of English are given free, compelling learning materials, drawing on football-based content from the most exciting football league in the world.
Since 2007, Premier Skills has run in 29 countries: Afghanistan, Botswana, Brazil, China, Egypt, Ethiopia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, Myanmar, Nigeria, Qatar, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Tunisia, Uganda, USA, Vietnam and Zambia. Premier Skills has also previously operated in Cameroon, Singapore, Malawi and Morocco.