Advantage is an award-winning organisation based in Northern Ireland that has been providing services for young people around the world for more than twenty-five years. Advantage is widely recognised as a specialist in its field having designed and delivered projects for public and private sector organisations, both nationally and internationally.


We have worked with students, young graduates and young business owners and we have worked with the hardest to reach and most vulnerable in society, including prisoners, young people with mental health challenges and those furthest from the labour market.


We have worked in areas of conflict, such as Iraq and Uganda, in geographically hostile environments, such as Siberia and the Arctic, and in challenging environments such as prisons, squatter camps and militarised zones. We provide a creative, innovative, cost-effective approach to doing difficult jobs in difficult places.


All our efforts have one aim in common, to...


                                                                        ...UNLEASH THE POTENTIAL


"You have worked tirelessly with young people over the last twenty years to promote entrepreneurship and have designed, developed and delivered innovative programmes to change the hearts and minds of young people."

- First Minister of Northern Ireland

"Your innovative and strategic thinking, professional attitude to all aspects of service provision and your can-do attitude to working with our team has long been recognised and appreciated within Invest NI"

- Director, Invest NI

“I’m most grateful that you were willing to come out to this rather unforgiving environment and share your knowledge and enthusiasm with the local business community. You made a significant contribution to the success of the programme.”


- HM Consul General, Basra