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"SUWC assists people to make positive choices and implement them into their life immediately and successfully," Mrs Flanagan said.

A group of long term unemployed community members are now able to hold their heads a little higher thanks to an intensive course aimed at boosting their self esteem.

The Best Western Alexander Motel hosted the five day course which culminated with a graduation ceremony on the Friday.

The course was brought to Whyalla with the aid of local employment coordinator Andrea Broadfoot who met Mr Flanagan at a forum in Adelaide more than 12 months ago.

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Ms Broadfoot worked with Adelaide School of Comedy to bring the course to the region.

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The ceremony included a special lunch with invited guests including employment agency representatives, Whyalla City Council mayor Jim Pollock, member for Giles Eddie Hughes and councillor Merton Hodge.

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More than 20 participants, referred through local employment agencies, were helped to discover the best person they can be through the same techniques used for teaching stand up comedy.

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Over the course of a Saucony Letterman business week, participants were encouraged to identify the problem or problems that were holding their self confidence back and look for the answer to release these.

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"The transformational process that people go through during their time in the program is amazing," Mrs Flanagan said.

A short DVD presentation showed the change in the participants through the progression of the course followed by a presentation of dog tags and a certificate to all participants.

"The lights come on in people's eyes and faces as they learn how to stand in the power of their positive choices." Stand Up with Confidence course administrator Sue Flanagan

Stand Up with Confidence principal Dave Flanagan and his wife, course administrator Sue Flanagan, started the course five years ago to aid long term unemployed persons to have the confidence in themselves to gain employment.

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Stand Up with Confidence is interested in developing partnerships in regional areas to support people who are very long term jobseekers, or experiencing low confidence and self esteem.

A partnership between Adelaide School of Comedy and local Job Services Australia providers, the course is based on the principle: you have to find yourself before Reebok One Rush

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Mr Flanagan said the first ingredient of being funny was being confident which saw participants learn things like improvisation and comedy techniques.

you can find a job.

Interested people can contact the Adelaide School of Comedy 8361 2672

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Pictured at the graduation ceremony were (from left) member for Giles Eddie Hughes, mayor Jim Pollock, councillor Merton Hodge, Stand Up with Confidence principal Dave Flanagan, local employment coordinator Andrea Broadfoot and Stand Up With Confidence course administrator Sue Flanagan.

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