Empowered Youth

Inspiring Young Minds

Empowered Youth is an internationally
recognised skills-development Academy.


Often compared to a “modern-day finishing school”; Empowered Youth’s live and interactive coaching classes are hosted online at our state-of-the-art 3D virtual world where we teach and implement the “Prosperity Programme”- a carefully designed curriculum built on the four foundational pillars of Wealth, Health, Happiness and Success.

We bridge the gap of the transitional years between teenager and adult by developing essential real-world-readiness skills. Our coaches are subject-matter experts that inspire, guide and mentor young people to live their ultimate lives.


Students learn the most important skills needed in life that aren’t taught by traditional education providers – They are handed a strategy for success as they are equipped with the abilities and self-belief to live extraordinary lives. In short, we unlock children’s potential and empower their growth into strong-minded and confident individuals- This transforms them into the most authentic versions of themselves, giving them an overwhelming advantage in life!”

-Dene Botha: Co-founder and CEO

The internationally recognised skills development academy is dedicated to providing young people with the tools, abilities and beliefs they need to live prosperous lives.

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Teacher Support


The internationally recognised skills development academy is dedicated to providing young people with the tools, abilities and beliefs they need to live prosperous lives.

We host:

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Most Innovative Academy Award

London, 16 August 2023 — Empowered Youth is thrilled to announce its prestigious recognition as…

Incredible impact achieved

London, 14 July 2023 - Plumstead Manor School, in partnership with Empowered Youth, successfully hosted…

Empowered Youth Launches the Young Mavericks Academy

Empowered Youth is proud to announce the launch of its innovative online educational program, the…


Empowered Youth is an assessed and approved Gatsby Benchmark Provider. We deliver on benchmarks 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 (there are 8 in total)

"As a teenager who had no sense of direction, the Academy has helped me find myself; to find my purpose, and has kept me out of trouble. They have taught me lessons in life that I couldn't possibly have learnt at school."
Fretson (19)

Fretson (19)

"I am a young woman living with a disability called cerebral palsy. Empowered Youth has truly transformed my life, and helped me view things differently within my own community and country."
Emily (22)


"I know that, with the guidance of Empowered Youth, I will make a difference in people's lives. And now I’m 100% dedicated to do just that!"
Vuyo (21)

Vuyo Joboda

"Ever since I enrolled into the Empowered Youth Academy, my life has been filled with positivity. Through their coaching I've gained confidence, courage and the ability to know what I need to do in order to reach my dreams."
Precious (19)


"Empowered Youth has inspired me to demand more from life and has encouraged me to work smarter for what I want. I’ve had the BEST experience and I know it will benefit me throughout my life!"
Aveleigh (17)

Aveleigh (17)

"My honest feedback is that its an extraordinary, creative and highly educational online course which I found myself glued up into when I was doing it."
Chase (20)

Chase (20)

"I like how the Empowered Youth tutorials are structured and how Mr. Dene made it entertaining by presentation the lessons in a fun and interactive manner. This is how teaching should be done!"
Stephen (18)

Stephen (18)

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“The youth of today are our most powerful asset.” – Dene Botha – CEO at Empowered Youth

We’re always looking to engage with students, parents, educators, corporate partners, government departments, and like-minded innovators. If you’d like to discuss how we can add value to your life, college, youth group, company, or anything else, then please don’t hesitate to send us a message.


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