6-11 April 2013 | Arnhem, Netherlands
Organizer: Youth in Action Netherlands (National Agency)
For 25 participants from YOUTH IN ACTION PROGRAMME COUNTRIES
Recommended for Youth workers
Working language(s): English
Taking Chances! is a training on the spirit of initiative and entrepreneurial attitude for youth workers in inclusive youthwork.
Empowerment of young people, the spirit of initiative and entrepreneurial learning are key words in this training. Why? Because that’s where many things start when it comes to opportunities and chances for young people to change, also when it comes to employment. This training is about how to stimulate and spark a mindset and attitude amongst your young people in Taking Chances!
Entrepreneurship and personal leadership are a necessity to take a next step and succeed in life.
Active citizenship is the opposite of victim behavior. Youth in Action is a programme that offers opportunities for youngsters. Youth workers, teachers, educators can use this programme to stimulate and develop personal leadership and entrepreneurial qualities of young people. We aim at inclusive youth work.
This training is delivered within the framework of non-formal education. The participants will potentially develop future (YIA) projects and other youth projects together.
By the end of this training course you will have:
1) Developed and experienced the skills and attitude of initiative and entrepreneurship yourself
2) Learned tools and methods to develop the skills and attitude of initiative and entrepreneurship with your target group.
3) Improved your theoretical understanding of the different aspects of initiative and entrepreneurship
4) Translated all these aspects to your local reality
5) Exchanged practical (international) tips and tools for working with young people.
This project is financed by the Youth in Action Programme. Being selected for this course, all costs (accommodation, travel, visa, etc.) relevant to participation in the course will be covered by the NAs involved in this project - except a participation fee which varies from call to call and country to country. Please contact your NA to learn more about the financial details, and how to arrange the booking of your travel tickets and the reimbursement of your travel expenses.
Application deadline: 2013-02-24
Date of selection: 2013-03-07
How to apply:
Description of application procedure for Hungarian applicants (please read it before applying):
Általános információk 2013.pdf
Note: Hungarian applicants are expected to apply on a Hungarian and on an English application form, too.
Hungarian application form:
Jelentkezési lap 2013_454.doc
Application form in English:
For any questions or more information please contact:
NCSSZI - Fiatalok Lendületben Programiroda
NIFSP - Youth in Action Program Office
1134 Budapest, Tüzér utca 33-35.
Honlap: www.mobilitas.hu ; www.eurodesk.hu