Most of the youth workers want to be good leaders and improve their leadership skills: to be more inspiring and motivating, have clear vision and goals, to be able to lead a team. You can learn about leadership from books, training courses, seminars, TED talks, and youtube videos. However, it is a long-term practice and training that is
essential for becoming a youth leader.
Braveheart is the second run of the TC, which was first held in 2017. Based on the feedback of our participants and our experience, we improved some parts to be even more suitable for youth workers and their needs. So, you will experience a tuned TC!
The training course is based on our long-term experience in training youth, teachers and corporate leaders. It is a three-phase training course it means that the same participants will take part in all three phases: the winter phase is in February 2019 (16-24th), 2nd phase in May (22-26th) and the 3rd in August (21-25th). We work with the methods of experiential and outdoor learning that we've been using since 2006. We put stress on practical training with real effects rather than learning theoretical background. The ratio of practical training to theory is
The training course is supported by the Erasmus+ program. Accommodation, food and travel expenses are fully covered. Participation fee is €150. You will get €100 back if you take part in all phases of the project.
WHAT YOU WILL EXPERIENCE:
• explore yourself as a leader and assess leadership skills you want to develop
• learn about yourself from self-reflection and personal feedback from others
• step out of your comfort zone (e.g. sleeping 2 nights outside in a tent)
• take part in physically and mentally challenging games
• group reflections and sharing
• plan and realize your personal project, prepare and lead different activities
We are looking for three participants to join the Training Course (It is mandatory to attend all the phases of the TC)
Please read the carefully the Info Pack
If you are interested please fill up the Application Form
Application deadline: 5/11/2018