„Ready, Steady, go!“ is an advanced level training course, aimed at experienced volunteers wanting to become active a trainer within DBYN's pool of trainers or beyond. The main aim of the training course is to strengthen young people to be a resource to others by providing them with competences that can improve their role as trainers on a local and international level.
The training course takes place 30/07-05/08/2018 in the Aktionszentrum Benediktbeuern, Germany. This is our advanced level our training structure.
The trainers will build a specific training programme based on the needs of the participants. For this the participants will need to complete a personal assessment form as part of their registration. As we will explore experiential learning and peer education in the training course, it is likely that the participants will be asked to prepare training session in advance, which they deliver during the training course themselves.
The training course puts forward 4 objectives:
Costs & Application process
The pax of this training course are expected to become active as a trainer on future DBYN training projects, applying DBYN’s educational methodology. These activities can be youth exchanges, training courses, seminars and study visits. Apart from this they can get involved in the training structures of our member organisations. A specific role they can play here is the training, coaching and follow-up of international volunteers abroad, or mentoring of international volunteers who carrying out a voluntary service in their local communities. We expect to be active within DBYN for at least a period of 3 years. In order to attain this outcome we’d put forward following profile:
The training course took place at Aktionszentrum Benediktbeuern. The Aktionszentrum is a training and retreat centre mainly targetted at young people: school groups, volunteers, EVS volunteers, international youth groups, youth workers ... The Aktionszentrum is part of the larger historical site of the 'Kloster Benediktbeuern'. This site includes amongst others a youth hostel, a centre for culture and environment, a bachelor college for social youth work, ...
More info: https://www.aktionszentrum.de/