Training courses accredited by Action4Youth
Our aim is to provide our members with access to quality, subsidised training ensuring that cost isn’t a barrier to up-skilling staff and volunteers.
All training is designed to focus on the needs of your organisation to best support you in your youth setting and is delivered by experienced and knowledgeable trainers.
All workshops are booked online and payment can be by BACS or invoice.
We can offer training in your own setting for 8-12 people and tailor it to your organisational needs. Please contact us to discuss further .
If you are interested in training that isn’t listed or have any queries please contact Sarah Simmons, Training Officer on [email protected] or call 07391 408594.
Courses are subsidised and therefore you are required to be a member to access it. To become a member and view the additional benefits for your club visit click here.
Emergency First Aid at Work
This 6 hour accredited training delivered by HealhTec is delivered in an interactive way and covers first aid you need in your organisation. This programme meets the requirements of the Health and Safety Executive for first aiders working in low risk environments (eg offices, shops, residential care settings etc).
For costs click on the relevant event below.
This is a 2 hour workshop has been designed to give new volunteers an introduction to safeguarding as well as updating those who require a refresher.
- Identify legislation which safeguards and protects children
- Explain the types of abuse and recognise the signs and indicators
- Identify the process for handling disclosures
- Explain how to report concerns
For costs please click on the dates below.
Book a training Course
We can deliver the training courses to you at your venue. To get started please call us on 0300 003 2334 to book your chosen course on your chosen date with your venue info.
For tailored/bespoke training please contact [email protected]
As a member of Action4Youth you get access to highly subsidised, low cost training courses and workshops in Safeguarding, First Aid, Introduction to Youth Work and Equality & Diversity.
Courses and workshops are usually delivered at our Aylesbury offices but can also be brought to you and delivered specifically to your group on your premises.
If a course is delivered at your premises, fees to clubs and organisations in membership of Action4Youth are £120 (for up to 10 people) plus return travel expenses to your location (at 0.45p per mile). Price per additional person is £13pp.
Training is subsidised for A4Y members and costs reflect this and we use members venues across Buckinghamshire where possible to keep costs down.
If you have 6 or more people requiring the same training please contact Sarah Simmons for training delivered on your site at the cost of £120 for up to 10 people. Price per additional person is £13 pp up to a maximum of 15.
Training Calendar 2019
Upcoming Events › youth group training
Safeguarding Essentials is a training course for youth groups designed to deliver the following objectives: Identify legislation which safeguards and protects children Explain the types of abuse and recognise the signs and indicators Identify the process for handling disclosures Explain how to report concerns Maximum of 12 people available for this course, to be held at Action4Youth offices in Aylesbury.Find out more »
This qualification will equip attendees to deal with a variety of first aid situations or incidents they may come across in their youth environment. It is an interactive experience delivered through practical learning relevant to situations by experienced and engaging trainers. The course is 6 hours and must be attended in full to receive certification. Event location to be confirmed. Pre- requisites: Attendees are required to be over 18 years old Individuals must be in clubs who are current members…Find out more »
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