ATOQ (Advanced Training On Quality) for Youth Exchanges -
11-16 February 2014 | Matera, Italy
ATOQ is a training course to increase quality within youth exchanges. An international group of youth workers will look back to past experience(s), focus on quality aspects and improve management competences in order to raise quality in future exchanges
The aim of the ATOQ is to support experienced youth workers/leaders in increasing the quality of the European youth exchanges they set up within the Youth in Action Programme.
The ATOQ will provide the participants with opportunities to:
1. Critically reflect upon their previous international youth exchange experience(s) and the impact on young people;
2. Increase the understanding of different quality aspects of youth exchanges such as: active participation of young people , involvement of promoters and stakeholders, diversity and intercultural learning, European dimension and citizenship;
3. Experience a non-formal learning process and understand its importance in youth exchanges;
4. Improve their project management competences ( knowledge, skills and attitudes) in order to better organise the different phases of a youth exchange
Application deadline: January 6
Training overview: http://trainings.salto-youth.net/3971
This Training Course is for 32 participants from Austria, Belgium – DE, Belgium – FL, Belgium – FR, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, EASTERN EUROPE AND CAUCASUS , SOUTH-EAST EUROPE and recommended for Youth workers, Youth leaders
Working language(s): English
Organizer: Italian National Agency “Youth in Action” (National Agency)
Co-organizer(s): Greek National Agency “Youth in Action” (National Agency)
Contact for questions: Fabiana Di Carlo
Before applying please contact the NA of your residence country to check if it is involved in this concrete project and committed to cover travel costs. NB! Learn about possible participation fee and other relevant rules.
Board, lodging and programme costs will be provided and paid for by the Italian National Agency, in cooperation with the Greek National Agency.
Travel costs will be covered by your local National Agency (in case you will be selected).
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.
In most cases National Agencies ask for a participant contribution. Check with your National Agency.