For many, online misogyny is depressingly familiar. But experts report that alongside this is a growing "manosphere" of online anti-women groups, often led by charismatic male social media influencers, including Andrew Tate. Promoting a specific type of masculinity and blaming common male problems and insecurities on the rise of feminism, these hugely popular videos, podcasts […]
Training and Events
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This training is split across two days, providing full accreditation for attending both sessions. The sessions take place on Wednesday 27th September and Thursday 28th 1.30pm-4.30pm, by making one booking you’re registering to attend both parts. This course provides advanced knowledge of child protection procedures and reporting strategies and is designed for your organisation’s lead on safeguarding. […]
This event has been co-designed with care-experienced young people and explores how to effectively engage and build relationships with children and young people in care. By the end of the session, participants will understand the needs and behaviours of care experienced young people and be able to use communication tools and practical techniques to engage and […]
This series of workshops have been developed by Lifeline projects to offer an in depth look at how the mentoring quality framework supports continuous development of high quality mentoring practice as part of the mentoring support programme. The Mentoring Support Programme is an initiative funded by the Mayor of London as part of the New […]
London Youth's Inclusion Network is back! For our first meeting this year, we'll focus on supporting young people, staff and volunteers who are neurodivergent. Come along to share practice and work together to make youth work more accessible. This event is open to all - you don't need to be a London Youth member to […]
Business plans are essential for organisations that need a practical delivery action plan for their strategy. Business plans also ensure organisational understanding of purpose and direction and resource requirements, individual and departmental input for agreed beneficiary outcomes. A good business plan also forms the basis of future funding applications. This workshop will guide you on […]
This session will explore how evaluation data can be shared, disseminated and used. It will focus on: Exploring different audiences’ interests or needs How to use what you have learnt to improve what you do; including concepts like reflective practice, test and learn, action learning etc How to present and report on evaluation findings
This course is an introduction to safeguarding and child protection issues for those working in organisations that work directly with under 18’s. You will gain a basic understanding of your role in establishing a safe environment and safe working practices in protecting children and young people from harm and abuse. Benefits and learning outcomes to […]
This series of workshops have been developed by Lifeline projects as part of the Mentoring Support offer. The Mentoring Support Programme is an initiative funded by the Mayor of London as part of the New Deal for Young People mission. The mission was created to ensure that 100,000 disadvantaged young Londoners have access to high […]
This workshop aims to develop a wider understanding of how anger and aggression can be triggered and experienced by young people, including those with complex needs including neurodiversity and those that have experienced trauma and Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs). We will consider practical and appropriate strategies that youth workers can adopt, e.g. positive role models, […]
Risk Assessment Training is a key Health and Safety requirement for any organisation. The course helps you to understand each of the key steps of a risk assessment, including how to identify risks, manage hazards and determine the likelihood of harm, so that you are confident in carrying out a risk assessment for the activities […]
Successful mentoring with young people requires the time to build relationships based on trust and mutual respect. Through this, adult mentors can provide a positive role model to encourage a young person to identify and set achievable goals in all areas of their life. This makes the mentoring role unique, in that it focuses on […]
Important information about training:
- You can book a maximum of 2 people per organisation for an individual training.
- Online training is interactive, you must have connection to a microphone and cameras will be encouraged to be switched on to facilitate discussion and engagement during the session and/or in breakout rooms.
- Training Cancellation Policy – if you can no longer attend a training then please let us know at least working 3 days before the training so we can offer this training to someone on the waiting list. Cancellations made 2 working days or less before a scheduled training course may be subject to a penalty.
- We operate a waiting list for this training. If you find that a training is full and still want to attend, please email the Membership Development Support Officer. We will contact you directly before the training if there is space.