fbpx FT Opportunities May 2020 - London Youth
Hi all,

I hope you, your close ones, your young people and your wider community are all well. 

We have put together a list of online training and toolkits that we can use at this time to continue our development. Not all of the items on the list are age specific so can be completed by youth professionals and young people alike.
Workshop Name
Overview of Training/Workshop Cost Who for Certifciated How to access
UK Coaching - Mental Health First Aid Gain knowledge, skills and confidence to better understand and support people living with mental health problems. Learn how to create a positive environment to ensure everyone enjoys the benefits of being active and want to keep coming back Free
(till end August)
Young People and Staff Certificate of Completion https://www.ukcoaching.org/courses/learn-at-home/mental-health-awareness-for-sport-and-physical-act
Adverse Childhood Experiences Identify and understand how adverse experiences when growing up have an impact. Understand tools and structures to use to build resilience and counteract these previous experiences Free  Young People and Staff Certificate of Completion https://www.acesonlinelearning.com/
Unconcious Bias A series of annoymous tests across several themes to understand unconscious bias thinking. From these, you can organise an online discussion/debate with your young people and consider what you need to consider in your commuity sports workforce approaches to counteract these. Very useful when considering Sport for Social Integration. Free  Young People and Staff n/a https://implicit.harvard.edu/implicit/uk/
Creative Access - Wednesday Workshops and Thursday Thoughts Weekly employability webinars to support you on your creative journeys (Wednesday's). Weekly inspirational talks from leading figures in the creative industry (Thursday's) Free  Young People n/a https://creativeaccess.org.uk/news-and-events/#
Barclays Life Skills Spin the Wheel of Strengths and reflect on not only your skills, but your interests and personality traits, and how to develop them further to support your future. Free  Young People Mixture https://barclayslifeskills.com/young-people/
National Careers - Skills Toolit The Skills Toolkit is made up of free online courses, tools and resources to improve digital and numeracy skills. Introductory to Advanced levels available Free  Young People Mixture https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/find-a-course/the-skills-toolkit#advanced
UK Coaching - Being the best you can be A range of eLearning, online classrooms and webinars to equip coaches with the knowledge and skills to operate confidently and competently so that they can meet the wants, needs and dreams of the people they coach Mixture Young People and Staff Mixture https://www.ukcoaching.org/courses
Sports Leaders UK - Raising Resilience Raising Resilience Knowledge (what resilience is and what it means to you) and Demonstrating Resilience (planning, doing, reviewing and activity) Free  Young People Certificate of Completion https://www.sportsleaders.org/qualifications-programmes/covid-19-support-resources-raising-resilience
The FA - The Boot Room A range of videos, interviews and courses for those looking to developing their football coaching skills and broaden their thinking Mixture Young People and Staff Mixture http://www.thefa.com/learning
British Gymnastics - Inclusive Coaching The interactive course, explains how clubs, coaches and other deliverers of gymnastics, can engage disabled people into gymnastics classes. Access only for British Gymnastic members Free  Young People and Staff Certificate of Completion http://www.activityalliance.org.uk/news/5721-british-gymnastics-launches-new-inclusive-coaching-elearning-course
Street League - Fitness Instructor Level 2 online Fitness Instructor Qualification for young people aged 16 - 18 not in education, training or employment. Free  Young People Qualification To enquire, please email jessica.gatefield@streetleague or call her on 07814 625973. Looking to start in June so don't miss out
Leap Confronting Confict A 10 week personalised rolling programme for girls and young women aged 13 - 25. Focusing on leadership, goal setting, wellbeing and mental health and managing conflict Free  Young People Mixture Please see attachment. To enquire, please email kianu.glasgow@leapcc.org.uk or call her on 07384219005
Stay safe all, and as always please do not hesitate to get in touch with us.

All the best,
Rebekah Keane l Employability Programme Officer
47 – 49 Pitfield Street, London N1 6DA
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