Training course: Team it up

Location: Wałbrzych, Poland

Dates: 23-31 October 2017

Number of participants: 25

Participating countries: Bulgaria, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Spain

Organizer: WSM

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Deadline to apply: 1 October 2017

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Costs: This project is financed by Erasmus+ Programme in the field of youth. Being selected for this course, all costs (accommodation, travel etc.) relevant to participation in the course will be covered.
The travel costs will be reimbursed up to this limits: 220 euros/participant from: Romania, Bulgaria, Spain, Lithuania .
No travel reimbursement for Poland. There is no participation fee.

Team it up

Learn how to create new non-formal methods for team management. Better understand the stages of forming a team, conflict management and communication with groups of young people.


The project “Team it up – management in practice” is a training course which is financed by the European Commission through Erasmus+ programme (2014-2020), Key Action 1 in youth worker mobility.

The project will last between 1th of July 2017 until 31th of December 2017. The training course itself will take place in Ksiaz Castle in Walbrzych, Poland from 23 to 31 of October 2017 (7 days of training).

25 participants from 5 countries: Poland, Romania, Lithuania, Bulgaria and Spain will learn and share experience on what a team is and how to develop it, manage it or strengthen it in order to work more efficiently in youth work.

Goals of the training course:
1. To better understand the different types of education (formal, non-formal, informal), their specific methods and their benefits in forming a team.
2. To implement non-formal education methods with groups between 15-30 people, to be able to create our own team-building and trust building methods.
3. To have more trust in our abilities to work with big teams (20-30) of young people, to have a more open minded attitude towards young people.

Participants will acquire Knowledge about the different stages of forming a team, conflict management and communication with groups. We will not only learn in theory and by doing non-formal education methods, we will also have the opportunity to practice during two days of workshops given to the youth in high schools in Walbrzych.