Online course: Are You(th) Aware?

Location: Online, Belgium

Dates: 9-11 November 2020

Participating countries: Erasmus+: Youth in Action Programme countries, Partner Countries Neighbouring the EU

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Number of participants: 24

Organizer: JINT

Deadline to apply: 18 October 2020

Date of Selection: 26 October 2020

Inquiries about this project: Yannick De Schaepmeester at:

Costs: FREE

Are You(th) Aware?

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Self-awareness and well-being are essential for any person facing the challenges of a fast changing and ambiguous life. This online training will help you to foster these qualities in yourself and young people.

Main Aim

To develop competences on how to foster self-awareness and wellbeing in Youth Work. This training course provides a safe learning space for participants to get a better understanding on the topic of wellbeing, approach self-awereness and wellbeing competences in themselves and towards the youth they work with.

Objectives of the training

The training consists of a series of online workshops based on non formal learning approaches that aim:

  • To enhance the self-awareness of youth workers and young leaders in regards to their personal well-being, enabling them to act as role models of healthy lifestyles for young people.
  • To provide youth workers with non formal learning tools to cultivate wellbeing and self-awareness in young people.
  • To promote self-awareness and wellbeing as key attributes of happiness and harmony in human life and relationships.

Learning outcomes

  • Participants get time to reflect on themselves
  • Participants increase their self-awareness
  • Participants learn to enhance their well-being
  • Participants get a better understanding on the topic of wellbeing
  • Participants reflect on the youth needs of the youth they work with
  • Participants explore their own experiences and knowledge on well-being
  • Participants explore tools to foster wellbeing in youth
  • Participants are encouraged to continue their learning practice on wellbeing and self-awareness

Online tools that wil be used during this training course: Zoom, Jamboard.

There will be no recording during Zoom sessions.

Expected time investment:

  • Every day from 10:00 to 12:00  and from 15:30 to 17:00
  • Optional sessions (on 2nd and 3rd day) will be from 9:30 to 10:00
  • Throughout the whole training course Central European Timezone (Brussels time) will be used.