Training Opportunities

To receive regular email updates about training opportunities in youth & children’s work,

email:[email protected] with your request.

Core Skills for Children’s Workers


Saturday 1st October 2016

9:30am – 2:45pm

Crawley Baptist Church

Download the flyer and application form here.

Minibus Assessed Drivers course

If you need to do this in preparation for driving a group of children or young people, click on the link to find out about some courses in Kent.

Longer Accredited Courses

ENGAGE Youth and Children’s Ministry courses, developed by Centre for Youth Ministry (CYM), are designed for serious volunteers and part-time youth workers and lead to a nationally recognised qualification. These courses are delivered at different venues around the UK. For more details click here to visit the CYM website.

Leading Children a module within the distance learning Certificate in Christian Studies offered by St. John’s College, Nottingham. Click here for more details.

Other Local Training Provision

For information about other local training opportunities for those who work with young people (including minibus driver training, first aid training etc.), please contact your local Council for Voluntary Youth Service (CVYS) or equivalent who may be able to advise you. For example:

If there is no CVYS for your area, you could try your local Council for Voluntary Services (CVS)