Training Opportunities

Training Opportunities

Did you know that we can fund you to take part in training events that help you prepare, apply for and run European Solidarity Corps projects? Each year Léargas chooses a number of particularly relevant training events that people working in the Irish youth and volunteering sector can be funded to attend.

Relevant events will be listed here.

To apply to go to a training event, click on the link after the listing.  Léargas will then get in touch with you to let you know if your application has been successful.


ABCs of Volunteering Mentorship
Mollina, Spain, 10-15 May

Aim: is an opportunity for volunteering hosting/sending organisations to train their mentors (or potential) to better support their volunteers.

Target: Organisations representing newcomers to volunteering activities. Individuals who have just started or will soon work as volunteer mentors.

For more information, contact Carmel
Deadline for applications:  29 March
To apply: ABC


European Solidarity Corps: TOSCA
Wroclaw, Poland, 08-12 June

Aim: support and build up the capacities of organisations that actively participate in Volunteering Actions of the European Solidarity Corps, in order to ensure quality and impact in the respective projects.

For more information, contact Carmel
Deadline for applications: 08 April
To apply: TOSCA

These events provide support and guidance to organisations that want to provide volunteering opportunities, traineeships and employment placements for young people involved in the European Solidarity Corps.

Be the Spark! How to be the change in your community
Dublin, Ireland, 21 March

Aim: Are you a young person between 18 and 30? Do you want to address issues in your local community? Do you know that you can do this through the European Solidarity Corps? Come along and find out how to run a European Solidarity Corps project and Be the Spark to create the change that you want to see.

Target: Young people between 18-30

For more information, contact Noeleen
Deadline for applications: 18 March
To apply: Be the Spark!


Be the Spark! How to be the change in your community
Mullingar, Ireland, 28 March

Aim: Are you a young person between 18 and 30? Do you want to address issues in your local community? Do you know that you can do this through the European Solidarity Corps? Come along and find out how to run a European Solidarity Corps project and Be the Spark to create the change that you want to see.

Target: Young people between 18-30

For more information, contact Noeleen
Deadline for applications: 25 March
To apply: Be the Spark!

These are training activities that support volunteers and trainees. They include on-arrival and midway training for in-place volunteers, trainees and employees. We will also organise training events for returned volunteers. Listings of these events will be published here when available.

This is a seminar for new & intermediate eTwinning teachers. It will consist of themed talks & workshops delivered by experienced eTwinning experts. It'll also be an opportunity to collaborate with eTwinning teachers from across Europe. Find out more ➡️ bit.ly/3bBbBj2

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Léargas

Léargas is a not-for-profit organisation that operates under the aegis of the Department of Education and Skills and the Department of Children and Youth Affairs. Léargas manages European, national and international exchange and cooperation programmes in education, training and youth and community work and has been managing such programmes for over 30 years. Léargas currently has 40 staff based in our Dublin office. Our staff come from Ireland, Poland, France, Croatia, Denmark and Spain and have wide-ranging experience in education, training, community, youth and development work; and in IT and finance. The National Centre for Guidance in Education operates under the aegis of Léargas.
Léargas
LéargasFriday, February 21st, 2020 at 5:02am
If you are planning your #ErasmusPlus #Youth or #EUSolidarityCorps project don't miss our upcoming Project Lab happening in Dublin on 19 March: http://bit.ly/ProjectLabMarch
Léargas
LéargasThursday, February 20th, 2020 at 11:00pm
Are you preparing an Exchange of Practice or Youth Initiative #ErasmusPlus KA2 Strategic Partnership application under the April 2020 deadline? Book your place for our Application Workshop on 27 February here: http://bit.ly/YouthKA2ApplicationWorkshop
Léargas
LéargasTuesday, February 18th, 2020 at 11:00pm
If you are planning your #ErasmusPlus #Youth or #EUSolidarityCorps project don't miss our upcoming Project Lab happening in Dublin on 19 March: http://bit.ly/ProjectLabMarch
Léargas
LéargasTuesday, February 18th, 2020 at 5:02am
Are you preparing an Exchange of Practice or Youth Initiative #ErasmusPlus KA2 Strategic Partnership application under the April 2020 deadline? Book your place for our Application Workshop on 27 February here: http://bit.ly/YouthKA2ApplicationWorkshop
Léargas
LéargasMonday, February 17th, 2020 at 9:40pm
⚡️Youth workers⚡️
This training course aims to contribute to the development of digital youth work in Europe by encouraging and helping youth organisations innovate their youth work services and add a digital dimension to them.
Find out more ➡️bit.ly/3122Nhk