Erasmus+ Training and Cooperation Activities

Erasmus+ Training & Cooperation Activities (TCAs) and European Solidarity Corps Networking Events (NETs) are events arranged by National Agencies to encourage collaboration and sharing of best practice within Erasmus+ and the European Solidarity Corps.  You can apply through the SALTO links below or in the case of TCAs taking place in Ireland, directly with Léargas!

Transnational Cooperation Activities hosted in Ireland or other European countries are financed by the participating National Agencies (NAs) of the Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps programmes. Unless specified otherwise, the sending and hosting National Agency will organise the flights, accommodation and food.

For more information on TCAs and NETs contact the TCA Team!

Municipal Youth Work and Youth Participation in Big Cities and Capitals

Study Visit |10-14 December 2023 | Paris, France

If you work in a youth department of a major city and are interested in how other major cities handle municipal youth participation and youth work, you should come to Paris.

Target group: Youth workers, Youth leaders, Youth project managers, Youth policy makers

Deadline: 24/09/2023


Contact Seminar |16-17th November 2023 | Belgrade, Serbia

This TCA will focus on writing successful project proposals on the subject of Inclusion, and helping beneficiaries to implement high quality inclusive projects.

Target group: Both representatives of newcomer organisations and institutions with some experience, SE/VET/AE. Potential KA1 and KA2 applicants. 

Deadline: 27/09/2023

Massive Open Online Course on European Solidarity Corps

E-learning | 17-28 October 2023 | online, Ireland

A free and open online course for people interested in the European Solidarity Corps (ESC) Programme. During the 6-week course, you will discover how you can use all opportunities that the programme has to offer.

Target group: Youth leaders, Youth project managers, Volunteering mentors, Youth coaches

Deadline: 02/10/2023

A Partnership Building Activity with Young People

Partnership-building Activity |11-16 December 2023 | Finland

With this Partnership Building Activity (PBA) we invite teams of youth workers and young people (15-18 years old) to come together, get to know other youth groups and explore the possibility of making a youth exchange together.

Target: Youth workers, Youth leaders, Young people

Deadline: 08/10/2023

Beyond Borders: E-Twinning contact making seminar

Training Course  | online on the 12th January 2024 at 14.00 pm CET; Residential 24-26 January 2024 | Dublin, Ireland

If you are new to Erasmus + school programmes, looking for partners or are curious about how to work with other European schools through E-twinning, this contact making seminar is for you. “Beyond Borders: E-Twinning contact making seminar” will create the opportunities for schools to re-connect, build on European networks and plan future projects.

Target group: newcomers to Erasmus+ School Education projects, past and current beneficiaries of Erasmus+ School Education projects (KA1), beginner and intermediate users of the eTwinning platform  primary and secondary school teachers

Deadline: 13/11/2023

Municipal Youth Dialogue: Make it Work, Make a Change!

E-learning | 22 November 2023 | online, Belgium – FR

Local municipal authorities can involve young people to influence the local decisions. Managing the two diverse sides of the dialogue is challenging, but NOT impossible.

Target group: Youth workers, Youth policy makers, Youth researchers, Municipal youth policy officers

Deadline: 19/11/2023

LEAN on LEARNING – A Co-Creative training event for those involved and interested in Adult Education and mobility learning

Training and Contact Seminar |o6-09 February 2024 | Athlone, Ireland

It’s a A Co-Creative training event for those involved and interested in Adult Education and mobility learning. Cross-European training initiatives and partnership co-operation can greatly enhance the learning experiences of eager adults and enable a better exchange of knowledge and experiences between countries making learning more accessible and valued.

Target group: Teams should consist of 1 adult educator and 1 adult learner. The adult learner must be from the same organisation as the adult educator. Adult educators are invited to apply on behalf of the adult learner. Individual applications will not be considered.

Deadline: 30/11/2023
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Massive Open Online Course on the European Solidarity Corps

MOOC | Online 

Join a free online course for people interested in the European Solidarity Corps. During this course you will learn all about the funding opportunities for Volunteering and Solidarity projects. Enroll now – no application required

Target group: Youth workers, Trainers, Youth leaders, Youth project managers, and Volunteering mentors.


Participant Experiences

TCAs? For me?

Mailiis Komissarov joined Léargas on a placement in 2019.  In this post she explains how Transnational Cooperation Activities (TCAs) can provide great opportunities for personal and professional development.

Takeaways from TCAs: Optimise Your Experience of Online Events

With online events here to stay for the foreseeable future, we chat with Senior Support and Development Officer Carmel Walsh about what to expect from TCAs and Training Opportunities scheduled for 2021. We also delve into the practicalities of online attendance with Lisa Downes, a Youth Worker at St. Andrews Resource Centre.

Erasmus+: Developing Creative Partnerships in Europe

Although Peter Hussey has worked on Erasmus+ projects for some time, he has never planned or taken part in a Partnership project. He recently attended a TCA course in Berlin on getting started with Partnerships and this. By the end of the course, they had created a Strategic Partnership proposal.


Meet the Team

Anna Kadzik-Bartoszewska

Senior Support and Development Officer TCA/NET (01) 8871258

Marion Garnaud

TCA/NET Administration Officer (01) 8871251

Celine Martin

Head of Youth, Sport & ESC Development (01) 8871255