Level 3 Certificate in Youth Work Practice

Open Programme (Autumn 2021, Thursday evenings)

The Level 3 Certificate in youth work practice (15 credits) is made up of 4 units covering group work theory, as well as the planning, delivery and evaluation of a group work programme, in a youth work, ministry context. This Level 3 Certificate is accredited through OCN NI and is a competence-based qualification, which includes assessment of knowledge via a written portfolio, as well as observation of direct practice while delivering group work session(s) with young people in a youth work / ministry context.

Qualification Target Group

Those aged 18 years and over who have previously completed the Level 2 Certificate in youth work practice and who are currently working or volunteering in a youth work / ministry context, delivering group work programmes to young people, with guidance and support from another youth worker / line manager.

It is anticipated that the delivery of this programme will either be through an online platform or will have a blended approach, to incorporate face to face delivery sessions, where possible. Observation of practice will take place in a learner’s own youth work / ministry context.

Cost:                                                                                                                                                  

£150 per person

Delivery :                                                                                                                                                         

It is anticipated that the delivery of this programme will either be through an online platform or will have a blended approach, to incorporate face to face delivery sessions, to commence on 23rd September 2021.

For more information contact Karen.

Tel:  028 9032 3217 or via email to Karen@youthlink.org.uk

Venue: Online (some sessions may be delivered in Youth Link, Farset Enterprise Park, 638 Springfield Road, Belfast BT12 7DY, depending on Covid-19 restrictions)

 Dates:

Thursday 23rd September 20217.00-9.00pm
Thursday 30th September 20217.00-9.00pm
Thursday 7th October 2021     7.00-9.00pm
Week of 11th October 2021     Tutorials – by arrangement with each learner
Thursday 21st October 2021     7.00-9.00pm
Thursday 4th November 2021     7.00-9.00pm
Thursday 11th November 2021     7.00-9.00pm
Week of 15th November 2021     Tutorials – by arrangement with each learner
Thursday 25th November 2021     7.00-9.00pm
Thursday 2nd December 2021     7.00-9.00pm
Thursday 9th December 2021     7.00-9.00pm
Thursday 13th January 2022     7.00-9.00pm
Week of 17th January 2022Tutorials – by arrangement with each learner
Thursday 27th January 2022     7.00-9.00pm
Thursday 3rd February 20227.00-9.00pm
Thursday 10th February 20227.00-9.00pm
Monday 14th February 2022Final submission date

Application: Click here