Training with qualifications: Further Education (Levels 1 - 3)
The Level 3 Certificate is recognised as conveying the Youth Support Worker Level 3 recognition.
The course involves 6/7 day conferences, distance learning, reflective supervision and learning by doing!
One student says “I enjoyed gaining a better insight into youth work. I loved the fact that the course gave a chance to apply our learning and learn things outside of the classroom. My knowledge has increased and my love for youth work has also increased.”
Equip Children’s Ministry is for those working with children and their families within their community including church as a paid worker, volunteer, gap year student or young leader. The course will be taught at Level 3 by experienced CYM tutors. Learners will gain a Level 2 Certificate qualification with the potential to also gain a CYM Level 3.
Combining key understandings about the world of the child, their faith and spiritual journey, with the development of key skills relevant for children’s work and ministry, in addition, the role and responsibilities of children and families worker working in a church and/or wider community context are explored. Within these focal areas, learners are challenged to undertake Biblical and Theological reflection on ministry and work with children and their families.
Hope UK’s ‘Young People, Drugs and the Role of the Youth Worker’ course helps youth workers incorporate drug and alcohol education into their work with young people. The course is a portfolio-based programme accredited with the Open College Network at level 3 and takes place over 2 days
from Hope UK
The Foundation Year is an additional year, which gives students a route onto the degree course if they have been out of education for a long time, or do not have the necessary two A levels or equivalent qualifications to gain access on to the degree programme.
from Moorlands College
This is an NCFE validated course, which is delivered by Moorlands College. It is a customized award equivalent to Level 3.
Organisations can apply to the college to deliver the award for their learners
The Mandatory Units are:
1 The Biblical Leader
2 The Practical Leader
3 The Pioneer Leader
4 The Reflective Leader
5 The Discipling Leader
(GLH = guided learning hours)
There are usually around 3 tasks to be completed and submitted online for each unit.
from Moorlands College