Youth work training

2019 training calendar

Sessions will be run at Parkwood Youth Centre, Deanwood Road, Rainham.

Young People’s Development

2 July 2019, 6.30pm to 9pm
Run by Angela Taylor

Engaging and Communicating with Young People

6 August 2019, 6.30pm to 9pm
Run by Roy Smith

Group Work within a Youth Work Setting

3 September 2019, 6.30pm to 9pm
Run by Sharon McCauley and Angela Cox

An Introduction to Information advice and guidance and Careers Education

1 October 2019, 6.30pm to 9pm
Run by Tarnya Cregeen

Safeguarding in a youth work setting (CP)

5 November 2019, 6.30pm to 9pm
Run by Angela Taylor

Working with Challenging Behaviour in Youth Work Settings

3 December 2019, 6.30pm to 9pm
Run by Roy Smith

Other planned courses

We have not set dates for the following courses, but plan to run them in the next year. Please register your interest on the booking form.

Once there are enough applications you will be contacted with an invite to join.

  • Using team building games and problem solving activities
  • Detached Youth Work Training, run by Roy Smith and Pauline Wagon. This course will be spread over one and a half days, usually an evening and a Saturday
  • Safeguarding Young People a Youth Work Settings (Health and Safety), run by Angela Taylor
  • Celebrating Equality and Diversity in Youth Work Settings

How to book

The course fee for organisations external to Medway Council Children’s Services is £15 per person per session.

If you're interested in one of our courses, please download, complete and return your application form to

Download application form