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Young Advisor Core Training

All Sheffield Young Advisors have taken part in a 30 hour ASDAN accredited training programme.

The training included...

Young People's needs and issues
Community/Organisational links
SWOT analysis
Problem Solving
Community Mapping
Action Walk
Presentation Skills
Communication Skills
Personal Styles
Strengths and Weaknesses
Leadership Skills
Youth Proofing

Residential / conference

6 Young Advisors took part in the annual AGM and residential at hope / Derbyshire.

The Young Adviosrs took at in ...

Outdoor activities such High ropes, Climbing, Kayaking and Orienteering challenge which are great team building challenges.

Workshops / ASDAN train the trainer
We were trained and accredited to deliver ASDAN short courses to young people in our own local areas.

Big Society
This required Young Advisors to think about ideas and decide what to do, as individuals and as collective members of the bigger society.

Communication skills and conflict resolution
This workshop covered what can be done to resolve conflict and what options we have, also how we could possibly avoid it.

New Young Advisors

In April 2011 eleven new young advisors joined the current team. They went on a 3 day training course to become young advisors. They were joined on this residential by the 7 of the current young advisors who also took part in some advanced training.

For more images of our residential, go to the photo album page

Now they have completed the training the 11 new young advisors are fully accredited and ready to work.