Welcome to our Continuing Professional Development catalogue, below you will find all of the CPD courses we currently have for you to enrol on.

To access a course, simply click Access Now and fill in some basic details. Once your enrolment is complete, you will receive an email with instructions on accessing your account on our the NYA Academy Online Learning Platform where you will find any courses you’ve signed up for under ‘My Learning’.

Please be aware that we are only able to process enrolment requests during working hours.

If you have already completed your enrolment, you can access the Academy directly here:

**Our Featured Course**

Working with Young People – Media Literacy and Digital Youth Work

This unit/module can provide you with a wealth of information, guidance, and tools to help young people engage with and navigate digital information, online spaces, and content.

Our CPD Catalogue

Developing Literacy with young people

This course aims to develop critical skills, in order to sift and rate the credibility of information 

Developing Numeracy with young people

This course aims to develop numeracy skills to support economic literacy and financial independence in young people 

Basic introduction to Safeguarding for Volunteer Youth Workers

This course is an introduction to safeguarding, specifically aimed at volunteers or learners whom have just started their journey into youth work.

Framework for working with young people in governance

The Governance toolkit is designed for organisations who wish to work alongside young people in developing governance/leadership roles.

Life Skills

Through this unit, you will learn about how you can deliver Life Skills in a fun and experiential way, whilst also understanding the importance of how these skills are transferable for everyday life.

Safeguarding in a Youth Work Setting

This course is a refresher course for those who currently work/volunteer as a youth worker. The course provides a specific focus on young people and safeguarding.

Speak Out

This digital toolkit is designed to be used with young people aged 11+ to stimulate discussion, thought and reflection around key themes such as identity, belonging, diversity and community. 

Supporting Young People who are Not in Employment, Education or Training

This course is a self-training/e-learning module. It is suitable for those working across the youth sector and youth workers who wish to learn more about working with young people who are not in employment, education, or training. 

Young People’s Transition to Independence 

In this module we will look at the skills needed to support and collaborate with young people on their journey through their transition to independence.

Working with Young People – Media Literacy and Digital Youth Work

This unit/module can provide you with a wealth of information, guidance, and tools to help young people engage with and navigate digital information, online spaces, and content.

An Intro to Risk Assessment for the Youth Sector

In this module we will look at the skills needed to properly conduct risk assessments in the youth sector

Risk Assessment worked example: Community Action Project

This short worked example will walk through the completed risk assessment for a Community Action Project

Managing a Budget Within a Youth Work Setting

This module has been designed for youth workers who have some level of financial responsibility. This may include developing and monitoring budgets or submitting funding bids.

Introduction to Trauma Informed Practice

This module provides tools and a reflection space for youth workers to enable them to better support young people in the areas of trauma and emotional wellbeing.

Coming Soon!

We have more courses coming soon!

Academy

Safeguarding Hub

Skills

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COVID-19 Readiness Level

Readiness Level

G

What does this mean?

** From 27th January 2022 we can confirm that the youth sector moves to GREEN in the readiness framework**

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