Be the exCHANGE

Training Course in Austria!

Title: Be the exCHANGE
Venue: Velden am Wörthersee, Austria
Date: 18th – 25th February, 2019
We’re looking for: 3 participants

Deadline to submit your completed application is the 11th of January, 2019.
I’m your APPLICATION form! :)
Applicants will be informed about the final decision on the 18th of January, 2019.
Please, donate 10 000 HUF (Hungarian organization) in case of selection.

About the project
“Be the exCHANGE” is based on the fact, that group leaders from different NGO are able to increase the quality of Youth Exchanges through finding appropriate models of motivating young to active participate there and gain new skills and
knowledge.
The main idea is through the laboratory to find this form of motivating where leader is not a teacher or mentor, where leader plays role as a facilitator who knows technology of involvement youngsters.
The aim is to improve quality of Youth Exchanges (in frames of YiA) by providing space for YE group leaders to develop their competences, focusing on motivation and learning support.

Objectives of the project:

    • To promote and facilitate the active approach to building appropriate models of motivation
    • To achieve the results and disseminate it (use gained experience in practice, in local organizations, in international projects)
    • To raise understanding of the role in Youth Exchanges and knowledge on personal and professional development in youth work and other fields.
    • To facilitate reflection on the personal motivation to be a leader, selfevaluation.
    • To build up creative and communication skills, support intercultural exchange, foster mutual understanding between young people in different countries (it helps to increase quality of Youth Exchanges)
    • To work on the key competences for active participation among youngsters

Accomodation:
Location: Velden am Wörthersee, Austria
We will be hosted in the following place: Youth Hostel Cap Wörth.
(http://www.hiyou.at/index.php?article_id=39&clang=1)
We will share nationalities among the rooms. There is a bathroom/shower in each room. Bed linen will be provided by the hostel. Please take some towels with you.
Breakfast, lunch, dinner and coffee breaks will happen in the hotel during the whole
project.
As you can check in the website, the place offers different activities and possibilities and it can be enjoyed by the participants. Don’t forget your swimming clothes because there is an indoor swimming pool in the Hostel Cap Wörth!

Financial matters:
Local board and lodging are fully covered.
Travel (flights, trains, buses, other means of transport) expenses are compensated (up to 100%), based on the actual expenses incurred and the distance from your location of residence to the location of the project (Germany). In case of Hungary the available sum is 180 Euro/participant. You will be reimbursed with 100% of your travel costs up to  180 euro*.

PARTICIPATION FEE: 30 EUROS

Deadline to submit your completed application is the 11th of January, 2019.
I’m your APPLICATION form! :)
Keep in mind, some of you may expect an interview-call during selection process.
Applicants will be informed about the final decision on the 18th of January, 2019.
Please, donate 10 000 HUF (Hungarian organization) in case of selection.