Resources and training

Youth Scotland has a number of training options and resources to help the delivery of the Dynamic Youth Awards

Dynamic Youth Awards training

Youth Scotland offer half day introductory training events which are open to anyone interested in supporting young people gain a Dynamic Youth Award or Hi5 Award or who are simply looking to find out more about these awards. Youth Scotland also offers full day Awards Introductory training which covers Hi5, DYA and YAA.

The training provides workers, teachers, parents or any interested party an understanding of the Awards and how they can be used as part of existing activities or new activities to recognise young people's achievements.

Through the training, participants will gain a working knowledge of the Hi5 and Dynamic Youth Awards, enabling them to effectively promote, support and deliver the awards within their schools, clubs or individual settings.

This training is recommended for anyone wishing to deliver Dynamic Youth Awards. 

Upcoming training dates:


29 May 2019 - Edinburgh

8 July 2019 - Edinburgh

9 September 2019 - Glasgow

14 November 2019 - Edinburgh

There is also training which covers Hi5, DYA and the Youth Achievement Award:


12 June 2019 - Edinburgh 

22 August 2019 - Glasgow

17 October 2019 - Edinburgh

29 November 2019 - Glasgow

Challenge sheets Dynamic Youth Awards resources

A challenge sheet is required for each young person to record their information and details of their challenge in a modern, colourful format.

To order challenge sheets use the Awards order form which can be downloaded below.

Awards templates

Youth Scotland have developed a number of helpful templates to assist with the planning and evidencing of Dynamic Youth Award challenges. These are not a requirement of the award, but are a useful guide to planning, evaluating and presenting evidence.


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