PDA in Youth Work

The PDA in Youth Work gives youth workers and volunteers the chance to build their skills in youth work by undertaking a nationally recognised, SQA accredited qualification at SCQF Level 6.

Youth Scotland and its Area Associations are offering courses across Scotland. All applicants/participants must be youth workers or experienced youth work volunteers who:

  • Currently work or volunteer in a youth group
  • Have a minimum of 1 year's experience of regularly working/ volunteering in a youth work setting
  • Are interested in gaining a SQA accredited qualification which will help them to improve their knowledge and skills in working with young people in youth work settings
  • Are able to commit to a training course which will be delivered over a series of sessions (including weekends)

For selection information, please read the relevant course information, as this may vary.

Please contact Michele Meehan if you'd like to learn more about this course: michele.meehan@youthscotland.org.uk

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