Training: External Providers
External training providers
There are a number of external organisations that provide training, development opportunities, information and degree courses for those working with children and young people. Here is more information:
Christian Youth Work Training – this website provides information about Christian youth work training in the UK, including training for volunteers and training for work in schools.
Cliff College - this college based in Derbyshire provides youth and children mission and ministry diplomas and degrees.
To find out more, visit: www.cliffcollege.ac.uk
Going for Growth – provides an excellent overview of the various accredited courses in children and youth ministry that are available, along with a link to the individual colleges.
Web: www.going4growth.com log on and click on ‘Diplomas and Degrees’.
Institute for Children and Youth Ministry (CYM) - Foundation, degree and continuing education courses.
To find out more, visit: www.childrenyouthmission.org
Oasis College of Higher Education – Foundation, degree, post-graduate and professional development opportunities.
To find out more, visit: www.oasiscollege.org/our-courses
St Mellitus College – offers a range of theology courses, including a BA degree in Theology and Youth Ministry.
To find out more, visit: www.stmellitus.org/courses
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Your local authority may also be able to offer training through a variety of courses, for example the Council for Voluntary Service (CVS) or the Safeguarding Team