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Play it Forward


11-17 January 2020 | Training Centre "Daugirdiskes", Lithuania

Play it Forward is a 5-day seminar offering youth work trainers the opportunity to explore and embrace the technology and opportunities the digital creative world offers to better understand how we can disseminate the outcomes and impact of our work.


- Allowing trainers the opportunity to explore tools for media production and digital communication to ensure the reach to young people and other stakeholders. 

- Supporting trainers and their ability to assess and measure impact and outcomes; disseminate results and build digital competences to do this. 

- Offering trainers space to improve quality of training events and trainers’ competences through collaboration and learning together,

- Fostering innovation and internationalisation in education and training organisations, involving trainers working in the field of youth. 



Minimum criteria for participants, who are trainers working in the field of youth:

- desire to build their digital competence

- desire to improve trainer competences

- ability to communicate and work in English

- available to prepare, participate in full duration of the Seminar from 11th - 17th January 2020

- willingness to apply learning, knowledge and skills acquired

- be resident in one of the eligible countries. 

The pre-selection will be done by our country partners and final selection will be done together with the whole partnership by the 28th Oct. 



The seminar will take place in a training centre in a rural area 45 km. away from Vilnius.

Please check the financial conditions of participation. 

The project is co-funded by the Erasmus+ Youth in Action programme. 



The team of 3 includes:

Laimonas Ragauskas, expert on recognition of non-formal learning and in digital technology for education. https://trainers.salto-youth.net/Laimonas Ragauskas

Buzz Bury, professional artist, youth and community worker and experienced international trainer. https://www.buzzbury.co.uk/

Jan Lai, Non Formal Education trainer and facilitator with a specialization in e-learning and a strong interest in digital media literacy and critical thinking. www.linkedin.com/in/jan-lai


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Training overview


This activity has already happened!

This Seminar is

for 30 participants

from Armenia, Austria, Belarus, Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Lithuania, Montenegro, Netherlands, Republic of North Macedonia, Russian Federation, Serbia, Türkiye, Ukraine, United Kingdom

and recommended for


Working language(s):



Lithuanian Association of Non-formal Education (Youth NGO)

Association unites practitioners working in the field of non-formal education at local and national NGOs. The association works towards better understanding of non-formal learning and quality in youth work, implements programmes for youth workers and contributes to the developments in the field of non-formal learning at local, national and international levels.

Contact for questions:

Laimonas Ragauskas


Phone: +37065794041


Participation fee

Participation Fee: 40 EUR to cover extra training costs. (possibility for reduction, if justified)

Accommodation and food

Board, Lodging, Local travel costs are covered by the Erasmus+ grant.  

Accommodation will be in shared rooms with 2-3 people without the possibility to have a single room.

Travel reimbursement

Travel will be reimbursed based on the actual costs and participants should take the cheapest travel options. Reimbursement will not exceed the travel cost limits set by the Erasmus+ program as detailed below. Visa costs will be reimbursed up to a max of 60 € per person.

Belarus = max. 180 eur. 

Austria, Czech Rep, Germany, North Macedonia, Montenegro, the Netherlands, Serbia, UK, Russia, Ukraine = max. 275 eur. 

Armenia, Italy, Turkey = max. 360 eur. (if distance is above 2000 km.; 275 Eur, if its' below 2000 km.)

Lithuania = max. 20 euro. 

Participants are entitled to receive a Youthpass certificate from the organiser, for recognition of their competence development during the activity. Read more about Youthpass:

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