Hermine Papikyan


“Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.” ― George Bernard Shaw

Hermine Papikyan has 6 references for past work as a trainer and added 6 tools to the SALTO Toolbox.

Hermine Papikyan

Contact details

If you want to see the contact details of trainers, you have to be signed in.

Trainer connections

  • Karen  Ayvazyan
    Karen Ayvazyan
  • Laimonas Ragauskas
    Laimonas Ragauskas
  • Nerijus Kriauciunas
    Nerijus Kriauciunas
  • Miłosz Bałdyga
    Miłosz Bałdyga

Current occupation

Full time youth worker, project manager in civic education, freelance trainer

Work experience

Coordinator of Erasmus + projects and ESC 2018-present at “KASA” Humanitarian Swiss Foundation, Gyumri, Armenia
- Create learning spaces for young people, adult learners, educators in E+ KA1 and KA2
-Facilitate learning in Erasmus+ projects and ESC volunteers in KASA Foundation
-Develop, organize and coordinate Erasmus+ projects in E+KA1 and KA2
- Coordinate hosting and sending of ESC volunteers
-Mentoring of ESC volunteers in KASA Foundation

Project Coordinator/Youth Worker, at “KASA” Humanitarian Swiss Foundation, Gyumri, Armenia 2013 – present
-Coordinate project of civic education of young people
-Organize PR and presentation activities for the project;
-Recruit, interview, and coordinate volunteers for the foundation;
-Perform event management in Non-Formal Education methods;
-Organize public events, training courses, and youth initiatives
-Plan and schedule project timelines and milestones;
-Prepare information package for project components, training courses and various events;
-Create educational content for young people, such as educational games, guidelines and manuals for youth work, volunteer management, digital youth work
Freelance trainer 2014-present
 Specialized in the topics of project management, civic society, volunteering, personal development and self-reflection, competence development, intercultural communication, Non-formal education, Non-formal education methodology, community need assessment, etc.
Armenian Language Tutor 2011 – 2020
Birthright Armenia/Depi Hayq Gyumri, Armenia
 Teach Eastern Armenian to Diasporas Armenian alumni; Prepare additional internet, visual and audio materials for better understanding of the new learning material; Plan, organize and follow-up with teaching activities
Project Specialist 2007 – 2013
Shirak Competitiveness Center Foundation Gyumri, Armenia
 Project management; Grant proposal preparation; Development of progress reports, proposals and relevant documentation;
 Plan and schedule project timelines and milestones; Ensure smooth process of outgoing and incoming correspondences; Translate documents, regulations, training and information materials; Event management (trade-fairs, seminars, conferences, forums, etc.)
 Facilitate training, seminars and forums

Available downloads:

Educational pathway

Formal Education
Yerevan State Linguistic University, 2002 – 2007
Masters, Teacher of English and French, Linguist

Non Formal Education
Training for Youth Workers
(Ministry of Sport and Youth affairs) Armenia, Gyumri, 2017
• Youth work competences
• Youth workers role and responsibilities
• Coaching and mentoring for youth

“Enter”from Policy to Action, Strasbourg, France, 2016
• Social rights of young people
• Recommendation for social inclusion of young people

Young People in Conflict Countries, Tatras, Slovakia, 2016
 Peace and tolerance
 Solidarity in the society

Youth Empowerment, Kiev, Belarus, 2015
• European Voluntary Service
• Youth participation
• Networking

Training of Trainers, Dilijan, Armenia, 2015
• Coaching vs mentoring
• Coaching and mentoring principals

Training About Simulation Games, Chisinau, Moldova, 2014
 Simulation game rules and design
 Practicing simulation games
 Learning to Learn

Challenging Locality, Warsaw, Poland, 2013
 Community integration
 Social inclusion
 Community research

Entrepreneurship Beyond Boarders, Washington DC, USA, 2012

 Conflict Resolution
 Enterprise Management
 Branding, Advertisement

Fields of training expertise

  • (advanced) Animation
  • (intermediate) Change Management
  • (advanced) Citizenship Education
  • (advanced) Coaching & Mentoring
  • (advanced) Communication Skills
  • (intermediate) Conflict Management & Mediation
  • (advanced) Creativity & Art
  • (intermediate) Crisis Management
  • (beginner) Drama & Theatre
  • (intermediate) Equal Opportunities
  • (advanced) Evaluation & Assessment
  • (intermediate) Event Management
  • (advanced) Group Dynamics & Motivation
  • (advanced) Intercultural Learning
  • (intermediate) International Youth Work
  • (beginner) Leadership Development
  • (beginner) New Information Technologies
  • (beginner) Open Space Technology
  • (beginner) Organizational Management
  • (intermediate) Outdoor & Experiential Training
  • (advanced) Personal Development & Empowerment
  • (advanced) Project Management
  • (intermediate) Public Speaking
  • (intermediate) Recognition of NFLearning
  • (intermediate) Social Inclusion & Exclusion
  • (beginner) Social Media
  • (intermediate) Storytelling & Humour
  • (intermediate) Time Management
  • (intermediate) Training of Trainers
  • (advanced) Volunteer Programmes
  • (advanced) Youth Exchanges
  • (advanced) Youth Participation & Initiatives
  • (advanced) Youth Worker Training

Knowledge about institutions and programmes

  • (advanced) Erasmus+ (KA1) Youth Exchanges
  • (intermediate) Erasmus+ (KA1) Training & Networking
  • (beginner) Erasmus+ (KA2) Transnational Youth Initiatives
  • (intermediate) Erasmus+ (KA2) Strategic Partnerships
  • (intermediate) Erasmus+ (KA2) Capacity Building (other countries in the World)
  • (beginner) European Solidarity Corps Volunteering
  • (advanced) Erasmus+ (lifelong learning, non-youth)
  • (beginner) United Nations

Working with specific target groups

  • (advanced) Children
  • (advanced) Intercultural Teams
  • (intermediate) Young People in/from Conflict Areas

Experience with specific geographical regions

  • (intermediate) Eastern Europe and Caucasus
  • (intermediate) European Cooperation

Language Skills

  • (fluent) Armenian
  • (fluent) English
  • (good) French
  • (fluent) Russian

Trainer references

Tools contributed by the trainer

Find more training tools in the SALTO Toolbox for training.

This profile was last modified on 2022-12-06

back to top