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Quality in Evs trainings Forum international meeting of trainers active in Evs training cycle

The training activity took place
in Zafferana Etnea, Sicily, Italy
organised by Arci Catania with the support of Youth in Action and Sicily Region
28 June- 2 July 2011

Aims & objectives

• to explore different dimensions of learning and its implications for the EVS context
• to share the educational challenges of EVS trainings
• to support a wider reflection about the trainees' need
• to exchange good practices and methods developed in EVS trainings in different countries
• to develop new opportunities/tools/methods to support learning to be used in working practice when working with volunteers in Evs trainings
• to develop a learning and support platform for trainers active in Evs training and evaluation cycle

Target group & international/intercultural composition of the group & team

35 trainers active in Evs training and evaluation cycle coming from 18 different EU. SEE, EECA countries

Composition of the team:
Jonathan Bowyer- United Kingdom
Federica De Micheli- Italy
Saro Rossi - Italy

Training methods used & main activities

The event was a forum, a learning and inspiring space for trainers who wanted to learn and share in an active way. For this reason there was the opportunity for participants to take initiative and deeply influence the content and the outcomes of the forum.

Outcomes of the activity

The forum produce as first results the gathering after many years of trainers active in Evs training cycle at the same time it give the opportunity to share different methods and structure of Evs training and evaluation cycle in each country.
At the end of the forum different working groups works on different tools and ideas to improve Quality in Evs trainings.

Your tasks and responsibilities within the team

project and concept designer

I worked on this training for 5 days as a full time trainer.

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