Training Advice and Support
Find out what training advice and support is available to help you on your intergenerational journey
Linking Generations Northern Ireland believes that intergenerational connections thrive best when communities are empowered with the tools and expertise to grow and nourish them from within.
Through offering training, advice and support we strive to build capacity within communities and organisations to equip them with the skills, knowledge, and ideas necessary to undertake their own intergenerational activity.
We are delighted to now offer CPD accredited training in Intergenerational Practice. With thanks to our funders, we are also able to offer groups who undertake the training an opportunity to apply for a Small Grant to run an intergenerational project.
Delivered over 3 modules the training supports you from generating an intergenerational idea. Talks through all the stages of developing and delivering a project and shares how to evaluate its success. The course ends by looking at how you can make an intergenerational approach sustainable in for your organisation.
Who is it for?
The course is designed for any community worker or practitioner wishing to develop intergenerational approaches into their practice. This includes but is not exclusive to the following sectors/fields;
- Community and Voluntary
- Health & Social Care
- Community Development
- Community Safety
- Sheltered Housing
- Arts, Culture and Heritage
Our course accreditation is now approved with CPD, number of credits to be confirmed in due course.
How much does it cost?
£25 for CPD accreditation and £10 non accredited.
When’s the next training date?
We will be launching our NI wide training calendar very soon watch our upcoming events
As our training is currently being delivered online numbers are limited, but we will create reserve list for upcoming training dates at the end of March/ April.
How do I book a place?
To book your place please fill in this form: [INSERT BUTTON WHICH WILL ALWAYS LINKS TO A MICROSOFT FORMS]
We want to support the development and delivery of intergenerational projects and are delighted to be able to offer some financial support. If you have any questions or want to find out more get in touch with Sarah by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org
*Limited funding pot available, assessed applications process and funding conditions apply.
Linking Generations Northern Ireland can provide bespoke training offerings tailored to meet the needs and requirements of groups, practitioners or organisations. If you are interested in discussing options, we would love to hear from you so please contact us today [hyperlink to contact us].
Linking Generations Northern Ireland staff work across all 11 council areas in Northern Ireland and are available to discuss your needs relating to local intergenerational activity and offer support to overcome challenges. If you have questions or would like to seek support in relation to adopting intergenerational approaches, please contact us for a chat [hyperlink to contact us page] and join up free to your local Intergenerational network to access networking opportunities, resources and support within your local area [hyperlink to network areas landing page].