071. “Crisis Management in Volunteering projects” – Training course

071. “Crisis Management in Volunteering projects” – Training course

NR.: 071

DATA: 12.12.2022

TITOLO PROGETTO: Crisis Management in Volunteering projects

RICHIESTA PROVENIENTE DA: Natassa Dedousi (Grecia)

TIPOLOGIA: Training course

ARGOMENTO: This training course is for those involved in volunteering projects and wish to improve their crisis management skills, gain knowledge about crisis management and practical methods and information.



Activity date: 31 January-4 February 2023.
Venue place, venue country: Chania, Greece.
Summary: This 3-day residential TC in Crete is seeking to provide answers to the following questions: What is crisis management in Volunteering Projects? How can crisis incidents affect the contribution of a volunteer to the project and how the quality of the project may be affected? How can organisations handle crisis during a volunteering project?
Group size: 25-30 participants.
For participants from: Erasmus+ Youth Programme countries.
Target group: Youth workers, Youth project managers, Volunteering mentors, Volunteering projects coordinators, volunteering projects project managers, representatives of organisations that hold Quality Label with hosting or/and leading role.
Details: Aims of the course: to explore how crisis incidents can be managed during Volunteering projects and to create a space for sharing knowledge and exchanging experiences and good practices. Discuss potential crisis incidents and define potential threats during hosting volunteering projects. Work on case studies and exercises of occurred crisis incidents. Explore the role and responsibilities of the organisations, tools and methods used to mitigate crisis incidents. Share examples of crisis management within the hosting organisations. Work on crisis management plan development.
Timeline of the training: 31.01.2022: date of arrivals in Chania. 04.02.2022: date of departures from Chania.
Recognition of learning: Participants are entitled to receive a Youthpass certificate and will be introduced to ETS Competence Model for youth workers to work internationally.
Trainers’ team: Aristodimos Paraschou, Konstantinos Spatiotis
Participation fee: This project is financed by the Hellenic National Agency of Erasmus+/ Youth and European Solidarity Corps. Participation fees may apply based on your country of residence. Please contact your National Agency to learn more about the participation fee for participants from your country.
Accommodation and food: Hellenic National Agency will organise the accommodation in single rooms and cover the costs for accommodation and food.
Travel reimbursement: Please contact your NA or SALTO in order to know whether they would support your travel costs. If yes, after being selected, get in touch with your NA or SALTO again to learn more about the overall procedure to arrange the booking of your travel tickets and the reimbursement of your travel expenses.
Working language: English.

SCADENZA: 3 January 2023.