FreeCentering Black Youth Wellbeing CertificateAvailable in English & French
February 07, 2022 to March 20, 2022
Registration closes on January 31, 2022
This online certificate provides the Ontario youth sector with the foundational knowledge to cultivate practices, policies and alliances that challenge, disrupt and combat systematic anti-Black racism.
FreeCannabis and Youth: A Certificate for Youth WorkersOpen now till March 30, 2022
This online certificate provides Ontario youth workers with evidence-based information on the health, social and legal risks associated with cannabis use so they can support informed decision-making, educate and increase awareness among young people.
FreeWorkshop: The Personal and Professional Contexts of Youth WorkOpen now till March 30, 2022
The lectures in this workshop unpack what “youth work” means personally and professionally and take up the question: what does “youth work” mean in terms of our professional practices and obligations?
FreeWorkshop: Engaging Black Youth and Their FamiliesOpen now till March 30, 2022
This workshop explores how to facilitate equitable spaces for Black youth that supports their authentic participation and advocacy; shares strategies for allying with Black youth and their families; and provides an understanding of parenting within the context of historical trauma.
FreeWorkshop: The Stages of Change FrameworkOpen now till March 30, 2022
This workshop provides youth workers with an understanding of how to support youth to make difficult but necessary changes in their lives using the Stages of Change Framework. The workshop also includes lectures on Motivational Interviewing and how to combine this with the Stages of Change Framework.
FreeWorkshop: Anti-Oppressive PracticeOpen now till March 30, 2022
This workshop explores the transformative potential of Anti-Oppressive Practice frameworks for working with youth. It includes lectures on anti-Black racism, Indigenous perspectives, Islamophobia and youth, and supporting LGBTQ+ youth.
FreeWorkshop: Trauma-Informed Youth WorkOpen now till March 30, 2022
How can we re-imagine our work with young people and their communities from a trauma-informed approach that only focuses on individual harm and injury to a healing-centered practice that fosters possibility and advances collective wellbeing?
FreeWorkshop: Youth and ViolenceOpen now till March 30, 2022
This workshop explores what violence and youth justice mean for young people that are susceptible and implicated in violence. It also explores the broader social context and complexities of violence in the lives of young people.
FreeProgram Evaluation for Youth Wellbeing CertificateNew Dates Coming Soon
The Program Evaluation for Youth Wellbeing certificate provides the Ontario youth sector with a foundational understanding of the main concepts, approaches and practices relevant to conducting an evaluation of a youth program, and use the findings to improve their programs and share their impact.
FreeUsing Spreadsheets in Program Evaluation CertificateNew Dates Coming Soon
The Using Spreadsheets in Program Evaluation certificate provides the Ontario youth sector with an understanding of how to use spreadsheets like Microsoft Excel to collect and analyze program data in an evaluation and communicate data findings with internal and external stakeholders.