The IARS International Institute is pleased to offer a free half-day Continuing Professional Development (CPD) accredited course entitled “Care2Work: Empowering Professionals to work with Black and Minority Ethnic Young Carers”. The training event will take place on Thursday 6th October – 1pm in Central London (venue tbc).
At this half a day, interactive session participants will have the opportunity to explore skills and competences that young BAME carers gain through their experiences of caring and identify ways of supporting them to enhance and transfer those skills into other areas of their lives such as to employment.
The course aims to;
The content of this accredited online course is built on the findings of in depth youth-led qualitative research with young carers and professionals in 4 European countries (UK, Sweden, Italy and Greece) that was conducted in the framework of the 2-year Erasmus+ funded project entitled Care2Work.
More information about the project can be found on the project’s website at www.care2work.org.
The course is suitable for professionals working directly with young carers including teachers, social workers, youth workers, teaching assistants, social care professionals, etc.
The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines (30 CPD learning points).
Professor Dr. Theo Gavrielides is the course leader responsible for the training.