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This includes partnership working and facilitation of training through nationally recognised awarding bodies. Our members can access awards through:
Providing a range of awards and qualifications from Junior Leadership to a full qualification in Sports Leadership
Open to everyone aged 14+, NOCN provide unitised awards and full qualifications in everything from Healthy Eating to Events Organisation
ASDAN offer a wide range of courses giving young people and volunteers skills for employment and skills for life
We can support your club in getting involved with one of the most well known personal development awards.
Respected internationally, we offer access to Leadership and Management programmes
OCN Level 2 Award in Youth Work Practice
Safeguarding Children and Young People
Equality, Diversity and Inclusion training
Coaching and Supervision
Our partnership and working with awarding bodies means our members can access nationally recognised awards without expensive centre fees and lengthy administration processes.
Administration of all awards ensuring mandatory paperwork is submitted to awarding bodies including quality monitoring, sampling, learner registrations, certification and monitoring information
Quality Assurance processes including regularly scheduled moderation and standardisation meetings, external moderation meetings, tutor feedback and recommendations for awards
Tutor Training through awarding bodies and internal quality assurance, development training and resource familiarisation
Staff Training for clubs and constituent organisations in a range of areas from Child Protection to Management, team building and Sports Leadership
13,500 volunteers help to run amazing youth clubs and projects in our network
1,000 young people, staff and volunteers took part in our training
80% of our national funding is given to members for local work