Do you enjoy organising and hosting an event? Would you like to meet students from all over Europe? This is possible by applying for being the Organising Committee Coordinator of the 7th edition of EFPSA’s Train Advanced Trainers or the 4th edition of EFPSA Academy! 

Does that sound exciting? Lucky you!

 

EFPSA Train Advanced Trainers

After our first six successful editions in Lithuania, Finland, Poland, Portugal, Cyprus and Turkey, EFPSA is now opening the Call for applications for the Coordinator of the Organising Committee (Org Com) of the 7th EFPSA Train Advanced Trainers in March 2020. During this 8-day event of non-formal education, 24 youth NGO trainers further develop their skills and knowledge by receiving training from both professionals and their peers, and also through delivering sessions, receiving feedback and doing reflection. TAT enables trainers to grow professionally, heighten their motivation, establish a network, share experiences and make lifelong friendships.

So what’s in it for you? The Organising Committee of TAT will have the unique opportunity to:

  • Bring together people from many NGO’s and get a look on the inside of other NGO’s
  • Contribute to the development of 24 European Youth Trainers
  • Network with some of the best European Youth Trainers and have the possibility to contact them in the future for trainings in your own association
  • The possibility to organise and attend an Open Training Day (OTD) with the Trainers who participate in TAT and thus contribute to the development of local students
  • Participate at a number of training sessions in the event
  • Get experience with organising a training event in order to develop yourself as an aspiring trainer

EFPSA Train Advanced Trainers Organising Committee will work closely with the Events Office and Training Office and have the support of Marketing, Finance and EFPSA Offices.

Some tips to get you started:

  1. Read the TAT Coordinator Role Description and the General Prerequisites Document.
  2. Recruit motivated students from your Member Organisation or university to form the Organising Committee.
  3. Brainstorm on ideas and plans for the venue, topic, fundraising and more. Ask the Training Office, Events Office and former Org Com for help and input if needed!
  4. Search for possible partnerships with other local student organisations that might be interested in getting involved.
  5. Download and fill the Application Form  and send it along with your CV and proof of studies to applications@efpsa.org until 23rd of July 2019 23:59 (CEST).

 

EFPSA Academy

EFPSA is now opening the Call for applications for the Coordinator and Organising Committee (Org Com) of the 3rd EFPSA Academy, which will take place in May 2020! During this 3-day long event of non-formal education, about 25 youth volunteers from different NGOs within Europe will get the chance to develop specific skills that are relevant for their work in the NGO, by participating in high quality workshops and trainings delivered by professionals and NGO trainers. The theme of the EFPSA Academy changes for every edition, depending on the needs and current developments within youth NGOs. The theme of EFPSA Academy 2019 will be established shortly by the EFPSA Training Office.

EFPSA Academy empowers NGOs within Europe by enabling volunteers to develop professionally, establish a network, heighten their motivation and share experiences.

  • As an Organising Committee you will have the unique opportunity to: Bring together many NGOs, get a look on the inside of other NGOs and build your network with motivated youth volunteers
  • Make more international connections
  • Contribute to the development of 25 European Youth Volunteers
  • Participate in training sessions and workshops and develop crucial skills you need as a volunteer
  • Gain experience with organising a training event and thus develop yourself

Do not worry, the EFPSA Academy Organising Committee will work closely with the Events Office and Training Office and will receive support of Marketing Office, EFPSA Office and Finance Office.

Here is how you can get started and get ready to apply:

  1. Read the EFPSA Academy Coordinator Role_Description and the General Prerequisites Document.
  2. Recruit motivated students from your Member Organisation or university to form the Organising Committee.
  3. Brainstorm on ideas and plans for the venue, fundraising and more. Ask the Training Office, Events Office and former Organising Committee for help and input if needed!
  4. Search for possible partnerships with other local student organisations that might be interested in getting involved.
  5. Download and fill in the Application Form and send it along with your CV and proof of studies to applications@efpsa.org until 23rd of July 2019 23:59 (CEST).

If you have any other comments or questions, feel free to contact Nicole Saliba, Events Officer at events@efpsa.org.

We look forward to receiving your application! Good luck!