Stepping into the world of young people

Young Life Australia College will be running three excellent short courses in February 2018 to equip you for working with young people. People from other vocations are very welcome to join.

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Youth Mental Health First Aid is the help provided to a person who is developing a mental health problem, or who is in a mental health crisis (e.g. the person is suicidal or had a traumatic experience). Like physical first aid, mental health first aid is given until the person receives professional help or until the crisis resolves. Teaching delivered by Heather Gant – Regional Manager Central West.

Dates: February 7 – 8 | Accommodation available ($30 per night)

Time: 9am – 4pm

Cost: $160  View flyer here

Please bring pen, notepad. Morning tea, lunches & afternoon tea provided. For more information please see the above link.

RSVP: January 25, 2018

Young Life 101

This intensive course will give you the necessary tools and understanding to undertake effective relational ministry with young people. Starting from a scriptural vantage point, this course is practical and adaptable to your ministry. It is designed for volunteer leaders, new staff and youth leaders from any context with a heart for outreach. Teaching delivered by Glyn Henman (Young Life Australia CEO) & Brendan Hatte (Regional Manager New England).

Dates: February 9 – 11 | Accommodation available ($30 per night)

Time: 2pm Friday – 2pm Sunday

Cost: $50 View flyer here

Please bring, laptop, pen, note pad, Bible, sleeping bag & pillow, toiletries & towel and clothing & footwear for short day-hike, water bottle, hat. For more information please see the above link.

RSVP: February 2, 2018

First Aid

This one day course provides you with First Aid training and certifies you for three years. Delivered by Bell Training Co.

Date: February 16

Time: 8.30am – 4.30pm

Cost: $150

Please bring pen, notepad & lunch. Morning and afternoon tea provided.

RSVP: February 11, 2018

To find out more contact brendan@younglife.org.au.

  • When

    Various dates

  • Where

    Young Life College

    35 Kirkwood St, Armidale 2350