Tallaght Drugs Education Initiative; Foróige are running the 2 day Putting the Pieces Together Training on Monday the 8th and Tuesday 9th April 2013 from 10am - 5pm in The Big Picture which is beside the Luas Stop at 'The Square'; Tallaght
The 'Putting the Pieces Together Training' is for staff or volunteers who are doing, or who have the potential to do, drug education work with groups or individuals in Tallaght.
The training will enable participants to work with young people, parents and other adults on the subject of drugs and alcohol according to best practice. It is supported and funded by Tallaght Drugs Task Force and free of charge. Each participant will be given the 'Putting the Pieces Together Manual' which includes all the information, activities and methods you need to run a drug education programme.
Please download and print this application form and send to Suzanne or Trish by the 21st March 2013 to book a place on the training. Our contact details are on the form. Places can fill up quickly so please book early.
Julie Ui Chorrigain from Meitheal as our trainer for the above course as requested by various community reps and sub-group members of TDTF.
The course will take place over 5 Tuesday mornings, 10am – 1pm: 12th February, 26th February, 19th March, 26th March 2nd or 9th April (TBC)
Venue: Fettercairn Community & Youth Centre
The course will cover:
Working effectively as a committee
Methods that accord with the values of community development: empowerment, participation, equality
The role and responsibilities of committee members
The role and responsibility of the chairperson
Meetings: Planning, Agenda Decision making
Teamwork: Active listening Active participation Dealing with difficulties
Places are limited to 12 so make sure you confirm yours with Grace fast!
Tel +00 353 1 464 9303