Level 2 Certificate in Youth Work Practice Open Programme

Starting September 2023, Wednesday evenings

The Level 2 Certificate in Youth Work Practice [24 credits] is made up of 10 units covering a range of topics such as the context of youth work in Northern Ireland as well as providing an understanding of the needs of young people, health and safety, safeguarding and managing challenging behaviour. It also includes knowledge and guidance on how to plan, deliver and evaluate a youth work activity.   This Level 2 Certificate is accredited through OCN NI and is assessed through a written portfolio of material and evidence of engagement in workshop activities.

Qualification Target Group

Those aged 18 years and over who wish to develop their youth work/ministry knowledge and skills and are currently engaged in a leadership capacity in a youth work/ministry context.


£120 per person


The delivery of this programme will be through an online platform.
Applications for this course open from 15 June 2023 to 10 August 2023. For more information contact Suzanne on 028 9032 3217 or via email to


Wednesday 6 September 2023                   7-9pm

Wednesday 13 September 2023                7-9pm

Wednesday 20 September 2023                7-9pm

Wednesday 27 September 2023                7-9pm

Wednesday 4 October 2023                         Tutorials

Wednesday 11 October 2023                       7-9pm

Wednesday 18 October 2023                       7-9pm

Wednesday 25 October 2023                       7-9pm

Wednesday 1 November 2023                    Half Term Break

Wednesday 8 November 2023                    7-9pm

Wednesday 15 November 2023                 7-9pm

Wednesday 22 November 2023                 Tutorials

Wednesday 29 November 2023                 7-9pm

Wednesday 6 December 2023                     7-9pm

Wednesday 13 December 2023                  7-9pm

Wednesday 20 December 2023                  Tutorials

Final Submission Date 17 January 2024