Advancing Youth Development (AYD) 3: Different Areas of Youth


Intended Audience: Youth Workers, OST/EYP/CSC Frontline Staff and Supervisors

Date: 2/8/2020
Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: Family League of Baltimore Click here for directions
Facilitator: RnD Associates
OST Professional Development: Hours - 3

NAA Core Competencies Referenced: Child/Youth Growth & Development

Registration Ends: 2/7/2020 9:30 AM
The registration period has closed for this event.


AYD is a widely recognized certificate program designed for frontline staff of afterschool, community school programs and youth service agency staff. AYD is part of a national training developed by the National Training Institute for Community Youth Work (NTI), at the Academy for Educational Development (AED). This training is based on the principle that every youth worker’s goal should be to develop youth and to challenge them to achieve their highest potential – not to fix them. It provides the theory, practice and outcomes of quality youth development projects.



AYD-3: Different Areas of Youth Outcomes

In this workshop, youth workers will learn how to define the goals they have for young people and those that young people have for themselves, and will learn strategies to help them “get there” by using the youth development approach. Training includes presentation and group activities on:

**The complete AYD certification training is broken up into 5, 3-hour sessions. If participants attend all 5 sessions, they will receive an AYD certification after completion. 


If you are seeking the AYD certification, participants must have attended 'AYD-1: Introduction to the Youth Development Approach' prior to participating in any of the subsequent AYD workshops. AYD workshops 2-5 may be attended in any order.


If you are not seeking an AYD certification, each session will be a stand-alone training and participants can choose to attend any of the workshops in the series.** 




Light snacks will be provided, but we will not be providing lunch; feel free to bring additional snacks if necessary.