Working for Equalities in Scotland

New dates for the ‘Working for Equalities in Scotland’ CPD (Continuing Professional Development) course have been set.  This course will start on the 25th April and the period for registration has been extended. This CPD course, organised by the School of Social and Political Science at University of Edinburgh, aims to offer an opportunity to front-line equality practitioners to network … Continue reading Working for Equalities in Scotland

The Barefoot Guide Connection (Resource Library)

WHAT PEOPLE HAVE SAID ABOUT THE BAREFOOT GUIDES... This unusual and exceptional volume (and series) is hugely accessible yet deeply rooted in solid theory and extensive practice across a wide range of contexts and fields. Expect from it something truly unique in its combination of insight, reflection, experience and highly usable mixed text/visual presentation. It … Continue reading The Barefoot Guide Connection (Resource Library)

3 Institutions in Scotland offering Community Development Courses

Whats better when you're in Scotland and looking for a community development course? Finding 3 institutes in Scotland that offer a community development course. With some offering more than one course! To find out more about who, what, where, when and how to sign up for these, visit the website HERE. References: Hot courses abroad. … Continue reading 3 Institutions in Scotland offering Community Development Courses

Kansas State University launches community development online graduate certificate

Are you interested in helping foster positive social, economic, cultural and environmental change? Kansas State University has launched a new online graduate certificate in community development. The certificate program will join the online master’s program in community development already offered through the K-State College of Architecture, Planning and Design’s Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional … Continue reading Kansas State University launches community development online graduate certificate

Scottish University Land Unit (SULU)

The Scottish University Land Unit (SULU) has been set up to encourage law students across Scotland to take an active interest in land reform, community empowerment, and community rights in respect of land; and, working in partnership with the Development Trusts Association Scotland (DTAS) and the Community Ownership Support Service (COSS), to provide practical support … Continue reading Scottish University Land Unit (SULU)

A Career in Community Development from The University of Edinburugh

Community Learning and Development This is a very diverse field, with opportunities to work in areas such as literacy and numeracy, employment skills, community arts, youth projects and community development. Workers aim to bring about social change by involving individuals and communities in identifying needs and helping to address them. They are often based in … Continue reading A Career in Community Development from The University of Edinburugh

Community Development Programmes – Waikato institute for Leisure and Sport

Waikato institute for Leisure and Sport offers a range of short courses aimed at enhancing practical and leadership skills for community organisations, leaders and volunteers. A 'Learn by Doing' approach sees student participation in a variety of interactive activities with the option of NZQA unit standards. Courses offered include: Holiday programme and OSCAR training Volunteer … Continue reading Community Development Programmes – Waikato institute for Leisure and Sport