What to expect

Would you like to be more confident in creating safe, accessible and empowering spaces?

Do you want to run workshops where young participants are actively involved and highly engaged?

You’ll walk away from this fun and interactive training equipped with the confidence and skills you need to run great workshops with and for young people.

Through the careful and practiced guidance of our experienced Young Peer Facilitators you will leave knowing how you can enhance your meetings, workshops and events.  

These sessions are for people who have prior knowledge and experience with group facilitation and working with young people.  

We are running the sessions across 2 days: Wednesday 4 and Wednesday 11 September, 1pm - 3pm. Both will be held online. 

You can register for a ticket below: 

Book your spot now 

Topics we cover

  • Developing a run sheet
  • Problem solving – what happens when things don’t always go to plan
  • How to manage people and different group dynamics
  • Learning Styles and how to cater to them 
  • How to facilitate in an accessible way 

If you can’t make this session, find future dates and other YACVic training here to develop your work with young people 
If you would like to speak with Finnley about the possibility of training for you and your team in-house please complete our online enquiry form.   

Quotes from previous participants 

“Good mix of discussions/activities/group and individual work” young participant from Beyond the Bell  

“I felt comfortable and was prompted to contribute in a gentle way, and I eventually built up a lot of confidence” young participant from public workshop  

Who should attend

This event is open to all in the youth sector and those who work with young people in a relational way, where the young person is their priority.

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Ticket Cost for two-part workshop 

$60 YACVic young members and youth work students (limited to 5 tickets per workshop)  
$120 YACVic Members over 25 years old 
$160 YACVic Non-Members over 25 years old 
$210 Corporate and government
If you would like to buy your ticket by invoice, please email complete this form, and state the type of ticket you would like to purchase.    

Become a YACVic Member

Sign up to become a YACVic member to access membership discounts on tickets and to be notified first about resources and future webinars and events for young people and the youth sector.

We’ll also promote these in our newsletter, which you can sign up to here.

Accessibility and Inclusion

At YACVic, we take access and inclusion seriously. If you have a specific access request, would like further information or want to provide any suggestions, we would love to hear from you. 

You can email or call us with your access and/or support requirements for this event using the contact information below. 

YACVic are committed to access and inclusion. Throughout the training we have 1 ten-minute break, enable Zoom's automatic captioning and provide image descriptions of visuals used. If you require extra support to attend the session, we can book in live captioning and/or Auslan interpreters.   

Our work takes place through the lands of the Aboriginal nations within Victoria and we pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging. We acknowledge that Sovereignty was never ceded. Always was, always will be, Aboriginal land.


For more details, please get in touch with Finnley Stirling, YACVic Participation and Development Administrative Officer at  FStirling@yacvic.org.au.  

YACVic is a child safe organisation. By attending these events, you agree to join us in our commitment to child safety.