Course Description: The Montgomery County Collaboration Council is proud to have trained hundreds of youth development practitioners in Montgomery County, MD, with the nationally recognized Advancing Youth Development (AYD) training. AYD Training is an intensive 4-day professional development opportunity for community youth workers who work directly with youth ages 10 to 24 in school, community, or faith-based settings.
What Will Participants Learn? AYD Training will give participants the necessary tools and skills to better engage and support youth. Participants will learn how to help youth navigate and use resources, identify their own strengths, and define and achieve their goals.
Who Should Sign Up? This professional development opportunity is for youth development practitioners who work with youth in schools, nonprofit community organizations, and agencies in Montgomery County, Maryland.