The International Award for Young People, India organized an Award Leader training workshop at Ebenezer International School, Bangalore on 5th and 6th August, 2016.
The two-day workshop was attended by 30 participants from different institutions across India, including The Camford International School, Coimbatore; The Aga Khan Academy, Chennai;
Athena Global School, Chidambaram; Canadian International School, Bangalore; Ebenezer International School, Bangalore; Oakridge International School, Bengaluru; Euro School, Whitefield, Bangalore; Euro School, Chimney Hills, Bangalore; Euro School, Kogilu, Bangalore; Karaumbiah's Academy for Learning & Sports, Gonikoppal; and The High Range School, Munnar.
The workshop began with an ice- breaking session where the participants introduced themselves and shared their expectations from the workshop. This was followed by an introduction to the Award, and sessions on its philosophy, framework, benefits of the Award and how a volunteer can play a crucial role in the Award programme. The participants were given in-depth knowledge regarding the four domains of the programme i.e. Skills, Service, Physical Recreation and Adventurous Journey and also the Residential Project for the Gold Level. The training team also made them familiar with other important aspects related to the Programme, which included Risk Management, Online Record Book and Brand Pack.
The workshop was led by Kapil Bhalla (National Director) and Bivujit Mukhoty (Programme Manager). The workshop included interactive and fun sessions to engage with the Award Leaders.Click here for the pictures