The certificate course is an innovative approach to professionalising community-based care for children and youth, so that vulnerable populations receive the care and support they are entitled to. The course is delivered by supported open distance learning in ten countries in Eastern and Southern Africa. This programme is offered in conjunction with the University of Kwazulu Natal.
What is the Certificate Course?
The Certificate in Community Based Work with Children and Youth aims to enhance effectiveness in working with children at risk and to give students knowledge, skills and information to study key trends, theories and approaches in working with vulnerable groups.
Who is the Certificate Course for?
Prospective students who wish to work with Children, Families and Communities (affected by HIV & Aids, Conflict, Poverty and Displacement in Africa). People working with youth, formally and informally (Church, Communities, NGO`s, Ministry of Youth, etc.).
- Personal and Professional Development
- Human Rights and Child protection
- Child and Youth Development
- Care and Support
- Integrated Community Development
- Core Course: English for General Communication