Free STEM training for youth workers

Wellcome is offering free STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) training to youth workers this summer.

The training, which has been developed in partnership with the British Science Association, is taking place across the UK until 21 July 2016.

The two-day course is for youth workers who want to learn accessible, engaging and hands-on ways to engage young people with STEM subjects.

Valuable STEM skills can also support young people’s personal and social development.

Youth workers who take part will:

Dates and venues

To register for a session, please choose one of the links below:

22-23 June, Centre for Life, Newcastle upon Tyne

30 June-1 July, W5, Belfast

14-15 July, Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, London (led by Natural History Museum)

20-21 July, The Deep, Hull

1-2 August, At-Bristol Science Centre, Bristol

18-19 August, Glasgow Science Centre, Glasgow

10-11 September, Thinktank, Birmingham

4-5 October, Catalyst, Merseyside

All the sessions will run from 9am-5pm and we will provide lunch and refreshments on each of the days.

Contact

Email Nehanda Truscott-Reid, n.truscott-reid@wellcome.ac.uk for more information.