koolitus training course nyh austria estonia eesti erasmus exchange

Name of the project: Be the exCHANGE Training Course

Date: 18th – 25th February 2019

Country/City: Velden am Wörtersee, Austria





What was the main topic of the event?

Liis Vääna – This project was about leadership, how to be better leader for young people, how to facilitate a workshops in youth exchanges.

Eliko Essmann – The main idea was through the laboratory to find this form of motivating where leader is not a teacher or mentor, where leader plays role as a facilitator who knows technology of involvement youngsters.


What was the biggest learning moments on the event for you?

Liis Vääna – These kind of projects are always very important for me. I learn a lot about myself. This time I learned there is a long way to go if I want to be a good leader. I was observing our facilitators and they did wonderful job as trainers. Everything was so well prepared and managed, this taught me a lot.

Eliko Essmann – I learned that how different are people , but nevertheless cooperation and reaching common results.


Do you have any plans to continue active in the field? If yes, what?

Liis Vääna – Yes of course. I feel it’s my future. Right now still learning but I hope soon enough I will have my contribution.

Eliko Essmann – Yes, I think I can use this knowledge at my work in kindergarten. Also I want to go to University and get master degree, although I’m not sure which specialty I choose, then it is possible to choose work with young people.


Would you recommend it to your friends? I yes, why? If not, why not?

Liis Vääna – Yes. All these training courses are very awesome. You meet new people, who can be your future contacts. Also you gain so much new knowledge. I highly recommend this kind of projects.

Eliko Essmann – Yes, I would recommend this experiences to my friends. This is create oppurtunity to discover new places and met with new people.


More comments or anything else you would like to share? You can add here in your own language, if you want!

Eliko Essmann – Aitäh, antud võimaluse eest osaleda projektis!


This Project was financed by European Commission’s Erasmus + Programme