Training Course ”Holistic Outdoor Leadership Program”, 25.06 – 01.07.2021, in Puebla De La Sierra (Madrid)

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If spending 5 days living outdoors in the region surrounding Madrid in Spain and learning new skills for life sound interesting to you, then you should definitely apply for this training course! You will be part of an outdoor education course where you will practice the method of learning by doing in nature. 

Location: Puebla De La Sierra (Madrid), Spain
Dates: 25.06 – 01.07.2021

MOE Holistic Outdoor Leadership Programme is an experiential education Training Course adventure. The main idea is to discover the different components that build up leadership and experiment with different non-formal education techniques while being in the nature.

Objectives of the project:

  • Empowering educators so that they can develop and facilitate leadership behaviours in their community.
  • Improving the quality of future training actions, sharing resources and facilitating the creation of support structures for young people.
  • Remarking the importance of the Erasmus+ programme as an opportunity to develop actions

All costs for accommodation and food are covered by the Erasmus+ programme. Travel costs will be reimbursed up to 255€ for participants from Germany. We charge a 40€ participation fee!

If you want to read more details about the project and check the daily program of the training course, make sure to check out the Infopack.


Before deciding to apply and attend the project, please be aware of the following Covid-19 restrictions.

  1. You are required to make sure you have your European Health Card with you. If the backside of your health card is blue with the EU symbol on it, it is normally valid in all EU countries.
  2. You need to book your own travel insurance at your own costs (i.e. through the Airline, ADAC, HanseMerkur etc.). Please note that, in case the German government will still have a travel warning in place during the time of the exchange, most travel insurances will not cover your costs for i.e. a quarantine in Spain in case you get sick during the project. Please check if you would be able to pay for a prolonged stay in Spain, in case you would get sick.
  3. Before your departure, you might be obliged to take a Covid-19 test (PCR, Antigen etc.) at your own costs. You may also be required to take another test at your own costs before your return to Germany, and spend 5-10 days in quarantine. This depends on the regulations at the time. You can check the current rules on the webpages of the Ministry of Health of your city/region, or also on the Webpage of the Foreign Ministry of Germany.

The project is hosted by Madrid Outdoor Education (Spain). Please note that only residents of Germany can apply through the form below. Others have to contact the partner organizations in their respective countries:

  • Latvia: Baltic Youth Way
  • Poland: Fundacja Centrum Aktywnosci Tworczej
  • Greece: Be Visible Be You
  • Portugal: MOJU
  • Cyprus: Youth for Exchange and Understanding
  • Italy: Giovani Iddocca

You can apply below if:

  • You are a resident of Germany
  • You are 18 years old or older
  • You are active in the field of education and training (volunteers in the field of education/youth work, facilitators and trainers, social workers..)
  • You have experience in the field of NGO and youth work 
  • You are ready to show responsibility and commitment to all the activities of the project
  • You have passion and motivation to learn, share and enjoy
  • Your level of English is enough to communicate and share your opinions

Any questions? Get in touch with Irma : [email protected]

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