Our training courses bring together the ABCD Institute’s 30 years of community development research in the USA, with Nurture Development’s 21 years of international research and practical experience of community development and pioneering approaches in other strength-based work across the world.
Now online, you can access our courses from anywhere in the world. Currently, we are only running online courses for ABCD Training Part 1. However, other online courses are currently in development and will be added below!
Based on our popular ABCD Training Part 1 workshops, this course will teach you to put ABCD into action in living neighbourhoods in a way that is respectful of the local context; and ultimately create safer, healthier, more economically and environmentally vibrant places to live. After this course, you will be able to use what’s strong in the neighbourhood where you live and/or work to deal with what’s wrong, but also make what’s strong, stronger.
This course will:
This training offer builds upon Nurture Development’s ABCD Training Part 1 and is based on our two-day ABCD Training Part 2 workshop. This is an opportunity for citizens, practitioners and agency leaders to develop a framework for the effective establishment of Asset-Based Community Development initiatives in the local context.
ABCD Training Part 2 comprises of eight learning sessions: