Training → Culture and identity

Caring for children from Albania (ALmas)

[This course will take you about 1h to complete.]

Between April 2019 and March 2020, 3,463 unaccompanied minors arrived in the UK asking for asylum and many of them will be looked after in foster care. Albania is one of the main countries from where these children come from. To be able to support them, it will be helpful for you to know about their culture and the challenges they may have through.

In this course, you will learn:
- Why learning about children from Albania is important.
- General information about Albania.
- How to deal with prejudices.
- How to apply for asylum in the UK.
- Common mental health issues in asylum-seeking children.
  • Instructions for Apple users
  • Module 1 [15 min]
  • Test 1
  • Module 2 [15 min]
  • Test 2
  • Module 3 [10 min]
  • Assignment 1
  • Course suggestion
  • Feedback survey
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever