The process of registration for volunteering at the EYOF 2022 is simple. Above all, it is necessary to read the conditions: what we expect and require from volunteers. Secondly, it is necessary to get the understanding of the registration procedure and register.

Registration volunteers launching March 11, 2021.


Personal Interview

Each registered applier who is interested in becoming the member of “I am Volunteer EYOF 2021” volunteer team, must pass a personal interview. A person who will not be able to attend the interview for objective reasons the interview via an alternative form (telephone interview, Skype Call, Individual interview date in the quarters of organizing committee the EYOF 2022 Banská Bystrica) if the interview director agrees to it.

Test events

Volunteers should attend at least one test evet as part of the exercise and verification of their abilities. There are thirteen test events in total and the volunteers are assigned the task of testing sports venues, sports equipment and organizing the team. These events can move volunteers to higher positions within the volunteer program (volunteer supervisor and volunteer coordinator).

Volunteers who actively attend on 1 of the 13 test events also undergo partial preparation for a volunteer position which they can directly perform at the EYOF 2021 Banská Bystrica.

Education and training

  • General training*

The general training is focused on getting familiar with rights and obligations of volunteers and recipients of volunteering activity &  the importance of volunteering at the EYOF 2022 Banska Bystrica,

Other topics of training: what to do in case of emergencies. Health and safety training. Discussion and signing of a volunteering agreement between the volunteer and recipient of volunteering activity.

  • Specialized training I.*

The specialized training is focused on the theoretical training and education related to specific activities that volunteers will perform in a volunteer position during the EYOF 2022 Banska Bystrica.

  • Specialized training II.

The training is focused on practical training and acquainting with specific activities that volunteers will do at their specific volunteer’s positions.

Note: *General and Specialized Training I. will be held in one day. It will be possible to complete the trainings through online education (e-learning).

Accompanying events for volunteers

The Accompanying events for volunteers are one-day events focused on creating and strengthening professional as well as personal relationships between volunteers with the goal of forming one team.

Participation of volunteers in the events is voluntary and their course is informal. The accompanying events for volunteers have different character and they are preferably intended for a specific section of volunteers.

Organizing team of Volunteers’ department will inform already registered volunteers about the upcoming accompanying evets via a volunteer portal and Newsletters.

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Registered volunteers who pass the personal (or other) interview, participate in the test event, successfully pass general and specialized training, sign volunteers’ contract, and obtain volunteer uniform will be able to do voluntary service.

More about the conditions and volunteer service in the section volunteer service.