Q What's included in the price of
You'll receive a Parent's Guide from the program kit, five to seven hours
of instruction, a Training Guide, a certification packet, CE hours from NBCC, and refreshments. Program kits are not included in the
price of the workshop, but you can take 15% off the price of program kit
for your LTW when ordered at the same time as your registration.
Q Why do you offer Active Parenting
of Teens and Active Parenting 4th Edition in one workshop?
The focus of these workshops is "How to lead a successful group"
using Active Parenting principles rather than only specific program content.
Both programs share the same concept and similar format. The workshop will
allow you to view some video vignettes from each program.
Q I have already created my own materials
to teach parenting groups. Why should I attend Active Parenting Workshops?
Active Parenting programs were designed to be used as complete parenting
courses, they can also be used to enhance existing programs. The training
you receive here will help you integrate the materials into your own. Plus
you'll learn helpful information about parenting education in general.
Q Who will be leading my Leader Training
Your workshop will be facilitated by one of Active Parentings certified
national trainers. These trainerswho are themselves veteran parenting
education leadershave completed our rigorous Training of Trainers
program and achieved certification.
Q What if I have to cancel?
Click for terms of the training guarantee
and cancellation policy.
Q Do I
have to attend a Leader Training Workshop to use your material?
No, you are not required to attend a workshop to facilitate Active
Parenting programs; however, we do recommend it. At a Leader Training Workshop,
you will learn how to explain concepts to parents, receive marketing tips,
network with other educators, earn Continuing Education units/hours, and
begin the first step to becoming a certified Leader.
Q Is there a charge for the workshops?
Yes, there is a charge for the workshops. We offer a variety of formats
of training, and you can find the pricing on our website
or in the most recent catalog.
Q Is the kit included in the price
of the workshop?
No, the kit is not included; however, we offer workshop participants a discount
on the kit if purchased with the workshop registration.
Q What will I receive at the workshop?
Each participant receives access to the workshop, a Leader's Guide or Participant
Workbook, Parent Guide, certification packet, marketing folder and CE hours.
Q How many CE hours are earned?
A CEs vary depending on the length of the workshop. You earn
1 contact hour per hour of training. Click here for more information about CE hours.
Q What if there's no live workshop
in my area?
A We offer a self-study
workshop and live webinars that do not require any travel.
Q How do I become a certified Leader?
A To become a certified Leader,
you must follow these steps without deviation:
- Attend a live workshop conducted by a certified
Trainer - or - participate in a webinar - or - participate in the Online
Leader Training Workshop
- Conduct a parenting class using the appropriate
program kit and parent guides. There is no set number of parents needed.
- Complete the certification paperwork and return
to the training department.