Leader Training Workshops

We offer 2 options for our popular Leader Training Workshops:

Participate in a live Leader Training Webinar—no travel required

At a Leader Training Webinar, you will learn how to use our popular video-based parenting programs to help families in your community. Your class will be conducted via the Internet on your own computer. You’ll even get to view videos from the programs. The webinars are live and provide the opportunity to interact with the trainer during the webinar time period.

Choose from these webinars:

Below are the Leader Training Workshops currently available from Active Parenting. Most webinars begin at 9:00 AM Central U.S. time. Click to convert times. For details about the workshop or to view the agenda and pricing, click on class title.

Be a confident group leader

The webinar will show you how to use our popular video-based programs to make your classes entertaining and filled with practical parenting skills that parents can start using right away. You will also learn presentation techniques that will help you become a more effective facilitator.

What will I learn?

You will discover how to

  • Implement a program in a variety of settings
  • Stimulate positive changes in yourself and course participants
  • Enhance communication skills for top-notch effectiveness
  • Provide meaningful encouragement to parents
  • Improve group discussions
  • Get more parents to sign up for your classes

What They’re Saying

“The Teens in Action leader’s training webinar provided an excellent overview of the concepts, as well as helpful tips for behavior management and logistics during teen sessions.”

Theresa London
Program Manager DrugFreeAZ.org

“After attending the Active Parenting webinar, I feel empowered and equipped with tools to help me in my own parenting, and I am genuinely excited to share the information with parents I will be working with.”

Morgan Sullivan
Parenting Class Facilitator Waynesboro, Virginia

What do I get?

  • 7 hours of instruction
  • Free Parent’s Guide or Teen’s Guide
  • Free Leader’s Guide
  • 15% off Active Parenting program kit for your LTW (upon payment of LTW registration)
  • Certificate of attendance
  • 7 clock hours from NBCC
  • Certification packet (to become a certified leader)

Program kits are not included.

Pre-registration and payment is required to participate in a webinar. You will need your books during the course.

Earn Continuing Education (CE) credit

Active Parenting Publishers has been approved by the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC) as an Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP) (No. 5192). Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Active Parenting Publishers is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.

Not sure the webinar will work on your computer?
See system requirements or join a test meeting. If you have other questions, please contact Micole at 800-825-0060 x120 or send an email

Become a certified leader

Once you’ve attended the LTW, you can become an Active Parenting certified leader by holding your first complete Active Parenting class and sending us the evaluations from your class, along with your self-evaluation. When all steps are complete, we will certify you as an Active Parenting leader. For information on becoming a Certified Active Parenting Leader, call the Training Coordinator at 800-825-0060 x120 or send an email.

Of course, you may continue to hold parenting classes even if you choose not to become certified.

Don’t see the webinar you need?

If your organization has 8 or more people who need to be trained in one or more Active Parenting programs, we may be able to arrange a webinar at a time convenient to you. For information, call the Training Coordinator at 800-825-0060 x120 or send an email.

Money-back guarantee!

We are convinced you’ll finish the workshop feeling confident and energized. If you are not satisfied for any reason, let us know and we’ll refund your fee. Terms of training guarantee.

Cancellation Policy

Active Parenting Publishers reserves the right to cancel workshops due to technical difficulties or unforeseen circumstances. If you cancel at least 3 business days prior to the LTW webinar, all but $25 will be refunded. Terms of cancellation policy.

Questions about training?

Contact Training Coordinator Micole Mason at 1-800-825-0060 x120 or training@activeparenting.com.

Leader Training Workshops

Active Parenting offers occasional Leader Training Workshops at locations around the USA. See our upcoming in-person leader trainings here, or call to arrange a Custom Workshop.

Learn how to:

  • Implement a program in a variety of settings
  • Stimulate positive changes in yourself and course participants
  • Enhance communication skills for top-notch effectiveness
  • Provide meaningful encouragement to parents
  • Improve group discussions
  • Get more parents to sign up for the group

Who should attend

  • Family life and parent educators
  • School counselors
  • Social services personnel
  • Religious leaders
  • Human resources professionals
  • Social workers, therapists, and counselors in private practice
  • Hospital/health care professionals
  • Teachers and school administrators
  • Anyone interested in helping parents and families

What do I get?

  • 7 hours of instruction (one-day workshop)
  • Free Parent’s Guide
  • 15% off Active Parenting program kit for your LTW (upon payment of LTW registration)
  • Participant’s Guide (combo LTW) or Leader’s Guide (all other LTWs)
  • Certificate of attendance
  • 7 clock hours (one-day workshop)
  • Certification packet (to become a certified leader)
  • Morning and afternoon refreshments

Program kits are not included.

Earn Continuing Education (CE) credit

Active Parenting Publishers has been approved by the National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC) as an Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP) (No. 5192). Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Active Parenting Publishers is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.

Become a certified leader

Once you’ve attended the LTW, you can become an Active Parenting certified leader by holding your first complete Active Parenting class and sending us the evaluations from your class, along with your self-evaluation. When all steps are complete, we will certify you as an Active Parenting leader. For more information on becoming a Certified Active Parenting Leader, contact the Training Coordinator at 800-825-0060 x120.

Of course, you may continue to hold parenting classes even if you choose not to become certified.

Don’t see a workshop in your area?

If your organization has 12 or more people who need to be trained in one or more Active Parenting programs, we can send one of our national trainers to conduct a Special Leader Training Workshop for you. Call the Training Coordinator at 800-825-0060 x120 or send an email for more information.

Partner with us

If you can round up a facility to host a workshop, we’d like to partner with you. You’ll get $25 credit for each attendee, good toward the purchase of any Active Parenting Publishers’ proprietary programs or books. More information.

Money-back guarantee!

We are convinced you’ll leave the workshop feeling confident and energized. If you are not satisfied for any reason, let us know and we’ll refund your fee. Terms of training guarantee.

Cancellation policy

Active Parenting Publishers reserves the right to cancel workshops due to inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances and cannot be held responsible for non-refundable travel reservations. If you cancel at least 15 business days prior to the LTW, all but $25 will be refunded. Terms of cancellation policy.

Questions?

Try our FAQ page, or contact Training Coordinator Micole Mason at 1-800-825-0060 x120 or training@activeparenting.com.