Learn to be an effective parenting education class facilitator and study at your own pace (up to 60 days) with the Active Parenting Online Leader Training Workshops (OLTW). The OLTW is a comprehensive self-study class complete with video, reading, and discussion. With this training, you will gain in-depth knowledge of Active Parenting principles, become very familiar with how to use the program’s various tools, and learn how to effectively present the course to parents. Clock hours and certification available, too!
Part 1 – How to Lead a Great Parenting Group is an online course giving you key skills for leading a successful group, picking a good curriculum, and being an effective problem-solver. It takes 3 hours to complete and 3 clock hours are awarded upon successful completion of Part 1. See details.
Part 2 – Active Parenting 4th Ed. Leader Training Workshop is a self-study course exploring the Active Parenting 4th Edition program in depth. (Program kit is not included.) You will learn how to present the concepts, how to guide parent discussions, and how to run the experiential activities. It takes 30 hours to complete this segment, including reading assignments. Thirty clock hours are awarded upon successful completion of this edition of Part 2. See details.
Part 2 – Active Parenting: First Five Years Leader Training Workshop is a self-study course exploring the new First Five Years program in depth. (Program kit is not included.) You will learn how to present the concepts, how to guide parent discussions, and how to run the experiential activities. It takes 14 hours to complete this segment, including reading assignments. Fourteen clock hours are awarded upon successful completion of this edition of Part 2. See details.
There are two options for the OLTW self-study courses:
The Active Parenting program kit is sold separately—save 15% by ordering along with your OLTW registration.
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Here’s a list of all the great benefits that come with your OLTW registration.
The Online Leader Training Workshop is conducted entirely via the Internet. You will need:
After registering for the OLTW, you will receive login information via email within two business days. It will be sent to the email you provide during checkout.
(Note: you must complete your OLTW within 60 days of registration or a reactivation fee of $49 will be required to gain another 60 days of enrollment. AP4 OLTWs must be completed by December 31, 2019.)
Earn clock hours with leader training. Active Parenting Publishers has been approved by 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.
Once you’ve completed Part 2 of the OLTW, you can become an Active Parenting certified leader by holding a 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. Contact the Training Coordinator at 800-825-0060 x120 for more information.
Of course, you may continue to hold parenting classes even if you choose not to become certified.
We are convinced you’ll end the workshop feeling confident and energized. If you are not satisfied for any reason, let us know within 3 business days of your initial login date and before printing your Certificate of Completion for a full refund of your registration fee. Click for Training Guarantees and Cancellation Policy.