Active Parenting Training Opportunities
|When you are trained, parents learn and the
Leading parenting groups is a
great experience! You're not just helping parents—you're helping
children, teachers and your community by strengthening families. We've
heard many amazing stories about the positive changes that occur after
parents are shown the skills they need to communicate effectively with
their children and others. See below for more, or click here to register for Active Parenting
|At Active Parenting
Publishers, we provide many opportunities to train to be a more
effective facilitator at our Leader Training Workshops. You can also
step up and learn how to train other facilitators at the Training of
Trainers seminars. See below for information about all the training
LEADER TRAINING WORKSHOPS
LEADER TRAINING WEBINARS
LEADER TRAINING WORKSHOPS
|At a face-to-face Leader Training
Workshop (LTW), we'll show you how to use our programs to make your
classes entertaining and filled with practical skills that parents can
start using immediately. Plus you'll be able to share ideas with the
leader and other parent educators.
|At a Leader Training
Webinar (WLTW), you can learn how to use our popular video-based
programs from the comfort of your own computer. The webinars are live
and provide the opportunity to interact with the trainer during the
webinar time period.
|Study at your own
pace with the Online Leader Training Workshop (OLTW). This is a self-study course conducted over the Internet describing how to lead a great parenting group and exploring the principles of Active Parenting 4th Ed. in depth. You'll
have 60 days to finish.
popular Training of Trainers (TOT) provides three days
of vigorous training in our programs to help you expand your
professional skills while learning to train new family educators for
your organization and community. Featuring training by Dr. Popkin himself!
- 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
||Earn Continuing Education (CE) credit
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 is responsible for all aspects of the program.
become a "certified" leader or trainer:
Once you’ve attended the LTW, you
can become an Active Parenting certified leader by holding your first
complete Active Parenting class using the same program as the LTW you attended. When the class is finished, send us the evaluations from
your class, along with your self-evaluation. After all steps are
complete, we will certify you as an Active Parenting leader. For a
description of the requirements for becoming a Certified Active Parenting Leader, click or contact the Training Coordinator at 800-825-0060 x120 for more
information about certification.
Of course, you may continue to hold parenting classes even if you
choose not to become certified.
Don't see a workshop in your
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 (or Training of Trainers) for you. Click here 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 $25.00
credit for each attendee, good toward the purchase of any Active
Parenting Publishers' proprietary programs or books. Click here for more information.
Call the Training Coordinator at
800-825-0060 x120 or send us an email message.
We are convinced you'll leave
your training workshop feeling informed and energized. If you are not
satisfied for any reason, let us know and we'll refund your fee. See
below for terms of this guarantee:
- LTW / Webinar LTW / TOT (live classes,
including leader training webinars): If you are not satisfied for any
reason, let us know within 3 business days of your training date and
we'll refund your registration fee. Books, materials, and certificate
must be returned in clean, resellable condititon, or $44.90 ($75 for
TOT) will be deducted from your refund.
- Online training: If you are not satisfied with your training, 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.
Training Cancellation Policy
Can't make the training? Here are
the policies if you need to cancel after registering:
- "live" LTW: If you
cancel at least 15 business days prior to the LTW, all but $25 will be
refunded. Otherwise, a credit will be issued for future Active
Parenting training or materials (less a $25 cancellation fee). Dates
and locations are subject to change.
- Webinar LTW: If you cancel at least 3 business days prior to the LTW,
all but $25 will be refunded. Otherwise, a credit will be issued for
future Active Parenting training or materials (less a $25 cancellation
fee). Books must be returned in clean, resellable condititon, or $44.90
will be deducted from your refund. Dates and times are subject to
- TOT: If you cancel at least 15 days prior to the TOT, all but
$100 will be refunded. Otherwise, a credit will be issued for future
Active Parenting training or materials (less a $100 cancellation fee).
Dates and locations are subject to change.
- Online training: If you must cancel, 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.
Need more time for your OLTW? You will have 60 days to
complete your Online Training class. If you need more time, a
"reactivation fee" of $49 will grant you another 60 days.
Need an OLTW refresher? Once you have completed an Online
Training class, you may take the same Online Training class again at
any time for $49.
Questions about training? Contact Training Coordinator
Micole Mason at 1-800-825-0060 x120 or firstname.lastname@example.org.