Train the Trainer (level 1 & 2) Certification Course


Level 1

Level 2

Course Description

Course Description

We need to protect the vulnerable sector – where do we start? How can we design and develop training on abuse prevention that is specific to our organization? What are some helpful principles, creative teaching methods and tips we can add to augment the training sessions? Let’s Plan to Protect®!

This course is designed for individuals who work with or serve the vulnerable sector and seek to be equipped to train their own team in Abuse Prevention. We will lead the participants through a Demo Training; address topics such as Training Adults and Training Youth; Creative Methods of teaching; Classroom Management techniques; and share Tips for Trainers. Through readings, video instruction and course assignments, participants will learn how to lead, train, equip, and develop the Plan to Protect® Orientation and Refresher trainings for your organization. Participants will receive downloadable resources, PowerPoints, Teaching Notes, Student Notes, Creative Methods, feedback and support. Let’s raise the bar on protection!

We’ve been doing Plan to Protect® training for a few years – how can we keep it engaging and interesting for our volunteers and staff? Let’s Plan to Protect®!

This course is designed for individuals work with or serve the vulnerable sector and seek to become re-certified in order to train their own team in policies and procedures of Abuse Prevention. We will address how to overcome challenges, discuss ways to make trainings new and different, watch a demo of a Refresher training and refresh your lesson plans. Through readings, video instruction and course assignments, participants will learn how best to overcome challenges, teach Plan to Protect®content in an interesting and engaging way and revamp your lesson plan. Participants will receive downloadable resources, PowerPoints, Teaching Notes, Student Notes, Creative Methods, feedback and support. Let’s raise the bar on protection!

Read the Course Syllabus

Read the Course Syllabus

Course Objectives

Course Objectives

In the Train the Trainer Certification, course participants will learn how to train their volunteers and staff on abuse prevention and vulnerable sector protection. As a result of this course you will:

In the Train the Trainer Level 2 Re-Certification course, participants will learn how to keep training new, interesting and engaging, learn strategies for overcoming training challenges and obstacles and creative methods and tips for trainers. As a result of this course you will be able to:

  • Learn about the standard of protection and abuse prevention which Plan to Protect® recommends and insurance companies require.
  • Listen to a Demo Training given by an expert in Abuse Prevention and extrapolate how you will customize that for your organization.
  • Identify the differences between training adults and training youth.
  • Discover creative methods to teach effectively and learn how to foster a fun, informative and engaging learning enviironment.
  • Examine classroom management principles and learn how to best implement them.
  • Review helpful tips for trainers as you prepare to develop and teach Plan to Protect® Orientation and annual Refresher trainings at your organization.
  • Demonstrate learning by developing Teaching Notes that will be used in training your organization.
  • Deliver a Practicum geared towards the target audience at your organization.
  • Review the standard of protection and abuse prevention that Plan to Protect® recommends and insurance companies require.
  • Identify current challenges in your program and learn methods for overcoming them.
  • Share tips and discuss strategies on overcoming challenges with fellow students i your co-hort.
  • Recognize the value of keeping trainings new, interesting and exciting for your volunteers/staff.
  • Examine ways to make trainings new and different through creative methods/activities. Create, develop and streamline your own Creative Method/Activity.
  • Experience a demo Refresher training given by an expert trainer.
  • Revamp and modify your teaching notes and course overview for your annual refresher trainings.

For more information please get in touch with out training department either by phone or by email.

Price per course: $325 per course plus text and taxes. Level Two Recertification $225 (some conditions apply).

Note: Member and License discounts apply. Recertification must be taken within 3 years of certification. Some recertification students may be subject to $60 practicum fee. Please note cancellation policies.

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