Trainings for Parenting Educators

Parenting Now offers a variety of curricula and facilitation trainings to enhance your experience in using Parenting Now curricula and facilitating groups with parents and families. These trainings are highly-interactive and designed to enhance your skills as a Parenting Educator. Participants receive a Certificate of Participation for their portfolios.

Make Parenting A Pleasure, SE

October 7-9, 2024, from
9:00-11:00 am & 12:00-2:00 pm PT

Details

Parenting education professionals will learn the best use of the Make Parenting A Pleasure®, Second Edition. This training is also applicable to Haga de la Familia un Placer®, as well as the original Make Parenting A Pleasure®, Parenting Now® the Curriculum, and Haga de la Paternidad un Placer®.

In this 12-hour training, you will:

  • Gain experience for how to facilitate parenting groups on Zoom
  • Leave with six new icebreakers!

By the end of this training, you will be more knowledgeable, confident, and skilled in delivering the curriculum.

Spanish Coaching for Haga de la Familia un Placer®, SE.

Nuestro entrenamiento está diseñado para educadores de familia que hablan español y desean mejorar su capacidad para utilizar nuestro plan de estudios: Haga de la Familia un Placer® Segunda Edición.

Una vez confirmado su pago, nos comunicaremos con usted para programar su sesión en Zoom.

Details

Este entrenamiento individual en español será una sesión de 3 horas en Zoom para un solo entrenador. Se recomienda encarecidamente que sea propietario o tenga acceso al plan de estudios.

Durante la sesión, los participantes van a:

  • Discutir el diseño curricular, la distribución y el marco teórico.
  • Revisar las 12 sesiones del plan de estudios, incluyendo los conceptos claves, las metas y los objetivos, y las Tarjetas de Práctica en el Hogar.
  • Aprender las mejores prácticas para utilizar el plan de estudios.
  • Experimentar el plan de estudios desde la perspectiva de los padres y madres en una actividad de juego de roles. 
  • Tener la oportunidad de hacer preguntas sobre el plan de estudios y su uso con las familias.

Curricula Trainings

Make Parenting A Pleasure, Second Edition

Make Parenting A Pleasure®, Second Edition training is for parenting educators who use or plan to use the curriculum and want to increase their proficiency and understanding. This training is also applicable to Haga de la Familia un Placer®, as well as the original Make Parenting A Pleasure®, Parenting Now® the Curriculum, and Haga de la Paternidad un Placer®.

Foundations of Facilitation

This training is adapted from The Ford Family Foundation's training. Group facilitation skills are important competencies for guiding parent learning, regardless of which parenting curriculum you use. This foundational training is designed for parenting educators who implement parenting series in group settings. 

Spanish Coaching for Haga de la Familia un Placer®, SE.

Our coaching is designed for Spanish-speaking parenting educators who want to enhance their ability to use our curriculum: Haga de la Familia un Placer® Second Edition.

This one-on-one coaching in Spanish will be a 3-hour session on Zoom for a single trainee. 

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Let Parenting Now Provide Training For Your Organization!

We can provide any of our training options specifically for your group of Parenting Educators. We can train up to 20 participants. However, we can discuss other options if you want to train more Parenting Educators. Your training experience is important to us and we will work with you to ensure your satisfaction. Contact us to tailor a training for your group. For more information, please send an email.

Frequently Asked Questions About Our Trainings

No. However, it is beneficial to your overall experience of using the curriculum in your program. You may attend training at any time after purchase. Individual consultation is also available.

All trainings are currently held online on the Zoom video conference platform. Our curricula trainings are 12 hours divided into 3 days. Our workshops vary depending on the content.

Individual registration for training varies depending on the training or workshop. We can also provide any of our virtual training options specifically for your group of parenting educators. The training cost for up to 20 participants is $8,500. Additional participants are at a per-person rate and do not exceed 24 participants. The cost of curricula training for individuals is $425 for the early bird rate and $475 regular price. The cost is subject to change without notice.

Our curricula are user-friendly. Training enhances your overall experience and confidence with the curriculum but is not a requirement for conducting parenting groups.

Yes. We strive to improve our training based on feedback from our trainees, new research in the field and improvements in technology. Please join us again!

You can get a full refund if you cancel your training registration at least 30 days before the scheduled date. Just email pn@parentingnow.org to request your refund.
 

Yes! Our trainings provide you with an opportunity to build on your experiences by learning more about a specific curriculum from our experienced trainers. As developers of training, we are continually refreshing our skills so we can pass them along to you.

 

We will train up to 20 participants for the basic fee. However, we can discuss other options if you want to train more parenting educators. Your training experience is important to us and we will work with you to ensure your satisfaction.

Please check our website for dates of upcoming trainings and workshops. Would you like to receive emails from us when training opportunities are available? Click here

We offer coaching designed for Spanish-speaking parenting educators who want to enhance their ability to use our curriculum: Haga de la Familia un Placer® Second Edition.

This one-on-one coaching in Spanish will be a 3-hour session on Zoom for a single trainee. It is strongly recommended that you own or have access to the curriculum.

Although HFP coaching in Spanish differs significantly from the English MPAP training, it remains comprehensive. Click here to discover more about our Spanish coaching for Haga de la Familia un Placer®, SE.

 

Yes, you can. Just send an email to msinger@parentingnow.org, and they will assist you with the change.

Training Cancellation Policy:

 You can get a full refund if you cancel your training registration at least 30 days before the scheduled date.

Just email pn@parentingnow.org to request your refund.

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