Training of Trainers

Offered once per year by FNC of Massachusetts, this training is open only to people with several years’ experience with facilitating Nurturing Programs who desire to be a nationally recognized Trainer/Consultant with Family Nurturing Centers.  It is a three-day training limited to 6-8 people.  Trainings will be listed on our Nurturing Program Training Calendar, as well as at www.nurturingparenting.org.  Please direct any questions to Sue Parker.

Participants must be able to demonstrate successful completion of a Nurturing Program Facilitator Training conducted by a Recognized Trainer/Consultant followed by:

  • A minimum of 2 years experience implementing one or more the Nurturing Parenting Programs as written for the complete number of sessions.
     
  • Expertise in the philosophy and goals of Nurturing Parenting as demonstrated by successful group or home-based implementation of the programs. You will be required to present activities at this training;
     
  • Expertise in the Adult-Adolescent Parenting Inventory (AAPI-2) and other assessments and inventories of the Nurturing Programs. You will be required to demonstrate your knowledge at this training;
     
  • Two letters of recommendation attesting to your success facilitating the program and your abilities as a trainer.

Recognition is granted upon 1) successful completion of the training based on the recommendation of the trainer; 2) submittal and acceptance of a Trainer/Consultant application with accompanying documentation.

For more information on the rights and responsibilities of National Trainer/Consultants, please visit www.nurturingparenting.org.