Trainer Course with Sherri Cawn, MA, CCC-SLP

When
Wednesday, Sep 18, 2019 7:00pm – 9:30pm
where
Online Course

Fee

$ 2600.00

Description


This program allows professionals who have attained the Profectum Certificate Level 2 (CL2)/Fellows Certificate or equivalent, to advance to the Trainer level through lectures, discussion groups and practicum experiences training other professionals within Profectum’s programs, including the Professional Levels 1 and 2 Certificate courses, tutoring, and other settings. In addition, participants will advance their competencies in the DIR-FCD™ model through presentations and discussion of complex developmental and mental health challenges including those of older ages, integration of various approaches necessary to improve long term outcomes, coaching, advocacy, etc. Participants will also learn to review current research, conduct presentations and webcasts, in-service training programs, and more.

Structure / Time Commitment / Fees


This course will run a maximum of 2 years, but can be achieved sooner if all criteria are met.*  This allows participants to work at his or her own pace.

Prior experience as a trainer will be recognized. In addition to learning from faculty as support to courses and tutoring, this program will also provide the candidate with webcasts on the training process and work with candidates to develop his or her own training webcasts.

*Understand that the time-frame of the program may vary based on the availability of courses to co-lead.

  • Class structure of 8-12 participants

  • Participants receive a Trainer Certificate upon completion of all criteria and can move at his or her own pace, not to exceed 2 years

  • On-line class 1 time per month for 2.5 hours

  • Co-lead Profectum Level 1 OR Level 2 Certificate Course and participate in supervision with Profectum Faculty*

  • Provide tutoring to participants in the Profectum’s courses and participate in supervision sessions with faculty*

  • Create new training materials within Profectum’s DIR-FCD™ model framework

  • Demonstrate local outreach and training efforts in his or her community

  • Ongoing training and supervision will be provided throughout the course


As this robust program offers a wide range of opportunities, participants should understand that the time commitment for this course is a minimum of 7-8 hours per month and will vary depending on when course co-leading opportunities are available.

*Participants will receive mentoring and co-lead Profectum programs with our multi-disciplinary faculty from the fields of mental health, medicine, education, OT, PT, developmental optometry, speech and creative arts.

Unit 1

  • Five 2.5-hour faculty led online classes w/ guest lecturers [ 1 per month ]

  • ~ 8 hours of webcast lecture viewing

  • Various reading assignments

  • Fee: $650


Unit 2

  • Four 2.5-hour faculty led online classes w/ guest lecturers [ 1 per month ]

  • ~ 8 hours of webcast lecture viewing

  • Various reading assignments

  • Fee: $650


Unit 3

  • Three 2.5-hour faculty led online classes w/ guest lecturers [ 1 per month ]

  • ~ 8 hours of webcast lecture viewing

  • Fee: $650


Unit 4

  • Three 2.5-hour faculty led online classes w/ guest lecturers [ 1 per month ]

  • ~ 4 hours of webcast lecture viewing

  • Two to four (depending on the number of participants presenting) 2-hour online presentation and discussion sessions

  • One 2-hour online faculty led group discussion

  • A 20 minute online individual participant feedback session

  • Fee: $650


Contact christie.virtue@profectum.org for additional information.