Training You Can Use Right Now

From grant writing to social media, or volunteer development to coaching clinics, we make your training needs happen. Workshop topics change every year and are selected to match the needs of our communities and their residents. Its training you can use right now.

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Grant Writing + Sponsorship Development, 2 Virtual Workshops

Well, that filled up quickly! Our workshops are full! WOW.
If you would like to add you name to the Wait List, please CLICK HERE.

Grant Writing
Learn the 8 essential tools to help write a strong grant application and keep all your research organized. 

Sponsorship Development
Learn to develop sponsorship opportunities, a strong sponsorship proposal, how to identify sponsors, and how to build sponsorship relationships. 

Cost
FREE for participants from member communities

$20 for non-members.

  • If your community would like to become a member, the membership form and details are available HERE.
  • Non-members will be invoiced.
  • Registration is limited to communities located within the South West District, click HERE for map.

Workshops will run using Zoom. Links to join the workshops will be emailed to participants a few weeks before the start date.


HIGH FIVE® Principles of Healthy Child Development-C (PHCD-C)
Online Training
Cost: FREE* for participants from member communities and $20 for non-members (must still be District residents). If your community would like to become a member, the membership form and details are available HERE. Non-members will be invoiced.
 
Who: This course is for anyone providing programs for children ages 4 to 12 such as full/part-time recreation staff, coaches, swim instructors, before and after-school care providers, and teachers.
 
What: HIGH FIVE® PHCD-C online training helps those working with children aged 4 to 12 enhance program quality, ensuring that every child has a positive experience in your programs.
 
How: Training equips participants with the essential knowledge about the physical, social, emotional, and cognitive attributes of each age and stage of a child’s development.
  • Participants will learn how to incorporate the three essential Design Guidelines so that programs are Welcoming of Diversity and Uniqueness, Safe, and Developmentally Appropriate.
  • Discover how the foundation of quality programs using the HIGH FIVE Principles of Healthy Child Development: A Caring Leader, Friends, Mastery, Participation, and Play.
  • Leaders who complete this training in full are provided with an additional complimentary online training, Healthy Minds for Healthy Children.
When: This online training is available 24-7 so participants can learn at their own pace*.
 
Where: CLICK HERE to register. Due to the registration requirements of HIGH-FIVE National, all participants must register using their individual emails addresses.
 
*Please submit a proof of completion by August 15, 2020. Upon completion, the South West District will request a follow-up evaluation.

Respect in Sport Parent Program
On-Line Learning
The South West District is pleased to offer the Respect in Sport Parent Program
 
A 1-hour bilingual online certification program designed to educate parents and guardians who have children or youth involved in sport and community-based programs. You can take this online 6 module course at your own pace and schedule. 
 
FREE. The District will cover the cost of the course for participants from South West member communities. Registration is limited to 25 people.
 
Register to take the training, CLICK HERE.
 

South West Mini-Workshops

No travel required and physical distancing will be a breeze. We’ll meet using Zoom video conferencing. You can join from your laptop, tablet, smartphone, or desktop computer.

  • Grant Writing
    • Learn the 8 essential tools to help write a strong grant application and keep all your research organized.
  • Sponsorship Development
    • Learn to develop sponsorship opportunities, a strong sponsorship proposal,  how to identify sponsors, and how to building sponsorship relationships.
  • Effective Meetings
    • Learn the elements of a successful meeting.

Request a workshop, CLICK HERE.


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