OCTOBER 1-4 & 15-18, 2019 • MILWAUKEE, WI
Combined Practitioner Training & Training of Trainers
Co-sponsored by WACYCP to support CYC Certification in Wisconsin.
Learn valuable concepts and new skills based on leading-edge research and best practices relevant across the entire field of child and youth care services.
Prepare for the Families First Act transition to community-based, family-focused care.
1. Practitioner Training
The Child and Youth Care: Foundations Course introduces practitioners to basic concepts and skills in professional child and youth work. The 36-hour learning experience helps practitioners develop the skills and understanding needed to work in a relationship-based setting.
2. Training of Trainers
The Child & Youth Care: Foundations Course Training of Trainers(TOT) is designed to prepare practitioners to teach the Child & Youth Care: Foundations Course. Students will attend the full Practitioner Training plus an additional 16 hours of TOT Training.
Training will be facilitated by Cindy Carraway-Wilson, Training Director for Youth Catalytics, and Frank Eckles, Executive Director of the Academy.