Problem Gambling - Training of Trainers

Date: March 27, 2020 Price: $750.00 Time: 9:00am - 3:00pm CEUs: 40 Class Type: Classroom
Level: Advanced Instructor: Nancy Murray, CAGS, LCDP, ICOGS and Tawny Solmere, MA, LCDP-CS, NCGC Domain(s): 4 Domain Chart

This course is being offered by: 

The RI Council on Problem Gambling with support from

The Substance Use and Mental Health Leadership Council of RI

This course introduces participants to the components necessary to conduct a successful training. Its focus is on the skills and attitudes needed to be a trainer. It concentrates specifically on such major aspects of training, such as Adult Leaning Approaches, Ice Breakers, and Dealing with Differences, How to handle difficult question, etc.  The participant will also gain a general knowledge of common mistakes and fears in training, as well as, the importance of being prepared for training. This is a very extensive course and requires all participants to be interactive in all aspects of the training.

There will be a follow up component to this training. Participants will need to have one of the instructors sit in on a minimum of two (2) trainings they facilitate in order to receive follow up feedback on an actual training.

Prerequisite(s):  Completion of the Problem Gambling Academy or Gambling Certification or Endorsement

Dates: March 27, April 3, 10, 24 and May 1, 2020


Continuing Education Credits

National Board for Certified Counselors CEUs: An application has been submitted to the National Council on Problem Gambling. Determination of credits is pending.

Social Worker CEUs: This training has been approved by NASW, Rhode Island for 40 continuing education hours.  

Addiction Professionals CEUs: This training has been approved by the National Association for Addiction Professionals for 40 continuing education hours.