Problem Gambling - Training of Trainers
Date: March 27, 2020
Time: 9:00am - 3:00pm
Class Type: Classroom
Instructor: Nancy Murray, CAGS, LCDP, ICOGS and Tawny Solmere, MA, LCDP-CS, NCGC
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.