Abriendo Puertas/Opening Doors 3rd Edition (Virtual Training)

Workshop Date(s): 
03/30/2021 - 9:30am to 11:00am
04/01/2021 - 9:30am to 11:30am
04/05/2021 - 9:30am to 11:45am
04/06/2021 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
04/07/2021 - 9:30am to 10:45am
04/09/2021 - 9:30am to 11:00am
Zoom Training
Contact Person: 
Martha Nevarez
Phone Number: 
Enrollment Limit: 
CEU Hours Qualifies for: 
0 hours (CEU hours qualifies for annual CE requirements)
IFECMH Total: 
0 hours
6 slots left.
Course Description: 

Abriendo Puertas/Opening Doors Third Edition (Virtual Training)

In the NEW 3rd Edition Online Program Acquisition Institute, participants will learn how to provide the curriculum directly to parents/families with children 0-5. This dynamic training will cover AP/OD best practices in the following topics:

- Popular education methodology and approach including adult learning methodology and facilitator skills
- Using culturally relevant activities to develop parent leadership
- Overview of curriculum and session formats
- Developing community partnerships and constructing a local resource kit, including using of local education and health data as       discussion tools.

Program implementation strategies including start-up recommendations, parent recruitment, retention, and integrating the AP/OD program into the local partners’ organizational structures including:

 - Creating a welcoming environment for parent training
 - Strengths-based/asset-based perspective for working with parents and families

The goal is for all participants in the AP/OD Training Institute to strengthen their skills to work with families and be prepared and motivated to implement the AP/OD program in their local communities.

Training will be conducted in English 

The online curriculum will be self-paced for a total of 17 hours over the course of the two weeks. Approximately half of the online Institute will be self-study. There are also live Zoom sessions where participants will interact with the cohort and the master trainers. 

* Please note that in order to receive your facilitator certification it is required that you complete all self-learning assignments and participate in all of the live Zoom sessions. If you have any unforeseen circumstances that prevent you from participating in all 17 hours of the training, you will have 60 days to sign-up for another online institute to receive certification.



Additional Information: 

Please note that the registration will be closed 10 days prior to the training to provide sufficient time to deliver the materials to the registered participants.  It is imperative you provide your preferred postal address to receive your materials and phone number to contact you. You can either add this information to the profile you created in the Community of Learning website, or you may email it to martha@first5kids.org

Target audience:  FIRST 5 FRCs staff and volunteers

To register, please click here: https://communityoflearning.first5kids.org

In addition, please open the following link to complete the Abriendo Puertas/Opening Doors' registration form to receive your certificate:  https://forms.gle/TetafoARnBjMqrDn7



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