Training

INTERGENERATIONAL TRAINING – In-person and Online

STARTING IG CARE CENTRE/SCHOOL PROGRAMS (1/2 day)

  • Two training components:
    • Care centre/school programs – Setting up and running a program in your community
    • Experiential sensitivity training for youth + Sample template and activity suggestions provided

YOUR INVESTMENT: $900 per session (3 hour) for up to 25 participants, and

  • Travel charged @ .55 per km (return trip)
  • Coffee/snacks provided by host agency for arrival and morning break

COMPREHENSIVE IG PROGRAM TRAINING (full day)

  • Seven training components:
    • Care centre/school programs – setting up and running a program in your care centre/school
    • Community programs – building IG capacity in your unique community setting
    • Train the trainer – experiential sensitivity training for youth
    • Train the trainer – sensitivity training for seniors
    • Breakout groups to plan for your unique community
    • Templates and curriculum guides provided
    • One hour of follow-up coaching support

YOUR INVESTMENT: $2000 per day for up to 30 participants (7 hours) and

  • Travel charged @ .55 per km (return trip)
  • Lunch, coffee and snacks for participants provided by host agency.

ONLINE TRAINING OPTIONS

$300 per session for up to 10 participants (2-3 hours)

  • Three-part series: Starting and Implementing an Intergenerational Program (Mix and match or take all three)
    • Community needs and strengths assessment, planning, program timeline, curriculum development and program evaluation (one session)
    • Coordinator/facilitator training – facilitation skills training, organization, communication, and management training for coordinators (one session)
    • Sensitivity training for youth and seniors (one session)
  • Individual coaching/mentoring: $150 per hour

MAKE THE TRAINING MORE AFFORDABLE/EFFECTIVE…

  • Access individual IG training/coaching/mentoring
  • Invite people from other communities, agencies, schools or care centres to participate/share costs
  • Invite people from the specific organizations you want to partner with to be part of the training
  • Invite volunteers from your agency to learn facilitation of IG programs

Please contact us at info@link-ages.ca to ask more questions or to book a training today!