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Wellness Champion Training

This trainer is TTASC approved.

Title:Wellness Champion Training
Topics:Health & Safety
Dates:November 15, 2016 to November 15, 2016
 (303) 339-6822
Description:BE A WELLNESS CHAMPION! Support your program in making important changes related to physical activity for staff and children in child care programs in Colorado.This training will provide you with strategies to become an effective “champion” for implementing physical activity and workplace wellness activities in your program. WHO CAN BE A WELLNESS CHAMPION? Program directors, staff, teachers, health consultants, public health staff, coaches, and more. Anyone who has completed an I am Moving, I am Learning (IMIL) training and wants to share the learning experiences from this nationally recognized proactive approach to addressing childhood obesity in early care and education settings. TRAINING FEE: Please join us for this FREE 2 hour training if you're interested in championing wellness in early childhood programs in your area! WHAT TO EXPECT IN THIS TRAINING: We will review best practices, brainstorm ideas, develop an action plan for promoting teacher-led structured physical activities and staff wellness. WELLNESS CHAMPIONS WILL: >Distribute materials and supplies for implementing physical activity>Share new healthful ideas/activities for staff and children >Promote the use of structured physical activities facilitated by site staff through lesson plans and/or daily schedules >Mobilize and energize program staff to be more focused on health and well-being>Be a positive, healthy role model for children and program staff >Serve as a change agent in creating a culture of wellness ADDITIONAL DETAILS: We are accepting applications for Wellness Champions in our target areas (Denver Metro, Northeast CO, Southwest CO, East Central CO). The Champions in our targeted areas will receive additional support and technical assistance from Qualistar’s IMIL master trainer via conference calls, email and phone conversations. Based on completion of responsibilities, Champions will receive $200.00 per child care center that you work with to promote I am Moving, I am Learning (IMIL) implementation. Dinner provided. Registration closes on 11/11/2016 at 5pm. Please register before this date.
Additional information:Please register via this link:
TTASC Approved Training? [?]No
TTASC Approved Trainer? [?]Yes

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