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Attend and Host a HIGH FIVE® Workshop

There isn’t one way to join HIGH FIVE®. It’s important to participate in HIGH FIVE® in a way that suits the needs of your organization. 

Learn more about the workshops available, and the ways you can build organizational and personal expertise.

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To request a course, submit an electronic course request form

PHCD: Principles of Healthy Childhood Development

This 7.5 hour course is for people providing direct leadership to children in middle childhood (ages 6 to 12). This session provides you with an approach that ensures a healthy experience for each child.

Target Audience: Front-line leaders

Duration: 7.5 hours

Pre-requisite: None

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QUEST 1: Review of Best Practices

This online course (up to 2 hours) will help organizations improve their children’s programs by measuring the quality of the organization’s policies and procedures. It is about learning how to use the QUEST 1 Tool to asses policies and procedures, how to use the Guide to Policies and Procedures and how to increase the quality of programs by improving the content management and application of policies and procedures.

Target Audience: Directors & Managers

Duration: <2.0 hours

Pre-requisite: None

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Quest 2: Quality Experience Scanning Tools

This 7.5 hour course is for people that supervise children’s programs and are responsible for quality assurance. It provides a means of testing, evaluating and providing feedback to maintain the highest quality programming at both the individual and organizational levels. It is a means for organizations to pinpoint areas that need improvement and subsequently ensure these improvements are realized.

Target Audience: Supervisors

Duration: 7.5 hours

Pre-requisite: PHCD or HIGH FIVE® Sport

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This 4.5 hour workshop will help coaches who work with children aged 6 to 12 improve the quality of their sport programs. It is geared toward coaches of competitive athletes and provides training in the principles of healthy child development so coaches understand what they need to do to balance training and competition with each child’s social, emotional and cognitive needs. Coaches learn activities and gain knowledge, tips and resources to enhance their programs as well as their relationships with their athletes.

Target Audience: Coaches

Duration: 4.5 hours

Pre-requisite: None

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Becoming a HIGH FIVE® Trainer

This course is for those wish to become a HIGH FIVE® Trainer, to deliver PHCD (or HIGH FIVE Sport), and Quest 2 training.

Target Audience: Individuals with extensive experience with training, children’s programming and/or recreation and sport.

Duration: 3.0 days

Pre-requisite: PHCD and QUEST 2

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Next Course: April 4, 5, 6th 2018 at Bonsor Community Centre, Burnaby.


Application forms can be submitted to Professional Development and Initiatives Coordinator at education@bcrpa.bc.ca.  

Becoming a HIGH FIVE® Sport Trainer

This course is for thos who wish to becom a HIGH FIVE® Sport Trainer.

Audience: Individuals with extensive experience with training & children’s programming in sport.

Duration: 4 hours

Pre-requisite: HIGH FIVE® Sport, QUEST 2, and NCCP training

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HIGH FIVE® Information Session

Learn more about the HIGH FIVE® framework, and benefits.

Audience: Managers

Duration: Customized

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