Training

If your organization is ready to deliver the Award, or if you have new staff joining your Award program, please register for an upcoming Award Coordinator Training or Adventurous Journey Supervisor & Assessor Training. Training courses are held quarterly in various locations throughout the United States.

Award Coordinator Training

The Award Coordinator Course provides international certification as an Award Leader. This course provides Award volunteers with the knowledge and skills required to support Award Participants through their Award journey. This involves mentoring, reflection, and professional development using the Cognitive Coaching methodology.

Adventurous Journey Supervisor & Assessor Training

The Adventurous Journey (AJ) Supervisor and Assessor Course, similarly, provides international certification of Award training. The AJ SAT course provides the skills to prepare, conduct and evaluate an Award-specific outdoor adventure in line with the experiential learning philosophy of The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award USA.

Train the Trainer

The Train the Trainer course is designed for organizations who have successfully delivered an Award program for three years or more, becoming and accredited Award Unit or larger umbrella organizations becoming an Operating Authority, ready to assume internal responsibility for aspects of their Award Program, including delivering certified internal training courses.

Upcoming Trainings

WINTER QUARTER

January 18 – 21, 2019 in Durham, NH

The University of New Hampshire
The Browne Center for Innovative Learning
340 Dame Rd, Durham, NH 03824

The cost is $200 per person, per course. It covers training and materials and lunch at the Browne Center. If you are staying at the Marriott, breakfast and shuttle service to training is also provided.

Award Coordinator Training Course
Dates: Friday, January 18 – Saturday, January 19 from 9am-5pm
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Supervisor and Assessor Training Course
Dates: Sunday, January 20 – Monday, January 21 from 9am-5pm
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Hotel Accommodations:

Marriott Fairfield Inn & Suites
138 Portsmouth Avenue  Exeter  NH  03833

Rate: $99/night. Breakfast is included

Click here to reserve a room at the discounted rate for Award training.

SPRING QUARTER

April 5 – April 8, 2019 in Islamorada, FL

Florida Sea Base Training Center
73800 Overseas Hwy
Islamorada, FL 33036

Award Coordinator Training Course

Dates:  Friday, April 5 – Saturday, April 6 from 9am-5pm
Cost:  $250.00
Cost Includes:  Accommodation at Sea Base April 4th, 5th and 6th, and meals on the 5th and 6th.  Attendees should plan to arrive at Sea Base on April 4th.
Travel Advisory:  All sessions will be confirmed by March 8, 2019.  Please wait to make travel arrangements until session confirmation has been received on March 8.
Registration Deadline:  March 1, 2019
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Supervisor and Assessor Training Course

Dates:  Sunday, April 7 – Monday, April 8 from 9am-5pm
Cost:  $250.00
Cost Includes:  Accommodation at Sea Base April 6th, 7th and 8th, and meals on the 7th and 8th.  Attendees should plan to arrive at Sea Base on April 6th.
Travel Advisory:  All sessions will be confirmed by March 8, 2019.  Please wait to make travel arrangements until session confirmation has been received on March 8.
Registration Deadline:  March 1, 2019
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