Become a Trainer

Principles of Healthy Child Development Trainer 

Becoming a PHCD HIGH FIVE® Trainer, is a 3-day training designed for people responsible for training staff in an organization or simply interested in helping to deliver training to multiple agencies who believe in ensuring children have the best way to play! It helps organizations improve the quality of programs by making a commitment to continuous improvement in the area of healthy child development and training delivery.

For many of you who may be with a HIGH FIVE Organization, once you are certified as a HIGH FIVE Trainer, delivery of HIGH FIVE trainings becomes easy and more cost-effective for your Organization. 

Learner Outcomes

At the completion of this workshop, learners will be able to:

  • Identify participant learning styles
  • Identify evidence-based content on healthy child development
  • Use creative techniques and effective communication skills to deliver training content with confidence

Pre-requisites PHCD: Principles of Healthy Child Development and QUEST 2

For HIGH FIVE Sport Trainer, please click here.

Dual certification in PHCD and HIGH FIVE Sport is also available.  

Principles of Healthy Aging Trainer

The Healthy Aging Trainer Training is designed for those responsible for training staff in a single organization or anyone interested in training recreation professionals on the Principles of Healthy Aging more broadly. PHA trainers believe deeply in the importance of quality programming for older adults and are interested in helping organizations make a commitment to continuous improvement in the area of healthy aging and training delivery.

For more information, please visit the Become a Trainer page. 

Pre-Requisite: 

Principles of Healthy Aging

General Information

Please download our Trainer Development Overview and  Trainer Candidate Information Package to gain a better understanding of what is involved in becoming a HIGH FIVE Trainer.

Successful candidates will receive a certificate.

For more information about becoming a Trainer and how to apply, please contact your Authorized Provider. You can also try and locate a training by visiting the Training Calendar.