What does this facilitator course offer that's different from the peer support course?
While the peer support course focuses on training individuals to become effective Listeners, the facilitator course is designed for educators and professionals who aim to coordinate peer wellbeing support initiatives. As a facilitator, you'll learn how to set up, manage, and sustain a peer wellbeing support team, ensuring that the program is effective and that all participants are well-supported.
Who should enroll in the Peer Wellbeing Support Facilitator Course?
This course is ideal for educators, mental health professionals, human resources personnel, and leaders in various organizations who want to implement or oversee a peer support program.
I’ve already completed one of your courses. Should I sign up this course?
Congratulations! If you now wish to take on a more significant role in your peer support community, you only need to take the introductory module.
What skills will I gain from this facilitator course?
You'll learn organizational and leadership skills specific to the context of peer wellbeing support, such as team coordination, program development, and effective communication strategies. Additionally, you'll gain insights into the administrative aspects of peer support, such as maintaining confidentiality, ensuring ethical practices, and creating an inclusive environment for all participants.
How can this course impact my professional development?
As a facilitator, you will be in a position to positively influence your organization's culture and contribute to the mental and emotional wellbeing of its members. This leadership role can enhance your resume, improve your management capabilities, and provide you with the satisfaction of having a meaningful impact on the lives of others.
How is the course structured, and what is the time commitment?
The course is self-paced, with video modules ranging from 5-15 minutes each, similar to the peer support course. You can complete it according to your schedule, with practical exercises designed to complement the theoretical content and deepen your understanding of how to run a peer support program.
Will I receive any certification or recognition upon completing the course?
Upon completion, you will receive a certificate recognizing your ability to facilitate peer wellbeing support programs. This certification can be a valuable addition to your professional qualifications.