Principles of Healthy Child Development
This one-day training will help leaders (anyone working with children aged 6 to 12 - i.e. camp leaders, sport & swim instructors, coaches) improve the quality of programs. It provides in depth training in the HIGH FIVE? Principles of healthy child development so participants understand what they need to do to ensure each child's social, emotional and cognitive needs are met. Leaders learn activities and gain knowledge, tips and resources to enhance their programs as well as their relationships with children and other staff members. Topics also include bullying, conflict resolution, physical literacy, children's mental health and moderate to vigorous physical activity.