Empowered To Connect Train-the-Trainer is an eight-week training process for married adoptive or foster couples. The first seven weeks of train-the-trainer are conducted via remote learning utilizing reading assignments, DVD instruction and a variety of written and participatory exercises. The training concludes with a three-day intensive in-class training. CLICK HERE for a detailed schedule of the three-day in-class training.
Empowered To Connect Train-the-Trainer is offered multiple times each year and is open to experienced adoptive/foster parents that are involved in established adoption/foster ministries. In order to ensure the quality and effectiveness of the train-the-trainer experience, class sizes are limited and both spouses are required to attend train-the-trainer together.
The fee for Empowered To Connect Train-the-Trainer is currently $395 (per couple). In addition, participants are required to cover the cost of their resources (i.e., books and DVDs) plus their travel and lodging.
2016 Dates & Locations for ETC Train-the-Trainer
• June 9-11, Mariners Church, Irvine, CA
• August 18-20, Zarephath Christian Church, Zarephath, NJ
You will need to complete the Empowered To Connect Trainer Assessment Questionnaire. You can access the password-protected questionnaire here. The password is ETCTrainer, which is case sensitive.
Do you still have questions about Empowered To Connect Train-the-Trainer? Read our FAQs About ETC Train-the-Trainer.