Community Trainer
Cohort #2 

Child Care Leaders Transition to Quality Trainers

This Cohort opportunity is perfect for individuals considering becoming trainers and current Community Trainers in the Oregon Registry Program working towards becoming Master Trainer Level.

PRO is excited to announce we have a new Community Trainer Partnership Program sponsored by the Oregon Center for Career Development and the Oregon Registry Program.

Contact Becky Goodman at or 503-349-4262 for specific details.

Location: 12600 SE Stark St. Building N, Portland OR. 97233

Cohort Title:Child Care Leaders Transition to Quality Trainers

Cohort Objective: To attract people with step 9 or higher wanting to go to the next level of becoming a community trainer or are current community trainers working on becoming master trainers or newer master trainers wanting more support to becoming a quality trainer.

Total Hours: 32 (14 “Face to Face” and 18 Distance Learning)

Cohort start date: February 6th, 2016

Cohort Description:Content is focused on the foundational knowledge and skills needed to become a community trainer.  The cohort is designed to lead them from understanding the adult learner to exploring their facilitation style, teaching strategies, and creating a session. Participants will be expected to create a session and incorporate their learning into the final session proposal. * PRO will be presenting participants with a great opportunity to earn their money back during their training to become Master Trainers.

Cohort Class Dates and Titles:

Classes meet 9:00-3:30 (with a 30 minute “brown bag” lunch break)

2-6-16                         ClassDevelopment of Adult Learners

2-6-16 to 3-6-16        Online Effective Training Materials & Strategies

3-6-16 to 4-6-16        Online Creating a Professional Development Sessions

4-6-16 to 5-6-16        Online Facilitations Skills for Trainer

4-16-16 to 5-15-16    Face to Face Coaching Training Session Feedback and Revisions Suggestions

5-7-16                         Class Effective Evaluation for Trainer & Class The 10-minute Trainer       


Cohort Cost: $250 with preapproved Betty Gray Scholarship. *PRO will be offering an opportunity to earn tuition back. We have a new Community Trainer Partnership agreement that will allow you to create Set Two training events and train for the PRO community and earn your $250 investment back.

You must register by Feb 1, 2016:

You need your pre-approved Betty Gray Scholarship letter from the Oregon Center for Career Development for advanced Cohorts, be a Step10 on the Oregon Registry Certificate or Community Training Certificate and your $250.  Mail your scholarship letter, your proof of step or community trainer certifcate and your check to: PRO C/O Becky Goodman 1241 SE 212th Ave Gresham OR 97030. (Payment installment available with $125 deposit at registration and remaining balance due at first class.) If your are a Step 9 on the Registry and working on your 10 and plan to approved by June 2016 by the end of the Cohort you can be admitted into the Cohort & Partnership. Cohort spots will give priority for participants with a Step 10 or Current Community Trainers.

For more information: The Cohort and partnership opportunity is available to the first 20 participants.

Please contact Becky Goodman at or 503-349-4262