High Five - Principles of Healthy Child Development (PHCD)

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January 9, 2019 to January 10, 2019
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Minnow Lake Place 1127 Bancroft Drive, Sudbury, ON


This training will take place over two evenings and will help front-line leaders (anyone working with children aged 6 to 12 ) improve the quality of programs. It provides in depth training in the HIGH FIVE Principles of healthy child development so front-line leaders 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.

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

  • Design an activity plan to enhance a child’s physical and mental health
  • Build healthy relationships in all areas of programming for children
  • Create environments and spaces that foster healthy child development

Resources: Participants receive resources related to healthy child development including the Principles of Healthy Child Development Workbook and Physical Activity and Healthy Eating Toolkits.

Click here to register on LMS under Quality.