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HIGH FIVE® is Available Online

In response to COVID-19, HIGH FIVE® has launched a 2-hour online Principles of Healthy Child Development (PHCD) workshop.

For more information or to register visit this page.

Quality Matters - Discover the HIGH FIVE® Difference

HIGH FIVE® training is a nationally recognized certification that assists leaders working with children and older adults in recreation and sport programs.

HIGH FIVE® is a national quality standard that:

• Ensures program leaders develop a high level of knowledge and expertise in child and older adult development; 

• Helps participants, parents and caregivers make informed choices, and;

• Provides leaders with tools to enhance and maintain a high level of program quality. 

Research says that positive and negative experiences in recreation and sport programs have a lasting impact on participants. HIGH FIVE® training provides leaders with the tools and knowledge to support participant’s social, emotional and cognitive health.

Where Can You Use HIGH FIVE®?

Any program, event or organization where children and youth are participating in recreation, sport, physical activity or cultural activities, such as:

  • Before and After-School Programs

  • Sports Teams

  • Play Programs

  • Summer Camps

  • Cultural Events

  • Aquatic Programs

HIGH FIVE® Courses

Principles of Healthy Child Development (PHCD)

Training designed to enhance a leader’s ability to provide quality experiences for children ages 4-12 in all types of programs. This is HIGH FIVE’s most popular training! Over 96,000 leaders have been trained in PHCD across Canada. Duration: 7 hour or 4 hour versions available. Delivery: In-person. Pre-requisites: None.

PHCD Add-On Modules

Introduction to Conflict Resolution, Planning Quality Programs and Communicating with Empathy are optional add-on modules for the 4-hour PHCD workshop. Duration: 1 hour each. Delivery: In-person. Pre-requisites: PHCD.

Principles of Healthy Child Development (PHCD-C)

Training available online 24-7 so leaders can register and learn at their own pace. Duration: 2 hours. Delivery: Virtual/Online. Pre-requisites: None.

Healthy Minds for Healthy Children

Training that build on HIGH FIVE’s existing expertise in healthy child development to help those working with children to positively influence their mental health. Duration: 1 hour. Delivery: Virtual/Online. Pre-requisites: None.

HIGH FIVE® Sport

Training aligned with NCCP, designed to enhance a coach’s ability to provide quality experiences for children in competitive programs. Duration: 5 hours. Delivery: In-person. Pre-requisites: None.

Principles of Healthy Aging

Training designed to enhance a leader’s ability to provide quality experiences for older adults in all types of programs. Duration: 7 hours. Delivery: In-person. Pre-requisites: None.

Strengthening Children’s Mental Health

Training designed to help supervisors be more informed and prepared to support their staff in promoting positive mental health among children in their programs. Duration: 7 hours. Delivery: In-person. Pre-requisites: None.

QUEST 1

Training that provides managers and directors with the skills to assess, develop and implement child-focused policies and procedures using the QUEST 1 online assessment tool, customizable templates and the HIGH FIVE database. Duration: 2 hours. Delivery: Virtual/Online. Pre-requisites: None.

QUEST 2

Training which provides supervisors with a comprehensive set of skills to objectively assess programs using the QUEST 2 Assessment Tool, accurately establishing program quality benchmarks. Duration: 7 hours. Delivery: In-person. Pre-requisites: PHCD or PHCD-C.

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HIGH FIVE® Saskatchewan Registered Organizations

Resources

HIGH FIVE® Provincial Coordinators

Kelsey Michaluk

 

SPRA Consultant - Youth Engagement
(306) 780-9219
kmichaluk@spra.sk.ca

 

National Links

www.highfive.org

@HIGHFIVE_canada

  

https://www.facebook.com/HIGHFIVECanada

 

 

 

 

 

SPRA is the proud Authorized Provider of HIGH FIVE® in Saskatchewan

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