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    Westmead Feelings Program 1: Facilitator Certification Course + Resources. ACER accredited course

    Westmead Feelings Program 1 has been developed by ACER and The Children's Hospital at Westmead, and encompasses a 15-month intervention program along with a professional learning course. The program enables facilitators to teach emotion recognition, perspective-taking, problem-solving and emotion regulation skills to children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and mild intellectual disability (ID).

    Date October 2, 2017 - December 15, 2017
    Time 9:00am - 5:00pm

    The comprehensive Facilitator Certification Course consists of four units and two learning assurance tasks at the end of the course, and each participant receives a full WFP 1 resource kit. The training covers proficiency in 12 separate areas of WFP 1, through interactive tasks, activities and videos.

    On successful completion of the course, participants will receive:

    • an accredited certificate, enabling participants to facilitate WFP 1 at the highest standard, with children, parents and teachers, in schools and private practice
    • a digital certification badge for use on online platforms such as websites and social media
    • the opportunity to be listed on ACER's online certified practitioners register.

    Course mode: Four online units

    Course duration: 20 hours over a maximum 10-week period

    Single registration: $1500 per person

    5–10 registrations from one institution: $1275 per person

    10+ registrations from one institution: $1200 per person