The Ministry of People Empowerment and Elder Affairs has collaborated with Parent Education for Development in Barbados (PAREDOS) to host a Train the Trainer workshop in parenting.
The workshop, which is the first in a series of three, is aimed at persons with a knowledge of thematic areas such as psychology, sociology, social work, poverty and financial management.
Participants will learn how to train parents and potential parents across Barbados in parenting skills. The target group includes nurses, social workers, teachers, guidance counsellors and members of the clergy.
There will be a total of 10 sessions, beginning on Saturday, February 29, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and continuing on Saturdays at PAREDOS’ offices, Perry Gap, Roebuck Street, St. Michael. The deadline for registration is Thursday, February 27.
For more information, interested persons may call the Ministry of People Empowerment and Elder Affairs at 535-1600, 535-1601 or 535-1602.