COMPASS is a 9-module program for caregivers that focuses on self-care, wellness and supportive sharing. For more information on the program, please see the COMPASS page.
Caregivers Alberta provides an intensive 3-day facilitator training program to prepare you to deliver the program:
- Training is delivered by an experienced facilitator, and includes a facilitator manual and participant workbook and supplemental resources.
- Available to agencies, professionals and individuals who work in the caregiving field, have previous facilitation experience, and a strong desire to make a difference in the lives of caregivers.
- Cost is $480 per person in Edmonton and area and $695 per person when offered in other communities.
- A detailed breakdown of the learning objectives and training topics are available by contacting our Program Coordinator.
After completing the training and being designated a facilitator, you can deliver COMPASS in your community or facility. Caregivers Alberta supports COMPASS partners and facilitators by providing information and support, evaluation and advertising tools; all program materials (manuals for small fee); and access to additional resources.
Wheatland County FCSS
(located 7 km East of Strathmore on Hwy 1 and RR 1)
October 2018 session POSTPONED: New dates are February 11-13, 2010
Training will be 3 consecutive days from 9am to 3:30pm daily
Fee: $690 (includes manual)
COMING SOON: More Training Dates and Locations for 2019
For more information on partnering with Caregivers Alberta to offer COMPASS, on becoming a facilitator or to register, please contact our Program Coordinator. We can supply a quote for bringing the training to your community as well.