FET 375 Beyond Fundamentals: Engaging Participants’ Minds as Well as Their Bodies Using Total Participation Techniques (2 Hours)

Course Overview

  • Course will take approximately 2 (two) hours to complete
  • Upon successful completion participants will be awarded 2 how to train other adults training hours
  • Audience: Early Care and Education Trainers

Course Description

When we think of engaging participants, we usually think of engaging them in activities. This session will focus on strategies for using Total Participation Techniques (TPTs) that allow all participants to demonstrate, at the same time, active participation and cognitive engagement in the topic being studied. Throughout this training session trainees will learn what TPT’s are, how they can be used to support participation and engagement, and be provided tools to implement TPT’s into future trainings.

This training session includes active participation and requires satisfactory completion of an application activity in order to successfully complete the training.

Course Facilitator

April Brown

Training Coach – The Lakes Region

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Training Outcomes

  • Identify what participation and cognitive engagement are and their importance.
  • Describe the Ripple approach to engagement.
  • Identify examples of Total Participation Techniques.
  • Implement Total Participation Techniques into trainings.

Workplace Outcomes

Participants will engage all trainees at the same time and encourage deeper cognitive engagement by incorporating Total Participation Techniques (TPTs) into 1 (one) training.

Important Information!

This course requires satisfactory completion of an application activity prior to course being fully complete. All application activities can take up to 3 business days to review. The completion date for the course is the date that the application activity is satisfactorily completed. Once completed satisfactorily you will have the ability to print a certificate with the completion date and credit will be entered into ECE-TRIS within 10 calendar days.

If you are approaching your credential expiration, it is recommended to have all coursework completed and submitted with your renewal application 30 days prior to your expiration. This allows ample time for course feedback and resubmissions of assignments is necessary. Please reach out to the course facilitator if you have any questions.