Kidpower Child Protection Advocate Training

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Price in USD.
Partial scholarships available.
  • Lead Trainer
    Irene van der Zande
  • Level
    Professional training
  • Reading time
    16 hours
  • Video time
    16 hours
  • Extra practices
    16 hours
  • Certificate
    Upon completion
20 C.E.U. Credits.
Conditions apply.

What's included?

  • 5 Sessions
  • 5 PDF Workbooks
  • 18 small group activities
  • 16 hours of video training
  • 1 Certificate of completion

Learn from the experts

You will learn from Kidpower Trainers and Senior Instructors how to introduce, teach, adapt, and practice important social-emotional safety skills in relevant and age-appropriate ways to the young people in your professional and personal lives.

Build your skills

Learn safety skills using Kidpower's Positive Practice Method™. HOW we learn is as important as WHAT we learn. Practice on your own or meet with us live to gain hands on, supported practices of these life-changing social-emotional safety and relationship skills.

Hands-on Distance Training

Experiential practices.
Supported learning.
Exceptional curriculum.
Outstanding trainers.

An experiential and empowering program for educators, mental health experts, safety officers, martial artists, health care providers, and parents to learn from Kidpower’s 30+ years of experience in teaching child protection, positive communication, and ‘People Safety’ skills.

Although the focus is on teaching children and teens, participants have found that these skills are relevant for all ages, abilities, cultures, beliefs, and walks of life.
Meet the lead trainer

Irene van der Zande

Irene van der Zande is the Founder and Executive Director of Kidpower Teenpower Fullpower International. Since 1989, Irene’s talented leadership and collaboration have earned Kidpower an outstanding reputation worldwide for developing, organizing, and presenting high quality child protection, positive communication, advocacy, self-defense, and personal safety programs and curriculums for everyone, everywhere.

She is an inspiring, passionate, and entertaining speaker, trainer, and storyteller who is a master at preparing people to transform problems into successful practices; to take charge of their safety and well-being; and to develop joyful relationships that enrich their lives.

Irene is a proven expert at adapting Kidpower’s services and programs to meet the needs of those facing increased risks of bullying, abuse, and violence because of difficult life challenges such as disabilities, poverty, and prejudice.
Patrick Jones - Course author