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Alternatives to Violence Project - Basic Become a Facilitator!

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Alternatives to Violence Project

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Alternatives to Violence Project
An awesome and fun way to better ourselves.

Train to be an Alternatives to Violence Project Volunteer facilitator or take a workshop just to sharpen your conflict resolution skills. Terrific to sharpen anger management skills also.

This BASIC workshop #6 will start on "
Friday March 19 5pm - 8pm pst
Saturday March 20 8am - noon pst
Sunday March 21 8am - noon pst
Saturday March 27 8am - noon pst
Sunday March 27 8am - noon pst
Participants must complete all 5 sessions to receive a Certificate of Completion.

This workshop is also the first of 3 a person will need to complete to become an AVP facilitator. Each workshop will be 16-20 hours in length. The Advanced Workshop and the Training for Facilitators workshops will be scheduled at the Basic workshop for those interested in becoming facilitators.

Facilitating workshops by Zoom is a great experience. People attend workshops from all over the world. AVP facilitators will work in communities with adults and youth and also in prisons/jail (once COVID-19 has passed).
Requirements to attend, must have internet access and enter through Zoom.us with both audio and visual. Prefer computers, Mac or PC , laptop or tablets.

See www.avpav.org for listing of all workshops and flyers and registration information.

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About Alternatives to Violence Project

Location:

43759 15th Street West #22, (Mail only), Lancaster, CA 93534, US

Mission Statement

To empower people to lead nonviolent lives through affirmation, respect for all, community building, cooperation, and trust.

Founded in and developed from the real life experiences of prisoners and others, and building on a spiritual base, AVP encourages every person's innate power to positively transform themselves and the world.

AVP/USA is an association of community based groups and prison based groups offering experiential workshops in personal growth and creative conflict management. The national organization provides support for the work of these local groups

Description

We facilitate 18-20 hour experiential workshops focused on communication and conflict resolution. We help people find their strengths in these areas and to develop new skills. This is a 30-year program presented all over the world in schools, communities and in prisons.

Advocacy & Human Rights
Community
Justice & Legal

WHEN

Fri Mar 19, 2021 - Sun Mar 28, 2021

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • There are 5 sessions. All must be completed to receive Certification of Participation, required if one wants to volunteer as an AVP facilitator.
  • Currently everything is on ZOOM due to virus. Must be able to access ZOOM through ZOOM.us with both video and audio.

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