Training: Building Native Communities: Financial Skills for Families Train-the-Trainer (National Training)
Date: Tentative, September 1-3, 2020
Location: Virtual (Supported by Wells Fargo)
Trainers: Lanalle Smith, Programs Manager, First Nations Oweesta Corporation; Tawny Wilson, Programs Officer, First Nations Oweesta Corporation
Eligibility: Open to Public
Cost: Free to Attend
Contact: Stephanie Cote, Stephanie@oweesta.org
Description: The Building Native Communities: Financial Skills for Families Train-the-Trainer will offer a three day, state-of-the-art instructor training and certification program to help Native CDFIs, tribes, and other Native organizations establish and sustain financial education programs in their communities.
This three day training covers:
- Effective financial education training techniques and resources
- An in depth look at the Building Native Communities: Financial Skills for Families 5th Edition curriculum
Upon completion of the training, participants will be prepared to successfully pass the Building Native Communities: Financial Skills for Families 5th Edition certification exam, becoming certified financial education trainers. Participants must attend and complete all days of training, participate in an oral presentation, and pass the exam to be certified as an instructor.
Update: Due to the recent developments on the domestic spread of the Coronavirus within the U.S., Oweesta is moving this training virtually.
The safety of our participants and staff are of the utmost concern to Oweesta during this time of uncertainty and we apologize for any inconvenience this may cause in revisiting your travel plans, but we prefer to err on the side of caution for your ultimate safety.