TJQ:MBB Instructor Training
Program Description: Designed for new instructors and delivered by an Oregon Research Institute Authorized Trainer, this 2-day training consists of a 2-hour didactic component and 6 hours of exercise training each day. Participants completing this training will be able to begin teaching the TJQ:MBB fall prevention program within their organization or affiliated site.
When: March 16th and 17th, 2021 from 8 am - 5 pm
Designed for: New, aspiring instructors
Cost: No charge for training or materials
Class size: Limited to 15
Available to exercise instructors, physical therapists and Tai Chi instructors
Candidates must be affiliated with, employed by or on contract with a community-based implementation site (ie senior center, faith or civic organization, community center or local public health organization).
Post Training Expectations:
Provide at least one TJQ:MBB workshop with one year of completion of training to 8-12 participants, aged 60 or over from an underserved population and at high risk for falls
Adhere to all program delivery and instructor methods with fidelity
Complete and submit program and participant data to the license holder - CT Healthy Living Collective.
Utilize recruitment and promotion materials developed by the CT Healthy Living Collective.