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Hotel Blackfoot 
5940 Blackfoot Trail SE
Calgary, AB T2H 2B5

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Ruth Buffam 
Positive Discipline Solutions 

Positive Discipline for
Early Childhood Educators
(2 Day Certification Training)
March 15 & 16  
  Calgary, Alberta 


This two-day interactive workshop is designed for early childhood educators, teachers, and caregivers who work with children from birth to six years of age. Participants will learn research-based principles and tools of Positive Discipline and how to apply them in an early childhood classroom or care setting.

Upon completion of this two day training, attendees will earn recognition as Positive Discipline Early Childhood Educators by the Positive Discipline Association and will be provided with a framework from which to share their learning with colleagues and parents.

Participants can expect to learn: 

  • How to create a classroom or care setting based on mutual respect and in which children develop a sense of belonging and significance
  • The importance of developing healthy relationships with children
  • An array of ways to foster essential social and emotional skills
  • Communication methods based on current brain research
  • The importance of understanding the “why” behind children’s behaviour
  • Methods to deal with challenging behaviour in constructive, positive ways
  • How to apply a wide array of non-punitive Positive Discipline tools
  • How young children learn and how to adapt teaching to the needs of this age group
  • The essential skills for developmentally appropriate participation in class meetings
  • And much more! 

Materials included with registration fees:

  • Manual: Positive Discipline for Early Childhood Educators
  • Books: Positive Discipline: The First Three Years by Dr. Jane Nelsen and Cheryl Erwin
        Positive Discipline for Preschoolers by Dr. Jane Nelsen and Ch


Register Now!REGISTRATION FEE: $450.00 (plus GST)
(Includes training fees, certification fees & all materials.)

   There are only 9 spaces available.
Please register early to avoid disappointment! 

Cancellation Policy: No cancellations after February 22, 2019. However $425 of your registration fee can be applied to a future training event. 
Cancellations prior to February 22, 2019 subject to a $25 cancellation fee.