Inaugural

ACTP Certification Institute

St. Louis, Mo

September, 22nd - 24th

Three days of training....

Knowledge to make a difference

Institute Training Tracks

Early Bird

Member Price

$375
$325

Includes

  • 18 Hours of Training
  • Feedback on Your Tutor Practice
  • Take Home Resources
  • Daily Lunch
  • Institute Participation Certificate
  • Level I Certification Fee Waiver
Register
Early Bird

Non-Member Price

$525
$475

Features

  • 18 Hours of Training
  • Feedback on Your Tutor Practice
  • Take Home Resources
  • Daily Lunch
  • Institute Participation Certificate
  • Level I Certification Fee Waiver
  • ACTP Yearly Membership
Register

Training Topics

  • Tutoring and the Tutor Role
  • ACTP Tutor Ethics and Philosophy
  • Metacognition
  • Goal Setting and Planning
  • Beginning and Ending a Tutorial
  • Communicating and Active Listening
  • Engaging the Learner and Checking for Understanding
  • Providing Feedback
Early Bird

Member Price

$450
$400

Includes

  • 18.5 Hours of Training
  • Feedback on Coaching Methods
  • Take Home Resources
  • Daily Lunch
  • Level I Certification Fee Waiver
  • Institute Participation Certificate
Register
Early Bird

NonMember Price

$650
$600

Includes

  • 18.5 Hours of Training
  • Feedback on Coaching Methods
  • Take Home Resources
  • Daily Lunch
  • Level I Certification Fee Waiver
  • Institute Participation Certificate
  • ACTP Membership
Register

Training Topics

  • What is a Coach
  • Differences Between Coaching, Counseling, Tutoring, and Mentoring
  • Theoretical Foundations of Coaching
  • Positive Psychology
  • Appreciative Inquiry
  • Solutions-Focused Coaching
  • Cognitive Behaviorism
  • Transitions – Schlossberg’s Transition Theory
  • Chickering and the 7 Vectors
  • Safe Environment
  • Strategies in Working With Diverse Populations
  • Cultural Competencies
  • Establishing Trust and Rapport
  • Beginning and Ending a Session
  • Appreciative Inquiry
  • Communication Skills: Active Listening, Paraphrasing, and Powerful Questions
  • Motivationaal Interviewing
  • Using the Coaching Agreement and Establishing a Coaching Alliance
  • Agenda, Goal Setting, and Prioritization
  • GROW Model
  • Review Progress and Student Accountability
  • MBTI
  • Learning Styles
  • GRIT
  • Locus of Control
  • Motivation
  • Self-Efficacy
  • Self-Esteem
  • Strong Interest Inventory
  • Confidentiality
  • Code of Ethics
  • Documentation
  • Tracking
  • Profession Development
  • Coaches Self-Assessment
  • Student/Coach Assessment
  • Outcomes

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Wednesday

8:00 - 9:00am
9:00 - 12:00pm
 
12:00 - 1:00pm
 
1:00 - 4:00pm
 
5:00 - 6:00pm
Registration
Training Session I
Lunch
 
Training Session II
Mix and Mingle

Schedule

Thursday

9:00 - 12:00pm
 
12:00 - 1:00pm
 
1:00 - 4:00pm
 
5:00 - 6:00pm
Training Session III
Lunch
 
Training Session IV
Mix and Mingle

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Friday

9:00 - 12:00pm
 
12:00 - 1:00pm
 
1:00 - 4:00pm
 
Training Session V
Lunch
 
Training Session VI

For both new and experienced tutors and academic coaches who have not yet certified or need refresher training.  

Embassy Suites - Downtown St. Louis

Hotel rates can be found directly on the hotel's website

FAQs

Will I receive my certification at the Training Institute?

You will receive all the required training for the Associate Tutor or Academic Coach Certification. The final session of the institute will allow time for submission of the certification application assuming that all non-training requirements are met.

What non-training materials are required for certification?

Certification requirements outside of training include, but are not limited to: Experience, references, and ACTP membership.

For detailed list of certification requirements please see our certification pages

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