FFS Facilitator Training, East Hartford, CT

The American Lung Association of the Northeast is pleased to offer Freedom From Smoking® facilitator trainings for those who are interested in helping adults quit smoking. This gold standard training program will prepare individuals to conduct an eight-session group program using the respective curriculum and materials. Freedom From Smoking is designed to help smokers understand their addiction to tobacco and give them tools to make quitting easier.

FREEDOM FROM SMOKING FACILITATORS MUST MEET THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA:

  • Have not used any tobacco product in the last year
  • Be experienced in and comfortable with conducting group programs
  • Attend the 1 ½ day Freedom From Smoking training workshop
  • Complete the Facilitator’s Agreement Form and abide by the Agreement
  • Conduct at least one workshop every two years

Dates and Times:
10/17/13 (9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.) AND 10/18/13 (9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)

Location:
American Lung Association in CT, 45 Ash Street, East Hartford, CT 06108      

Cost:
$250 ($350 value)

All participants will receive a copy of the Freedom From Smoking facilitator guide, a sample participant handbook with relaxation CD, additional resources/information, certificate of participation and access to the Freedom From Smoking Facilitator’s website.  A continental breakfast will be served on both days and lunch will be served on day one of the facilitator training. 

For program information and registration:

Ann Ottalagana
American Lung Association of the Northeast
393 Maple Street
Springfield, MA 01105
Phone:413.505.5062
Fax 413.737.3511
Email: aottalagana@lungne.org