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RFP--Local Training Facilitators for Introductory Level Youth Trainings, Youth Advocacy Training Institute

Youth Advocacy Training Institute Request for Proposal:
Local Training Facilitators for Introductory Level Youth Trainings
Deadline: December 17, 2008

The Lung Association's Youth Advocacy Training Institute (YATI) is currently accepting proposals for training facilitators to educate youth on a variety of introductory topics.

All trainings are a minimum of 3 hours in length (including opening remarks, pre-test, post-test & evaluation) and will be offered to groups ranging in size from 8 to 30 participants.  

The following is a listing of the training sessions requiring training facilitators

  • Creative Ways to Advocate: Educating youth to achieve their advocacy goals through means such as arts, sports, etc.
  • Message Development, Communication and Presentation: Supporting learning in areas of writing skills, developing effective, meaningful health promotion and media advocacy messaging.
  • Other Chronic Disease Risk Factors: Focusing on the built environment, physical activity and nutrition as it relates to young people and their health and development.
  • Cultural Context of Tobacco and the Tobacco Industry: Exploring how culture influences tobacco industry tactics, prevalence, and tobacco control.

For more information, view the full RFP at