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The next Adult Learning Academy (ALA) has been scheduled and will begin in January 2022.

The ALA is aligned with The Nevada Registry’s Quality Assurance System (QAS) and is designed to provide individuals with less than 15 hours of previous training delivery experience the fundamental principles of adult learning which contribute to the delivery of high-quality training sessions. Selected individuals will participate in 25 hours of Registry-approved training over the course of nine weeks (split into two sections) *. Upon successful completion of the Academy, graduates will have the tools to begin delivering training to the Early Childhood community and the necessary hours of experience needed to initially qualify as a trainer with The Nevada Registry. The Adult Learning Academy is typically an in-person classroom-style training session. Due to COVID-19, the 2022 ALA will be offered virtually via ZOOM. The cost to participate is $125 per person.

*Approximately three hours of additional independent study and prep time is required outside of scheduled class time to complete assignments and develop a one-hour training session.

Academy Training Dates

  • Orientation: January 11, 2022 from 1 pm – 2 pm (Required).
  • Section I (Five Weeks): January 25, 2022 – February 22, 2022. Each class will be held from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm (conducted virtually via ZOOM).
  • Section II (Two Weeks): March 1, 2022 – March 22, 2022. Each class will be held from 9:00 am – 11:30 am (conducted virtually via ZOOM).

Attendance is required in full in order to graduate from the ALA. Participants must attend the orientation and complete both sections to be eligible to apply for trainer approval following Academy graduation. No partial credit will be issued.

Click here to learn more about the ALA selection process, program requirements, participant eligibility requirements, evaluation process and expectations. If after reading through this information you feel like this is the perfect opportunity for you, complete the ALA Participant Interest Application by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, December 10, 2021. Please note that submitting an interest application does not guarantee your enrollment in the 2022 ALA. Applications will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis. Multiple participants from the same location will only be selected if/when space is available.

Don’t delay; space is limited! A maximum of 16 individuals will be selected to participate and this may be the only ALA offered during 2022. Selected applicants will be notified by 4:30 pm on December 17, 2021.

Complete the 2022 Adult Learning Academy Interest Application today!

Feel free to contact The Nevada Registry for more information!