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Training Calendar

All training sessions will be held at the Big Brothers Big Sisters main office, the Harvey E. Najim South Texas Mentoring Resource Center, located at 10843 Gulfdale, San Antonio, TX 78216

Mentor OrientationVolunteers will learn the process and expectations to be a Big At the beginning of the process
Mentoring 101Volunteers will learn the role of a mentor, rules of the program, common problems; hear from an experienced volunteerBy your Match’s 3 month Match Anniversary
The 40 AssetsVolunteers will learn how to effective at outcomes and will learn about our Achievement TrackerAfter 3 months of being matched
BBBS Kids: Cultural CompetencyVolunteers will get a description of kids, families, child development, cultural competency, privilege, and valuesAnytime after Mentor Orientation
“Breaking Up Is Hard To Do”Volunteers will learn how to properly close their match (if needed)Anytime after Mentor Orientation
Big’s Roundtable: Various TopicsAny of our Mentors can request a roundtable topicAnytime after being matched
Parent OrientationParents will learn the process, expectations, and engagement opportunitiesAt the beginning of the process
Parent/Child SafetyParents and their Children will learn how to keep kids safePrior to being matched and annually on your match anniversary
Entrenamiento de seguridad para padres en españolLos padres y sus hijos aprenderan como mantener a los ninos segurosAntes de ser emparejado y anualmente en su aniversario de emparejamiento
Raising Highly Capable Kids IntroParents will learn about the 40 Assets, the effects of trauma and child developmentPrior to being matched
Raising Highly Capable Kids ModulesA group-based parenting program that aims to increase a parent’s effectiveness in building Developmental Assets in their children.Anytime
Volunteer Info SessionVolunteers interested in learning about all the ways to help BBBSAnytime
Little Moments Big Magic Table Host TrainingAnyone who will be a table host at our Little Moments Big Magic LuncheonsAnytime prior to your scheduled luncheon

Volunteer Trainings

Parent and Child Trainings

Other Sessions

Click here for a description of the Raising Highly Capable Kids workshops.

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