Freedom From Smoking Facilitator® Training is a required course for those who intend to assist smokers who want to quit through the Freedom From Smoking® program. Participants are trained to lead our seven-week Freedom From Smoking® program, and those who successfully complete the two-day training will be certified by the American Lung Association.
The training helps future facilitators understand the quitting process, as well as the concepts, philosophy, materials, and techniques that are used in the Freedom From Smoking® program.
At the end of the training, participants will be able to:
- Identify the characteristics of effective group leadership
- Facilitate each Freedom From Smoking module
- Implement a variety of problem solving techniques, and
- Define key levels of communication skills