REAL Essentials Certification Training

San Luis Valley Women's Resource Center
Monte Vista, CO
October 19th 8:30 AM - October 20th 4:30 PM

Young adults need the skills to develop healthy relationships, avoid high-risk behaviors, and navigate issues around sexual health. Join the growing list of educators committed to the success of their community through proven relationship education.

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Thursday, October 19th from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Friday, October 20th from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

This 2-day interactive training includes:

  • Curriculum
  • Full Certification
  • Access to exclusive online training and resources

This workshop is hosted in collaboration with the San Luis Valley Women's Resource Center.

REAL Essentials

REAL Essentials is the country’s leading relationship education curriculum. It is specifically designed to equip adults to teach young people skills for combating challenges they face in adolescence. Lesson content captivates the heart and directs students toward positive decision making.  All lessons are inclusive, evidence based and medically accurate.

Activities prepare students to better understand and address:

  • Their individual identity and how to recognize and respect differences in others
  • How to develop healthy dating strategies and ideas for staying connected with good friends
  • Skills for setting appropriate boundaries and strategies for sticking to them
  • Understanding safe social media guidelines and viewing advertisements through an accurate lens
  • Creating vision and applying it to future dreams and success
  • Learning the benefits of commitment and healthy marriage
  • Effective communication techniques for navigating conflict and expressing oneself
  • Developing leadership skills for gaining future employment and keeping a job
REAL Essentials Certification Training - Oct


Darla H.

May 18, 2016
Our facilitators have implemented many of the activities in this tool kit and the training was extremely beneficial for those just coming into the SRA field.

Nancy C., Curriculum Coordinator

January 15, 2016
We are about to launch our Relationship Education “course” in our middle school (grades 6-8) and are extremely excited about the next few months. Having gone through the training, our staff feels well-equipped to start “getting REAL” with students about areas that we have previously shied away from in the past. The training is FABULOUS and Joneen and Lauren were incredibly informative, engaging, and helpful in making this View More

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