Training For Educators

The New York Council on Problem Gambling is excited to launch a series of FREE problem gambling prevention webinars to be offered in 2017.  

All webinars will be approved by OASAS for 1 clock hour per course.  Webinar topics will include:

  • Capacity Building and Sustainability
  • Underage Gambling
  • Prevention and the Continuum of Care
  • Emerging Trends

Bookmark this page and scroll down for more information about upcoming webinars!

 

Individual Classes

  • Youth Gambling Prevention: Education to Empower Youth - July 16, 2018

    12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST
     
    Course Outline:
    • Overview of youth gambling and the associated risks.
    • Identifying youth groups to educate.
    • Merging youth group leader interests with youth gambling prevention education.
    • Key focus points for educating youth.
    • Inspiring youth to take action.

    Educational Goal:
    Participants will walk away with a strong understanding of how to approach youth group leaders about educating youth about the risks associated with youth gambling, and what points to focus on during a face-to-face educational session with youth. 

    Educational Objective:

    • Participants will be able to:
      • Identify 3 types of youth groups to educate;
      • Identify 3 focus points to help educate youth.

    Class Cost
    Free for NYS Residents only. Non-residents are not eligible.