Volunteer Coach Training Schedules

Volunteers are required to attend a Part 1 and Part 2 training session. The training sessions are organized by geographical region and delivered in a relaxed, workshop style format. For more information on the role of Volunteer Coach, visit the Become a Volunteer page. Volunteers will receive a take-home Volunteer Handbook with more information on the program.

For more information on Volunteer Coach Training, please contact your Regional Program Co-ordinator:

Brant, Haldimand, Norfolk: Carol Broer
Hamilton Region: Carol Broer
Bruce Grey: Lisa Williams
Elgin, Middlesex, Oxford: Lisa Williams
Hastings Prince Edward Lennox Addington Frontenac: Lisa Williams
Wellington: Lisa Williams
Waterloo Region: Jean Stacey

Thank you for your interest in helping young children learn to read. In preparation for your registration, please search  Find A Site to review a list of schools that are offering the program.

Training Schedules

Waterloo Region and Wellington County - Part 1
10/07/202210:00 AM to 12:00 PMIn Person at Strong Start Charitable Organization (Waterloo)Register
10/18/202210:00 AM to 12:00 PMIn Person at Strong Start Charitable Organization (Waterloo)Register
Waterloo Region and Wellington County - Part 2
10/07/20221:00 PM to 3:00 PMIn Person at Strong Start Charitable Organization (Waterloo)Register
10/18/20221:00 PM to 3:00 PMIn Person at Strong Start Charitable Organization (Waterloo)Register
Online Training - Part 1
10/03/20221:00 PM to 3:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/04/202212:00 PM to 2:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/04/20229:00 AM to 11:00 AMOnline TrainingRegister
10/06/202210:00 AM to 12:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/11/202210:00 AM to 12:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/12/20221:00 PM to 3:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/13/202210:00 AM to 12:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/17/202210:00 AM to 12:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/18/20224:00 PM to 6:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/19/20226:00 PM to 8:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/20/202212:00 PM to 2:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/24/202210:00 AM to 12:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/25/20221:00 PM to 3:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/28/202210:00 AM to 12:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
Online Training - Part 2
10/03/20224:00 PM to 6:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/05/20229:00 AM to 11:00 AMOnline TrainingRegister
10/05/202212:00 PM to 2:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/06/20221:00 PM to 3:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/11/20221:00 PM to 3:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/12/20224:00 PM to 6:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/14/202210:00 AM to 12:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/17/20221:00 PM to 3:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/19/20224:00 PM to 6:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/20/20226:00 PM to 8:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/21/202212:00 PM to 2:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/25/202210:00 AM to 12:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/25/20224:00 PM to 6:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/27/202212:00 PM to 2:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister
10/28/20221:00 PM to 3:00 PMOnline TrainingRegister