The Diabetes Training and Technical Assistance Center (DTTAC) at Emory University’s Rollins School of Public Health is training and preparing qualified individuals to serve as Master Trainers Select, who can provide Lifestyle Coach Training for the National Diabetes Prevention Program (National DPP) for in-person delivery of the lifestyle change program within their organization or network.
As of February 2017, DTTAC has trained 73 Master Trainers Select from 60 organizations.
The DTTAC Master Trainer Select program allows for greater sustainability within large organizations and systems that are delivering the National DPP lifestyle change program, while maintaining a high standard of quality assurance. It is not intended to prepare independent trainers or national trainers.
Qualified applicants for the Master Trainer Select program:
Read this article for guidance on identfying the appropriate Master Trainer Select for your organization.
1. Complete the Online Application (Click here for application).
2. Qualified candidates will be contacted by DTTAC staff to schedule a telephone interview with the Master Trainer Select Director.
3. Accepted applicants will receive an invitation to register for the Master Trainer Select Training.
Master Trainer Select Trainings will take place in Atlanta, Georgia on the following dates from 8:30am to 5pm both days:
Applications are reviewed in the order they are received. Applicants are interviewed and accepted into the program on a rolling basis. You are encouraged to apply early - trainings are filled as applicants are accepted into the program. If the training you would like to attend reaches capacity prior to your application being reviewed, you will be notified and considered for the next training date.
Click here for a listing of all participating DTTAC Master Trainers Select and their organizations.
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions, and sign up to receive our Lifestyle Coach Training Newsletter to receive information for prospective applicants and to stay informed about future training opportunities.
Congratulations to all DTTAC Master Trainers Select,
especially the newest group, trained in November 2016: