How to Become a Facilitator

PLT uses a "train the trainer" system.

As a PLT Facilitator, you will:

  • Learn how to conduct PLT workshops.
  • Florida PLT FacilitatorsGain leadership skills and knowledge of environmental education.
  • Learn about and make contacts in your community and help us share the success of PLT with others!

There are two ways to become a facilitator:

  • Facilitator Leadership Training Workshops

  • Florida PLT FacilitatorFacilitator training workshops prepare nominees for leadership positions in PLT. See Workshop Calendar or contact PLT Central to find out about upcoming facilitator workshops in your region.

  • Facilitator Mentoring Program

  • This program provides a system for training new Florida PLT Workshop
    workshop facilitators with the support of experienced facilitators. Trainees will learn how to be a facilitator in a real workshop setting and will be involved in a workshop from beginning to end, including preparation and follow-up. Their designated mentor will guide the trainee in the process of planning a workshop and integrate the trainee into the workshop at various levels to provide experience.

    Candidates who have successfully demonstrated their ability and commitment to becoming a facilitator will receive designation as a PLT Facilitator.

    Download the Facilitator Mentoring Criteria and Application Form (pdf).