Level I: Responder & Level II: Group Facilitator Training | Boston, MA

October 18-19, 22-23, 2018

First Aid Arts equips trauma care providers, community workers and volunteers with arts-based tools and training. 

Our Level I Responder Training will provide you with a thorough introduction to trauma and the arts, plus essential skills to use the First Aid Arts Toolkit to care for yourself and others.

Our Level II Group Facilitator Training equips you to facilitate a trauma-informed arts-based group to help increase resilience, and provides opportunities to explore how to adapt activities to suit your specific context.  

Please note that attendance of the whole training is required for certification. Participants missing more than 3 hours will not receive certificates.


  • $285.00 per person per training   
  • $550.00 for both trainings

Registration includes morning coffee and snacks, catered lunch, afternoon snacks, and all materials required for the training.  

Registration closes Oct 1, 2018.

To finalize your registration, complete payment: 


If you pay by check please ensure that it is due to arrive two weeks prior to the training date. You may make your check out to First Aid Arts with a note indicating the training for which you are registering, and send your payment to the following address: 
PO Box 31325
Seattle, WA 98103




  • Thursday, Oct 18,  8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Friday, Oct 19,  9:00 am - 5:00 pm

LEVEL II: GROUP FACILITATOR TRAINING (Level I is a prerequisite for participation in Level II)

  • Monday, Oct 22,  9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tuesday, Oct 23, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Brookylyn Boulders | Somerville

12A Tyler Street
Somerville, MA 02143


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Are CE units offered?

This course provides 14 clock hours of Continuing Education Units that meet the Washington state Department of Health criteria for LMHC, LMFT, and LMSW. Please note that requirements for the same/similar licenses may vary in other states. An additional fee of $25 is charged for CEU certificates. CEUs are made available in partnership with the Evergreen Art Therapy Association. Please indicate on the registration form if you will require a CEU certificate.

Are there scholarships available?
Thanks to our generous donors we are able to offer a small number of partial scholarships for each training, and also offer work study scholarships if you are willing to come help set up and take down the training. If you are interested in applying for a partial scholarship, please click here. 

Are there other ways to pay for the training?
We encourage you to engage with your community to raise the funds for the training and to spread awareness about why the arts and creative expression are so vital! 

What is the cancellation/refund policy?
We regret that refunds are not available once registration closes. You are encouraged to sell or gift your registration to a colleague.

Other questions or concerns? 
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