Parenting Education Training

Parenting Education is a process that involves the expansion of insights, understanding and attitudes and the acquisition of knowledge and skills about the development of both parents and of their children and the relationship between them. Each year the Family Resource & Education Center at LBCC offers training for professionals working with parents in a parenting educator role.

Two ways to hear about current local opportunities:

  1. Join the Parenting Educator Connection listserve: Subscribers to the PEC listserve receive information on continuing education and up-to-date information on new resources, research and best practices in parenting education. Subscribers are able to promote their classes to other educators, share strategies and resources, and pose questions. To subscribe, send your name and the message "Please sign me up for PEC" to Jerri Wolfe at :

  2. For the latest information about Parenting Education offerings in Linn and Benton counties, visit Parenting Success Network website.

Learn more about Parenting Education as a profession.