A Certified Positive Discipline Educator has successfully completed the intensive training in Teaching Parenting the Positive Discipline Way or Positive Discipline in the Classroom. Upon completion, Educators are encouraged to teach parenting classes if they have chosen the Parent Educator track or use Positive Discipline in their classrooms if they have chosen the Classroom Educator track. Educators are also encouraged to become a part of the Positive Discipline Association in order to support the successful facilitation and use of Positive Discipline materials, deepen their understanding of theory and practice, and to enrich their use of Positive Discipline in their families or other work settings.
A Certified Positive Discipline Trainer has participated in an advanced training process to strengthen their skills and understanding of Adlerian principles and Positive Discipline facilitation. CPDTs have attained a level of expertise where they are endorsed by the Positive Discipline Association as “Trainers of Trainers” and are recognized for attaining a high level of understanding and competency in utilizing the Positive Discipline model.