Teacher Training & Resources
FRIENDS Teacher Certification Training (1 Day)
- Training is a requirement for use of the program.
- Available to BC teachers, school counsellors, and other educators who work in BC public and independent schools committed to delivering or co-delivering FRIENDS to all students in the classroom.
- Training, program materials and student workbooks are provided at no cost.
FRIENDS Program Levels
Fun FRIENDS (Kindergarten and Grade 1)
The Fun FRIENDS program teaches children and families many skills including exploring feelings, understanding and helping others, and learning to be confident and brave.
FRIENDS for Children (Grade 4 and 5)
FRIENDS for Youth (Grade 6 and 7)
FRIENDS Teacher Training Schedule
Trainings are added regularly so please keep checking for the most up-to-date schedule.
Workbook Ordering Information
This information provides teachers with information on ordering FRIENDS materials through their FRIENDS school liaison.
FRIENDS Parent Letter
This letter informs parents and caregivers about FRIENDS in the classroom.
Frequently Asked Questions about the BC FRIENDS program.
View a short video of FRIENDS in a BC classroom.