Training Options

Although many people begin using Essential for Living without any formal training at all, the following training options are available:

EFL-Training Option 1:  An Initial one-hour online session with Patrick or Troy for small groups — will familiarize an audience with Essential for Living and answer all questions from participants.
Recommended size of audience (5-12)
Additional guests can be invited.
no charge

EFL-Training Option 2:  A one or two-day in-person training with Patrick or Troy for the staff of an agency, school, school district, or region of a state or province — includes all travel expenses, User Guides and Practice Sheets for each participant, 12 Type 2 BACB CEUs for behavior analysts, and two one-hour online follow-up Q and A sessions guided by Patrick, Troy, or one of their assistants. The agency, school, school district, or region is expected to provide a venue for the training and to purchase or make available one handbook and one of each of the two learner scoring manuals for each participant (the discounted price is $165.00  per participant). Participants will learn to function as users and trainers of Essential for Living.
Recommended size of audience (20-50)
Additional guests who will not be users or trainers can be invited.
$4,500-8,500 (depending on the location within continental North America; contact us for a cost estimate for additional locations)

EFL-Training Option 3:  A two-day in-person training with Patrick or Troy ‘sponsored’ by an agency, school, school district, or region of a state or province for ‘a limited number of their staff’ — includes all travel expenses, User Guides and Practice Sheets for each member of their staff, and 12 Type 2 BACB CEUs for behavior analysts. The agency, school, school district, or region is expected to assist in securing a venue for the training, to permit individuals from other agencies, schools, school districts, or regions to register for the training on essentialforliving.com and attend the event, to assist in publicizing the event, and to purchase or make available one handbook and one of each of the two learner scoring manuals for each member of their staff (the discounted price is $165.00  per participant). All participants in the event will receive a User Guide and Practice Sheets and all behavior analysts will receive 12 Type 2 BACB CEUs. All participants will learn to function as users and trainers of Essential for Living.
Recommended size of audience (20-50)
Additional guests who will not be users or trainers can be invited.
The cost of sponsored trainings… is determined by the availability of a venue, the cost of that venue, the anticipated number of participants, and the cost of travel to that location. The ‘out of pocket’ cost is often quite reasonable. If you are interested in this option, please contact one of our staff (see below).

EFL-Training Option 4:  A one or two-day in-person training with one of our experienced assistants for an agency, school, school district, or region of a state or province — includes all travel expenses, User Guides and Practice Sheets for each participant, 6 or 12 BACB CEUs for behavior analysts, and two one-hour online follow-up Q and A sessions guided by the assistant who provided the original training. The agency, school, school district, or region is expected to provide a venue for the training and to purchase or make available one handbook and one of each of the two learner scoring manuals for each participant (the discounted price is $165.00  per participant). Participants in a one-day training will learn to function as users of Essential for Living, while participants in a two-day training will also learn to function as trainers
Recommended size of audience (20-50)
Additional guests can be invited.
$2,500-5,500 (depending on the location within continental North America and the duration of the training; contact us for a cost estimate for additional locations)

EFL-Training Option 5:  A one or two-day in-person training with one of our experienced assistants ‘sponsored’ by an agency, school, school district, or region of a state or province for ‘a limited number of their staff’ — includes all travel expenses, User Guides and Practice Sheets for each member of their staff, and 12 Type 2 BACB CEUs for behavior analysts. The agency, school, school district, or region is expected to assist in securing a venue for the training, to permit individuals from other agencies, schools, school districts, or regions to register for the training on essentialforliving.com and attend the event, to assist in publicizing the event, and to purchase or make available one handbook and one of each of the two learner scoring manuals for each member of their staff (the discounted price is $165.00  per participant). All participants in the event will receive a User Guide and Practice Sheets and all behavior analysts will receive 6 or 12 Type 2 BACB CEUs. Participants in a one-day training will learn to function as users of Essential for Living, while participants in a two-day training will also learn to function as trainers
Recommended size of audience (20-50)
Additional guests who will not be users or trainers can be invited.
The cost of sponsored trainings… is determined by the availability of a venue, the cost of that venue, the anticipated number of participants, and the cost of travel to that location. The ‘out of pocket’ cost is often quite reasonable. If you are interested in this option, please contact one of our staff (see below).

EFL-Training Option 6:  A one-day in-person training with Patrick in Orlando or Troy in Chicago  FL for a small group within an agency, school, or school district — includes User Guides and Practice Sheets for each participant and 6 Type 2 BACB CEUs. One handbook and one of each of the two learner scoring manuals should be purchased for each participant (the discounted price is 165.00 per participant). Participants will learn to function as users of Essential for Living.
Recommended size of audience (6-12)
$ 2,250 

EFL-Training Option 7:  A one-day online training for a small group within an agency, school, or school district includes User Guides and Practice Sheets for each participant and 6 Type 2 BACB CEUs. One handbook and one of each of the two learner scoring manuals should be purchased for each participant (the discounted price is 165.00 per participant). Participants will learn to function as users of Essential for Living.
Recommended size of audience (6-12)
$ 1,750 

EFL-Training Option 8:  A three-hour online training for a small group within an agency, school, or school district  — includes User Guides and Practice Sheets for each participant and 3 Type 2 BACB CEUs. One handbook and one of each of the two learner scoring manuals should be purchased for each participant (the discounted price is 165.00 per participant). Participants will learn to function as users of Essential for Living.
Recommended size of audience (6–12)
Additional guests can be invited.
$1,250

Please contact us directly, if you are interested in any of these options or a variation thereof…

Patrick McGreevy    patrick@essentialforliving.com   407-415-5241
Troy Fry                   troy@essentialforliving.com        952-412-6206
Aaron Check           aaron@essentialforliving.com.    803-960-4033
Hunter Williams       hunter@essentialforliving.com