We are building a passionate and inspired community of care providers who work directly with children and who have the knowledge, skills, and resources to be their best for the kids in their care. Here is the path to becoming a fully certified Life is good Playmaker, someone who both draws from and contributes to this rich, supportive community.

  1. Step
    Playmaker 101: Foundations Of Playmaking
    • Playmaker 101

      For child care professionals helping children overcome poverty, violence and illness.

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  2. Step
    Playmaker 202: Practice of Playmaking
    • Playmaker 202: Education

      For early childhood educators and care providers

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    • Playmaker 202: Health

      For care providers working with children in medical settings

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    • Playmaker 202: Enrichment

      For those working with kids 6 to 12 in recreational, out-of-school settings

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  3. Step
    Post-Training Follow Up
    • Post-Training Follow Up

      After training, complete these 3 actions that help you apply and demonstrate your playful approach:
      1) Hold 2 phone calls with a Playmaker Coach; 2) Submit 2 example stories; 3) Engage with our community.

      Certified Playmaker Community

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Complete the above 3 steps and you're a Certified Playmaker. You'll receive a number of great benefits that help you continue to grow professionally, keep connected, and stay inspired. Attend advanced trainings, order additional play kit equipment, receive your Playmaker tee shirt, and gain admission to special events, exclusive offers and discounts. Click Here for more benefit details.

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