*All training sessions held at CCSU, Institute of Training and Business Development, 185 Main Street, New Britain, CT 06050.  

Session Hours:  Monday 8am to 4:30pm, Tuesday thru Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm

Participants must attend the full institute to obtain certification.

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Courtyard Hartford Farmington - Farmington

Fairfield Inn and Suites - Plainville

Holiday Inn Express - Southington

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Holiday Inn Express - Southington, CT

Marriott Residence Inn - Southington, CT

Courtyard Hartford Farmington - Farmington, CT

Fairfield Inn and Suites - Plainville, CT


Training Team:  Margaret Donald-Miller, Training Coordinator

​                                  Guadalupe Martinez/Kulian, Lead Trainer

ConnPAT - Connecticut Parents as Teachers

​​​​​Training Gateway - Determine which PAT training is appropriate for you, your program or staff.

ConnPAT holds four Foundational/Model Implementation Training Sessions per year - Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter, as long as minimum registration numbers have been met.

The ConnPAT Foundational 2 (Three to Kindergarten) Training is offered each Spring and Fall.  Cost of training includes one year of access to online curriculum from time of training to end of September.  

If you require further assistance, please contact Margaret Donald-Miller, ConnPAT Training Coordinator, at connpat2@comcast.net.

Registrations for all PAT Trainings must be done through the Parents as Teachers National office web site at www.parentsasteachers.org.  

Additionally, all cancellations of training registrations must be conducted through the PAT National office/training department. Call 314-432-4330 with the order number or send an email to accountsreceivable@parentsasteachers.org with the order number available and the word CANCELLATION in the subject line.

Cancellations made more than 10 days prior to the first day of training will have the training fee fully refunded.  Cancellations made 10 days or less will have 90% of the training fee refunded.  Failure to appear at training will result in full forfeiture.

If you are having an issue registering or have did not receive an order report after registering, please contact Margaret at connpat2@comcast.net.  

If you are a new PAT program or training a new staff member, the affiliate administrator must go into the portal on the PAT web site and add the new person to the affiliate program.  This process is detailed at Become An Affiliate on parentsasteachers.org.  



Registration for each session closes two weeks prior to listed dates

unless training session is full prior to that date

Foundational and Model Implementation Training

For new Parent Educators and new Supervisors 

April 20th to 24th  -Cost $990

Cost as of 7/1/20 - $1050 per person (NEW)

July 13th to 17th

September 21st to 25th

December 7th to 11th

Foundational Training

April 20th to 22nd - Cost $875

Cost as of 7//20 - $975 per person (NEW)

July 13th to 15th

September 21st to 23rd

December 7th to 9th

Model Implementation Training

April 23rd & 24th - Cost $350 

Cost as of 7/1/20 - $400 per person (NEW)

July 16th & 17

September 24th & 25

December 10th & 11th


May 20 & 21st - Cost $650

Cost as of 7/1/20 - $700 per person (NEW)

November 18th & 19th