TIP Affiliates across the nation conduct Volunteer Training Academies designed to train local residents to be TIP volunteers. The Volunteer Training Academy is a 55 hour training which residents interested in becoming TIP volunteer must complete. The Training Academy is taught by National Trainers and covers the following topics :
-Emotional First Aid
-Working Effectively in the Emergency System
-Helping family members after a death in the family
-Safety and Street Smarts
-TIP Policies and Procedures
The Training Academy utilizes a variety of teaching methods including lecture, role playing, guest speakers, and demonstrations.
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