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Freedom From Smoking Facilitator Training : Adult Smoking Cessation program: Day 2


The American Lung Association’s Freedom From Smoking® (FFS) program uses proven methods to ensure success for smokers who want to quit through in-person group support. Those who successfully complete the two-day facilitator training will be certified by the American Lung Association to lead group smoking cessation classes in the community.

The facilitator training helps participants understand the quitting process. Through lectures and group activities, participants learn the concepts, philosophy, materials and techniques used in our seven-week FFS® program.

At the end of the two-day training, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the characteristics of effective group leadership
  • Facilitate each Freedom From Smoking® module
  • Implement a variety of problem-solving techniques
  • Define key levels of communication skills



Dates: August 29-30, 2017 -- attendance is required both days.

  • August 29: 10am-4pm -Participants will learn the program
  • August 30: 8am-12pm -Participants will facilitate the program

Location: Spokane, WA 

Cost: FREE for Washington residents ($350.00 for non-residents), Contact: Lora Mednick at 206-512-3291 or to be provided with the discount code.

Registration includes continental breakfast, lunch, certificate of completion, program curriculum, and one participant workbook with relaxation CD – additional nine workbooks provided to trained facilitators upon scheduling first class. After receipt of first 10 participant workbooks, facilitators may order workbooks at $25 each.

REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED. Please contact us for information on future trainings in Washington.

Requirements: It is the policy of the American Lung Association that facilitators must be tobacco free (including use of electronic cigarettes) in order to conduct the FFS® program.

For more information, contact: Lora Mednick at 206-512-3291 or

Category: Training

Location: Spokane, WA