Training of Trainers

Annual Training of Trainers Program

Training of Trainers is a two-week intensive program that will allow you to participate in a professional development institute focusing on the following themes:

  • Building Leadership Skills in New Foreign Language Professionals
  • Developing Different Language Curricular and Learning Plans
  • Evaluating Language Instruction and Programs
  • Professionalism
  • Becoming an Advocate for World Languages 

Held in conjunction with the NALRC Summer Institute, those participating as trainers are given the opportunity to practice leadership skills with participants at the Institute. 

Participants are required to have attended either NALRC Institute of summer 2017 or summer 2018 before they can be considered for this program.

2019 Program Dates:

May 13-24, 2019


All participants are required to pay a non-refundable registration fee of $450. Participants will also be responsible for their accommodation and other expenses such as transportation and meals. Participants are encouraged to ask for financial support from their respective language program or department chair, coordinator, or supervisor to cover the expenses for this workshop.  They can also apply for scholarship or fellowship from other sources to attend this workshop.

How to apply

In addition to completing the form below you will need the following:

  1. Resume
  2. Statement of Purpose
  3. *Two letters of recommendation indicating the importance of the training for the applicant. Send the following link to the supervisor to fill on your behalf for this purpose. 

*Note: One of the letters must be from the applicant’s language coordinator, supervisor, or department chair.

Please send 2 letters of recommendation and Statement of Purpose to when you have completed the form in the link below, a link to the email address will be in your confirmation email. Please send questions related to your submission or the submission process to