Course Description

The SFW Learning Coach plays a vital role in coaching the family worker as they earn their SFW Credential. This virtual training provides participants with an overview of the SFW curriculum and the tools necessary to become a valuable SFW Learning Coach.  It will enhance the skills necessary to provide valuable coaching to the SFW participants. 

Course Requirements:

  • Minimum of a bachelor degree and experience working with families or family-serving organizations.
  • The support of a Lead Agency or Approved Provider
  • An understanding of and a commitment to the strength-based, family development, empowerment model


Please note, to complete your enrollment for this course you will be required to complete an application with the information below:

  • Provide details of your education including when and where degrees were earned
  • Provide information about your experience working with families in a strengths-based way
  • Upload or email a current resume

You must also be affiliated with an Approved Provider.  Please contact sfwtuh@temple.edu with any questions. 



SFW New and Recertifying Learning Coach Application

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Section Title
SFW - Virtual New Learning Coach Training
Online, self paced
Sep 23, 2019 to Dec 31, 2020
Course Fee(s)
SFW Virtual New LC Course Fee non-credit $75.00 Click here to get more information
Section Fees
SFW Lapel Pin $5.00 Optional
Section Notes

Thank you for your participation in the SFW Virtual New Learning Coach Training! This virtual training has been updated to capture updated returning learning coach information (including resume and past experiences) and to utilize Temple's online learning system, Canvas. In order to access Canvas and begin, there are a few steps we need to complete.

  1. Please make sure your demographics in DestinyOne are up-to-date (please email sfwtuh@temple.edu for help) 
  2. Click the "Apply Now" button prior to registering for the course. Once you have completed the application it must be APPROVED Prior to you registering for the course. You will receive an email letting you know you have been approved and may now register. At this point, move to the next step below.
  3. To Register and access your course, follow the instructions below.

What are the steps for me to activate my Temple University AccessNet account and start my Canvas course?

  1. Register in Destiny One
    1. Use your Destiny One account (TU_XXXXXX) to register at noncredit.temple.edu
  2. Check your email
    1. An activation email will be sent to the email address marked as preferred in Destiny One
    2. The subject of the email will be "Temple University Systems Access" and will contain a link to AccessNet account page
  3. Activate your AccessNet account
    1. Click the link in the activation email to be taken to the activation page
    2. Verify your identity and follow the prompts on the page
  4. Log in to Canvas
    1. You may need to wait up to 24 hours after activating your AccessNet account before the online learning access is ready.

Once you are logged into Canvas, if you do not see your course, click the Courses menu, if the course appears, add it to your Dashboard by clicking the star to the left of the course. If the course does not appear, check with the program contact person listed on DestinyOne where you registered for the course. If you don’t see your course listed here on your dashboard, please contact destiny1@temple.edu for assistance.

Please visit FAQs-Temple University for help with many common technical questions and how-tos.