Training Events

Current Certified Peer Specialist Employment Training events:

To apply and be considered for a Certified Peer Specialist training please read and follow the application Guidelines listed below our training events.

Certified Peer Specialist Training Schedule 2018

Please note—All training events are limited to 20 trainees. All potential trainees must fully complete the online application and send necessary attachments/follow application process requirements (Directly below training event schedule), to be considered for a potential spot in the training events. To increase the potential of applicant getting into his/her preferred training location and/or event, applicant should identify his/her choice on the online application.

More specific information for each training event, such as building location and facilitator  will be posted closer to its date. Each training event is two weeks (Monday through Friday only), 40 hours per week, and typically follows an 8:00-4:30 schedule. Individual training facilitators may adjust start/end time prior/during training even

August trainings are currently full.  

§  September 17th through 28th – this training is in Grand Rapids, MN.  deadline for paperwork and application due is Sept 3rd 2018

§  Nov. 26th to Dec. 7th—location TBD.  This training is in the metro are and the deadline for paperwork and application submission is Nov. 5th 2018

§  January 7-18th 2019- Location TBD Deadline for paperwork and application due is Dec 17 2018.

Watch for information on 2019 trainings that are still being determined.

 

 

To find our application process and the application please select training application from above menu.

Continuing Education Events:  (Certified Peer Specialists need to maintain 15 CEU’s per year to stay current with certification) To find these opportunities go to the Educational Resources section. 

If you know of upcoming CEU trainings for Certified Peer Specialists in Minnesota please email them to peerslink@northlandcounseling.org thank you.