Training Events

*Alert* Currently we are only accepting applications from those with a Promise of Employment

At this time trainings will be held virtually.

Current Certified Peer Specialist Employment Training events:

January 10th- 21st, 2022—— This Training is Full

To apply and be considered for a Certified Peer Specialist training please read and follow the application Guidelines listed below our training events.  Submitting an application does not guarantee your acceptance into a training. For more information on our application procedures please read the information directly before the application under the training application tab.

Certified Peer Specialist Training Schedule

Please note—All training events are limited to 17 trainees in a virtual training and 20 trainees for an in person training. 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/their preferred training location and/or event, applicant should identify his/her/their 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 to or during training event.

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 [email protected] thank you.