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Peer Support Training

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends

Instructional Program (CIP)

Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other. 519999

Description


  • Course Objective:  


Description: The Just 1 Life Peer Support Training curriculum is comprehensive, in-depth, and developed in part by experienced peer support specialists. The peer support training course is designed to teach participants all the fundamental information, and professional skills needed to start a career as a peer support specialist. The Just 1 Life Peer Support Training meets or exceeds the competency standards established by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and is approved by AHCCCS and DES Vocational Rehabilitation (VR/RSA).  Graduates of the course are issued a certificate of completion that credentials and qualifies them to work as a Peer Recovery Support Specialist (PRSS), Peer Support, or Peer Mentor.  Job Placement Services Available.


 


Competencies to be achieved: Core competencies of the training include but are not limited to: Concepts of Hope and Recovery, Advocacy and Systems Perspective, Psychiatric Rehabilitation Skills and Service Delivery, Professional Responsibilities and Ethics of the Peer Support Employee, and Self Care.






  • Total Cost of Program (include all costs to the student including testing, licensure):


 


Total Amount of Curriculum


$3,200.00


Total Curriculum Hours


40.00


One-on-One Hourly Rate


$80.00


Total Internship Amount


$1,600.00


 



  • Provide a list of all books required for the program (even if cost of books is included in tuition): none


 



  • Provide a list of all supplies required for the program (even if costs are included in tuition): none


 



  • WIOA Contact for Enrollment Status /Credential Verification: 


Name: Crystal Brown


Email: crystal.b@just1.us


Phone number: 4804779199


 



  • Direct Website Link to the program: https://www.just1.us/peer-support-training/


 



  • Additional information: 



  • Background check requirements for licensing and background restrictions for working in the occupation: none


 



  • Other requirements needed: none


 




  • Refund Policy

    In order to be eligible for a refund of tuition, program fees, and fees, students must notify Just 1 Life administration that they wish to drop out of the course 72 hours before the course start date. Tuition and fees will not be recalculated or reversed after the refund deadline. Students are responsible for all tuition and fees remaining on their accounts.




 



  • Credentials: (The following questions must be answered along with a supporting explanation for each)



  • Industry Recognized: (Developed and offered by, or endorsed by a nationally-recognized industry association or organization representing a sizeable portion of the industry sector)


Yes or No: No


Nationally Recognized Industry Association or Organization: 


 



  • Stackable: (Part of a sequence of credentials)


Yes or No: Yes


Career Pathway: National Certified Peer Specialist (NCPS)


 



  • Portable: (Recognized in other geographical areas; by other educational institutions; or by other industries/companies)


 Yes or No (Explain): No


 



  • Accredited Curriculum:  (This is referring to the course being accredited,  not the test or school)


Yes or No: No


 Accrediting Agency and link to website:



Credential Attainment Rate:  Percentage of students in the last 24 months who obtained a postsecondary credential, or secondary school diploma or its recognized equivalent, during participation or within one year after exit from the training program.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

1

Hours

40

Entrance Requirements

None

School

Just 1 Life

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

1616 E Main St Suite 223, Mesa, Arizona

Local WIB

7 - Maricopa County, Maricopa Workforce Connections

Name of Credential

Peer Recovery Support Specialist (PRSS)

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

None

Refund Policy

In order to be eligible for a refund of tuition, program fees, and fees, students must notify Just 1 Life administration that they wish to drop out of the course 72 hours before the course start date. Tuition and fees will not be recalculated or reversed after the refund deadline. Students are responsible for all tuition and fees remaining on their accounts.

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

In-State/District Tuition

$3,200.00

Total In-State Program Cost

$3,200.00

Demand Occupation(s)

21-1023.00Mental Health and Substance Abuse Social Workers
$17.36 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

1616 E Main St Suite 223, Mesa, Arizona 85203

Phone Number

(480) 477-9199

Web Address

https://www.just1.us/peer-support-training/

Last Updated

May 26, 2022

Created

Apr 01, 2022

Renewal

May 23, 2023