​​​Let NC-H.O.P.E. prepare you to become

a certified peer support specialist! 


  • Do you want to help people? 
  • Would you like a rewarding career? 
  • Can you inspire others with your life experiences? 
  • Do you need PSS training to apply for NCCPSS Certification?

Register online below. Not viewable on some cell phones.

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Registration Form


NC-H.O.P.E. Training Program Options:

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  • NC-H.O.P.E. Peer Support 40-hour training: $365  
  • BUNDLE AND SAVE! NC-H.O.P.E. 40-hour + WRAP® 20-hour training: $465
  • 20-Hr WRAP Only is provided by A.N.S.W.E.R.Click here to register. 


Important, Please read before you register!

The NC-H.O.P.E. Peer Support Specialist Certification Training Program is a 40-hour training curriculum approved by the state of North Carolina designed help you prepare and apply for NCCPSS Certification. The training program is open to all professional adults seeking to be certified by the state. Taking this training DOES NOT  guarantee your state certification or employment. However, once you complete our training, you will receive a valid NC-H.O.P.E. certificate showing that you successfully completed a Division approved 40-hour Peer Support Specialist readiness training which can be used to apply for your state certificate and ultimately help you gain employment as a CPSS. Wrecommend you meet ALL the criteria set forth by state before taking our training. To learn more about the criteria to become certified by the state, visit The North Carolina Peer Support Specialist Program. 


20-hour WRAP training:
Please note: The state of North Carolina also requires you to complete an additional 20-hrs of training in a related field to apply for NCCPSS certification. BUNDLE AND SAVE! For the convenience of our registrants, NC-H.O.P.E. has partnered with A.N.S.W.E.R. to offer 20-hr WRAP training. When you register here, you will have the opportunity to sign-up for WRAP dates.  


Additional Trainings:
Coming Soon! Adult CPR, First Aid, AED. Click here to learn more.

Job-seeking? 
Taking this training DOES NOT guarantee your state certification or employment. However, there are many job opportunities in the field of Peer Support. This training will provide you with the necessary training for these positions. Our trainers may suggest employment resources, but, they cannot assist with securing positions. 

Your Commitment to NC-H.O.P.E. 
To receive the certificate of completion, participants must be present and participate on all scheduled training dates. Participants who do not complete all 40 hours will not earn the certificate of completion, which is required for Peer Support Specialist Certification by the state of North Carolina. If you are unable to commit to all of the training hours, please consider a future training date. Reservations can only be guaranteed once the full payment is received.

Do you need help paying for training?

If you are seeking financial assistance, please contact one of the organizations below. You must be registered with these agencies before taking our NC-H.O.P.E. training. 


  • Your employer (if in a related field)
  • Governor's Institute on Substance Abuse
  • Mental Health Associations
  • Mental Health Agencies
  • NC Works
  • NCDHHS Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Durham County
  • Veterans Administration


Need special accommodations?
Let us know if you have any special needs prior to your scheduled training dates. Reasonable accommodations are made for all people during this training program. Reasonable accommodations are made for all program participants.​

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Pay Online or by Mail 

After you register, you will receive an acceptance email with instructions to pay. You can pay here via PayPal or by mail. All checks should be made payable to: VOICE Therapeutic Solutions and sent one week before your training starts.


Please Note: We do not offer refunds, only placements in a future training class of equal value.  

NC-H.O.P.E. 40-hr + WRAP® 20-hr: $465

NC-H.O.P.E. 40-hr: $365 

Costs and Registration


Please note: In order to be certified by the state of North Carolina, you are also required to complete an additional 20-hrs of training in a related field. Learn more now.