Training Dates 


(Times will vary please see registration for details) 

As of May 11th, 2023, North Carolina DHHS office has declared the end of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. We will continue to take precautions as needed so please be sure to continue to stay updated by clicking the "Learn More" link below.

We are continuing to monitor CDC guidance to safely serve our NC HOPE family. Learn More.

Please Note: All classes are scheduled 8:30-5:30 for each scheduled day. 

2024 Dates 

January 2024

January 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th 12th, 2023 (Raleigh, Weekdays)

January 19th, 20th, 21st, 27th, 28th, 2023 (Chapel Hill, Weekends)

February 2024

February 16th, 17th, 18th, 24th, 25th, 2023 (Chapel Hill, Weekends)

March 2024

​March 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 2023 (Raleigh, Weekdays)

​March 22nd, 23rd, 24th, 30th, 31st, 2023 (Chapel Hill, Weekends)

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NC HOPE Class Evaluation

​​​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?

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.