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.  

​​​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?

Training Dates 


​​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 

June 2024

June 21st, June 22nd, June 23rd, June 29th, June 30th, 2024  (Chapel Hill, Weekends)

July 2024

July 8th, July 9th, July 10th, July 11th, and July 12th, 2024  (Raleigh, Weekdays)

July 12th, July 13th, July 14th, July 20th and July 21st, 2024 (Weekend, Crabtree)

August 2024

Aug 5th, Aug 6th, Aug 7th, Aug 8th and Aug 9th, 2024 (Weekday, Raleigh)

Aug 16th, Aug 17th, Aug 18th, Aug 24th, Aug 25th, 2024 (Weekend, Chapel Hill

September 2024

Sept 9th, Sept 10th, Sept 11th, Sept 12th, and Sept 13th, 2024 (Weekday, Greenville)

Sept 20th, Sept 21st, Sept 22nd, Sept 28th, Sept 29th, 2024 (Weekend, Chapel Hill)

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