Become a Certified TraumaWise Trainer
Make a Difference as You Educate with Practical Tools, Empower the Community, and Expand Hope
Can You See It?
Imagine a world where you're not just another person with information to share, but a beacon of hope.
Where your voice resonates, not just in a room, but in the hearts of those who've faced trauma and those who support them.
This isn't just a course. It's your call to share your voice and stories to empower your community and increase their capacity with practical tools.
Trauma is more than a buzzword.
It's a lived experience for countless individuals.
As a TraumaWise Trainer, you won't just disseminate knowledge; you'll be the bridge between understanding and healing.
Dive deep, connect authentically, and be the change.
Benefits that Transform
Not only will you be a part of community transformation, but you will grow and expand your own capacity!
Go beyond the surface.
Delve into both theoretical knowledge and hands-on application of trauma-informed practices.
Master the art of teaching with a unique blend of empathy, clarity, and passion.
Join an extensive network of professionals.
Share, learn, and grow in a community that's as dedicated as you.
6-9 transformative months. Start teaching within 6-weeks of program start as part of practicum.
A perfect blend of live interactions and on-demand sessions. Learn at your pace, but never alone.
Dedicate 2-4 hours a week. Time will fly when you're making a difference.
Learn From Lived-Experience
- Main Instructor: Renae M. Dupuis. Not just an instructor, but a mentor, a guide, a fellow traveler on this journey.
- Co-Facilitation: Learn by doing. Co-facilitate sessions, get real-time feedback, and refine your craft.
Tools for Your Journey
- Access: All you need is a computer, internet, and the passion to make a difference.
- Materials: Dive into our rich, digital resources. Every piece, handcrafted for your learning.
- Office Hours: It's not just about queries. It's about connection, understanding, and growth.
- Community: Engage, share, and bond. Our closed online community is your safe space, your sounding board.
Beyond the Certification
- Impact: As a certified TraumaWise Trainer, you're not just recognized. You're part of the solution.
- Opportunities: From our TW Trainers Database to facilitated training sessions, your journey with us continues. Grow, thrive, and lead.
Your Next Step
You've read this far because something resonates. That voice inside? It's telling you this is your path. Listen to it.
Pay-in-full or choose from our 3-payment or 5-payment plans. We believe in your dream and want to make it accessible.
A small price for a lifetime of impact.
$700 deposit upon acceptance + two (2) $675 monthly payments.
$700 deposit upon acceptance + four (4) $350 monthly payments.
The TraumaWise Trainer Certification program is a comprehensive course designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills to deliver Trauma-Informed Practices and Learning Group training sessions. It covers a wide range of topics, from the basics of trauma to advanced training methodologies.
This program is for parents, professionals, community leaders, educators, counselors, and anyone passionate about trauma-informed practices and looking to make a significant impact in the field.
The program spans 6-9 months, combining live sessions with on-demand content to offer a holistic learning experience.
Participants should plan to dedicate 2-4 hours a week to the program, which includes live sessions, on-demand content, assignments, and co-facilitation sessions.
The program costs $2,000 in full. We also offer flexible 3-month and 5-month payment plans for those who need them.
While there are no strict prerequisites, a background or interest in counseling, psychology, education, or a related field can be beneficial.
Assessment is a mix of quizzes, assignments, self-assessments, cohort assessments, and real-time training scenarios (practicums). The focus is on the application of material in real-world settings.
The TraumaWise Trainer Program will accept applications during 4 periods each year.
For 2024, they are as follows:
- 2024 Cohort A (training begins Jan 8) - applications Nov 20 - Dec 20, 2023
- 2024 Cohort B (training begins Apr 8) - applications Jan 8 - Feb 8, 2024
- 2024 Cohort C (training begins Jul 8) - applications Apr 8 - May 8, 2024
- 2024 Cohort D (training begins Oct 8) - applications Jul 8 - Aug 8, 2024
Yes, upon successful completion of the program, participants will be certified to provide TraumaWise Trainings and Learning Group training sessions.
Certified trainers will be added to the TW Trainers Database, which is publicly searchable. They'll also have opportunities to facilitate training sessions, engage in continuous learning, and more.
Participants can reach out during regular office hours or through a dedicated email. There's also an online community forum for peer support and interaction.
You can apply directly on our website. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, and training cohorts typically begin on the 5th day of the first month of each quarter.
Participants will need a computer with internet access, an email account, and the ability to access Google Drive for team projects.
Absolutely! Our platform is user-friendly, and we provide guidance on how to access and utilize all course materials. Plus, our support team is always here to help.
We offer a 14-day refund policy from the start date of the cohort. If you feel the program isn't right for you within that period, you can request a full refund.