About the National Emergency Responder & Public Safety Center
About the National Emergency Responder & Public Safety Center and the Center for Advanced Peer Support Training and Research
Daily challenges have reached unprecedented levels for law enforcement, emergency medical services personnel, fire, search and rescue, military, dispatchers, corrections/detentions officers, victim advocates, probation/parole, and others who work within associated fields or high-stress environments.
The National Emergency Responder and Public Safety Center™ recognizes and understands the unique needs of the community it serves. We have created a powerhouse of resources to build and enhance sustained performance, wellness, and resiliency through standardized training and certification for peer supporters and clinicians working with public safety.
Peer Support Training and Certification
We have created the first online, standardized peer support program in the country. Our peer support program offers specialized courses to meet the needs of your organization. Our core curriculum, specialized courses for advanced training, expert webinars/consultation, and toolkit, enhance your team’s efficiency and efficacy.
We go beyond basic training. This certification is perfect for the new peer supporter creating a strong foundation for peer support activities or the experienced supporter looking for advanced training. Our industry-leading experts ensure that updated and valuable content is at your fingertips.
Emergency Responder and Public Safety Clinician Certification
Public safety agencies across the nation and around the world are increasingly seeking out ways to positively impact the well-being of their personnel, including finding qualified, culturally competent clinicians. The National Emergency Responder and Public Safety Center meets this need head-on with the first standardized certification process for licensed clinicians of all degree levels by creating the Emergency Responder and Public Safety Clinician Certification™, which features 40 hours of core education plus 16 hours of verified experiential participation in the emergency responder or public safety work environment.
Whether you’re an individual clinician or working within a network of clinicians, our program will increase your specialization and cultural competence, as well as demonstrate your dedication to working with emergency responders, public safety personnel, their families, and retirees.