Train the Trainer

International Recovery Institute offers Certified Recovery Specialists comprehensive learning and effective hands-on training towards becoming trainers of Recovery Specialists.

Application requirements include:

  • Pre-approval
  • Proof of certification by IRI or other accredited body
  • A minimum of 12 months active working experience
  • A minimum of 4 supervised cases within the past year 

Requirements for course completion:

Phase I:

  • Observation of 2-day basic IRI CRS training:
    • Journaling the observation
    • Critiquing the training
    • Making suggestions for continued growth
  • Observation of consultation to trainees completing consultation requirements
  • Progression to Phase II determined by Instructor.

Phase II:

  • 12 Hours of approved independent study in relevant topic/field
  • Journaling of 2 ongoing cases
  • Participate in co-facilitation of 2 modules of 2-day basic IRI CRS training:
    • Journaling the observation
    • Critiquing the training
    • Making suggestions for continued growth
  • Co-facilitate consultation group
  • Progression to Phase III determined by Instructor and may need to be repeated

Phase III:

  • 12 Hours of approved independent study in relevant topic/field
  • Journaling of 2 ongoing cases
  • Participate in co-facilitation of 2-day basic IRI CRS training:
    • Journaling the observation
    • Critiquing the training
    • Making suggestions for continued growth
  • Co-facilitate 2 consultation groups, taking responsibility for at least 2 trainees
  • Trainer certification determined by Instructor and may need to be repeated. Trainers will be expected to meet standards required by IRI for providing training and consultation to trainees

Price: $2495