IMPORTANT UPDATE: With COVID-19 still impacting communities and with your health top of mind – all Companionship  Instructor training will be conducted remotely through Fall 2021.


The virtual training will cover the same content as in-person training, and you will be eligible for full Instructor certification.


The remote Instructor training structure includes attendance at prior virtual Companionship Workshop 2 weeks prior to the training date.  1 1/2 days of live interactive training presented by Companionship Trainers.


The first day of training will begin at 6 PM CT - 9 PM CT, the second will begin at  9:00 am and end by 5:00 pm in the time zone indicated. 

Date                           Training Delivery

  • 4/30-5/01             Virtual Training -Via Zoom

  • 5/21-5/22             Virtual Training -Via Zoom

  • 6/25-6-26             Virtual Training -Via Zoom

  • 7/30-7/31             Virtual Training -Via Zoom

  • 8/27-8/28             Virtual Training -Via Zoom

Please note applications are reviewed on a rolling basis and we recommend applying 4 to 6 weeks prior to your preferred course training date. When a class is full, we maintain a waitlist and seats may open if there is a cancellation.