Agency Biography

WERC is a nonprofit organization that connects disadvantaged workers with stable, good jobs. A long-time champion of peer specialists, we recently published a report highlighting the importance of peers and recommending leadership roles and promotional pathways for workers with lived experience. WERC is a recognized provider of quality training for people with lived experience in mental health and substance use for roles as Community Health Workers, Case Managers, and Residential Aides.

Medi-Cal Peer Support Specialist Certification Training Schedule

Training Method(s): Online — 11 on-demand modules and live seminars

Training Modality: Cohort Style

Training Length: 80 hours (self-paced)

Training Hours: Content always available on-demand, including recorded live seminars

Registration Capacity: 50 students

2022 Registration Dates: Begins August 29th and on an ongoing basis

Class Start Date(s): September 12th and on an ongoing basis

To Register for Classes or for More Information:

Contact Information:
Daisy Morales – Project Developer
[email protected]
Phone: (213) 639-2220
(Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm)