This process starts with a referral from FL DVR Registration for training and certification for new and existing Youth Peer Mentoring (YPM) provider organizations.
Complete the PMW LearnCTR PMC modules (13) plus the FL Edition of PMW FieldGuide App for YPM PMCs.
Complete the Field Assignment for New YPM provider organizations. This is a 2-hour, live, web-based training.
One-time fee: $250
PolicyWorks/Peer MentoringWorks (PW/PMW) provides YPM Peer Mentoring Coordinator (PMC) Training. This is a 5-hour live web-based training.
Receive a YPMC certificate and provide a copy to VR Vendor Registration.
*New YPM Providers: Complete Steps 1-4.
*Existing YPM Providers: Complete steps 1, 3-4.
This process starts with the registration and scheduling of a Peer Mentor (PM) by a PMC for the PM’s PM training and certification.
PM completes the PMW online 14 modules plus the FL Edition of the PMW FieldGuide App for YPM Peer Mentors.
Complete the YPM Peer Mentor (PM) 3-hour, live, web-based training.
Receive YPM Certification and provide a copy to VR Vendor Registration.
*No recertification requirement: There is an optional attendance at any quarterly PMW Community of Practice for FL YPM PMCs and PMs (no cost).
Starting in 2022 – PMCs
Certification term of two years with two options for recertification:
One, 3-hour PMW Web-based program update and recertification for PMCs (offered twice a year).
Registered & documented attendance at a minimum of two 1-hour PMW Community of Practice for YPM per year (offered at no cost quarterly) for FL YPM PMCs and PMs.
Recertification processing fee: $75
Enroll a New Peer Mentor for Training
In order to enroll a new peer mentor for training a youth peer mentoring program must register. In order to register your program, click on the two buttons below.
If you have already registered your program and have already registered as a peer mentoring coordinator, you may register a new peer mentor with the button below.