Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training – Feb/Mar 2023

february 2023

27feb(feb 27)8:00 am02mar(mar 2)4:30 pmSubstance Abuse Prevention Skills Training – Feb/Mar 2023(february 27) 8:00 am - (march 2) 4:30 pm CT DoubleTree Park Place, 1500 Park Place Blvd


Event Details


Feb. 27 – Mar. 2, 2023
8:00 am – 4:30 pm


DoubleTree Park Place by Hilton
1500 Park Place Blvd. Minneapolis, MN 55416


The Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training is MPRC’s foundational course of study. It is grounded in current research and designed to provide up-to-date, evidence-based information to the prevention field, and is a 40-hour training (including a pre-training online session).

Who is the training for?

People who are new to prevention work, those working in related fields—public health, education, law enforcement, youth work, faith communities, healthcare—and coalition members working to improve community health.

What does the training provide?

  • Skills to implement effective, data-driven prevention programs, practices, and policies that reduce health disparities and improve wellness.
  • 31 hours of participation eligible for the Certified Prevention Professional credential.

Presenters: Regional Prevention Coordinators


$250 – includes training manual and breakfast, lunch and snacks each training day
Not included: evening meals, hotel, transportation, or fees associated with applying for and submitting the CPP certificate

Limited scholarships are available to cover registration cost. Those working in prevention-related fields, operating without prevention funding, or serving minority communities are encouraged to contact us.

Contact Hours

This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) to receive up to 31 total Category I continuing education contact hours. There are no maximum advanced-level continuing education contact hours available for this training.

Refund Policy

All refunds will be charged a 10%  ($25) administrative fee and will be issued up to 7 days before the training.


A block of rooms has been reserved at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Minneapolis – Park Place for this event. Rooms are available for book at a discounted rate of $139 per night before February 13th, 2022. You can book through our room block at this link.


Madeline Bremel, Events Manager


February 27 (Monday) 8:00 am - March 2 (Thursday) 4:30 pm CT


DoubleTree Park Place

1500 Park Place Blvd