SPF Application for Prevention Success Training – September 2023

september 2023

26sep(sep 26)8:00 am29(sep 29)4:30 pmSPF Application for Prevention Success Training – September 20238:00 am - 4:30 pm (29) CT Courtyard by Marriott - St. Cloud, 404 W St Germain St


Event Details


Sep. 26th – 29th, 2023
8:00 am – 4:30 pm


Courtyard by Marriott – St. Cloud
404 W St Germain St, St Cloud, MN 56301


TheSPF (Strategic Prevention Framework) Application for Prevention Success Training (SAPST) 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 38-hour training (including a pre-training 6-hour 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


$300 – 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

Registration closes September 18th, 2023.

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%  ($30) administrative fee and will be issued up to 7 days before the training.


A block of rooms has been reserved at the Courtyard by Marriott – St. Cloud for this event. Rooms are available to book at a discounted rate of $139-149 per night. Rooms can be booked at this link before August 25th. 


Madeline Bremel, Events Manager


26 (Tuesday) 8:00 am - 29 (Friday) 4:30 pm CT


Courtyard by Marriott - St. Cloud

404 W St Germain St