Training Services

The Matthew B. Schoonover Educational Center at Prevention Action Alliance offers exceptional, cost-effective trainings and presentations for a wide array of audiences. Whether you want to build the capacity of coalition members, key stakeholders, or your workforce, Prevention Action Alliance can help. Our agency has provided nearly 35 years of leadership helping organizations to create community-level environmental change which promotes healthy lives through the prevention of substance abuse and promotion of mental health wellness. By utilizing our training and presentation services, you can put our expertise to work for you.

Prevention Action Alliance strives to provide high-quality, customizable trainings and presentations. Fees for training services vary based on the scope and scale of your needs. Training materials (binders, supplies, etc.) are included in the training cost.

As an approved provider, Prevention Action Alliance will provide continuing education units (CEUs) for prevention professionals through the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board for each training. Prevention Action Alliance can also provide CEUs through the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, and Marriage & Family Therapist Board for an additional fee. If other CEUs are requested or a training is being held out of state, Prevention Action Alliance can provide consultation to the host for an additional fee.

Our standard courses include:

  • Prevention Basics
  • Strategic Prevention Framework
  • Advocacy Training
  • Coalition and Youth-Led Prevention
  • Environmental Strategies
  • And many more!

In addition to our standard courses, we offer custom trainings and high-quality training events year-round at our offices in Columbus, Ohio. Click our events and training calendar to find a training session for you.

Stay tuned to this page for the launch of our official course catalog in July, 2021.

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