Webinar: Empowering Prevention Professionals

Empowering Prevention Professionals: A Deep Dive into Certification, Equity, and Essential Resources


Join the Southeast PTTC in this transformative 1.5-hour webinar that unravels the pivotal role of certification for prevention professionals. In this session, we'll address the stark realities of pay equity and the hurdles many face in the path to certification. Dive deep into the state-specific requirements and arm yourself with the tools to make your journey smoother. As a highlight, we will be joined by Nicole M Augustine, who will share a comprehensive study guide tailored for aspirants and introduce the Southeast PTTC’s enriching online course available on HealtheKnowledge that encapsulates the foundational performance domains integral to the certification test. This session will also include a robust Q&A session where you can clarify your questions and start a successful career trajectory in prevention.


Learning Objectives:

  1. Recognize the significance of certification in shaping a prevention professional’s career and its implications on pay equity. 
  2. Identify the common challenges faced by professionals in obtaining certification and strategies to overcome them. 
  3. Gain clarity on the varying certification prerequisites and procedures across different states. 
  4. Familiarize oneself with the newly released study guide tailored to assist professionals in their certification journey. 
  5. Understand the structure and content of the HealtheKnowledge online course which provides an overview of the pivotal performance domains essential for the test. 
  6. Engage in a Q&A session to address individual concerns, doubts, and curiosities regarding the certification process and the resources available.



presenter headshotNicole M. Augustine, Founder & CEO of RIZE Consultants, Inc.

Nicole M Augustine is the founder and CEO of RIZE Consultants. With nearly 15 years of experience in the industry, Nicole is a seasoned strategist and advisor who has helped numerous companies across various sectors achieve their goals and grow their businesses. Her expertise includes business planning, strategic management, financial analysis, and organizational development, all while centering health equity and ensuring vulnerable communities have the resources they need to thrive. Nicole is a dedicated and driven leader who is passionate about helping her clients succeed. In addition to managing RIZE Consultants, Nicole serves as an Advanced Implementation Specialist with the Opioid Response Network and a consultant to the Prevention Technology Transfer Center.





In order to be eligible for the stated contact hours/certificate of attendance, you must join the live webinar on the video platform. Certificates must be requested within one week of the event and will be processed within 30 days.

If you are having issues accessing the room/application at the time of the event: Please email [email protected] before the start of the webinar so that we can assist you.



Starts: Dec. 7, 2023 12:30 pm
Ends: Dec. 7, 2023 2:00 pm
Registration Deadline
December 7, 2023
Event Type
Webinar/Virtual Training
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