Community Employment Training Series

Trainings are focused on competencies needed to provide employment services using best practices, including but not limited to:

  • Self-employment
  • Systematic Instruction
  • Cultural Diversity
  • Benefits Planning
  • History of Supported Employment

Where is the Training?


Outline of Iowa with Iowa City written in it with a star over Iowa City's location.

Iowa City Winter 2020 Training

Job Development: February 20-21, 2020
Job Coaching: March 25-26, 2020
Location: Iowa State Extension, Iowa City

Registration Live (Closes 1 week before each training date)

Des Moines.

Des Moines Spring 2020 Training

Job Coaching: April 6-7, 2020
Location: Polk County River Place, Des Moines

Registration Live (Closes 1 week before each training date)

Dubuque Spring 2020 Training

Job Development: April 16-17, 2020
Job Coaching: May 21-22, 2020
Location: Goodwill Industries of SE Iowa, Dubuque

Registration Live (Closes 1 week before each training date)

Omaha Summer 2020 Training

Job Development: July 9-10, 2020
Job Coaching: August 24-25, 2020
Location: Weitz Center, Omaha

Registration Live (Closes 1 week before each training date)

Learn more about…

Why should I take the training?

Learn more about Iowa requirements for supported employment providers here.

What does the training include?


When you complete the Foundations Self-Study and all required activities, Job Development and all activities, and Job Coaching and all required activities you will be awarded an ACRE Certificate of Completion.

What is the cost of the training?

For APSE Members, both trainings are $225. Just Job Development $140; just job coaching $140. For non-members, both trainings are $325, just job development is $200 and just job coaching is $200.

Not an Iowa APSE member yet? Join APSE at a discounted rate of $90 for your first year (make sure you email Iowa APSE for the discount code!), pay the APSE member rate for training.

For questions please reach out to Judith Warth. Reach Judy at 319-936-8290.

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