Procedure: Certified Psychological and Emotional Resilience Professional (C-PERP)

This certification attests that the bearer has completed the educational requirements necessary to actively build resilience and well-being in their own lives and also an introduction to the skills needed to help others accomplish the same. This certification emphasizes a Salutogenic approach to managing burnout, traumatic stress, and compassion fatigue with a focus on enhancing quality of life and improving a healthy lifestyle. This certification is for social services and mental health professionals, healthcare providers, emergency first responders, and other relationship intense occupations.

This certification is for courses & workshops using the text books “The Resilient Learner” or “The Resilient Professional” by Dr. Thomas E. Rojo Aubrey.

Certification Procedure:

STEP 1 –  Satisfactory completion of one of the following resilience trainings:

  • Approved University/College Courses:   Click here for approved schools
  • Maricopa Corporate College – C-PERP Resiliency Workshops
  • Resilient Professional: Psychological and Emotional Resilience Training (online interactive training)
  • Resilient Learner: Thriving and Succeeding in College (online interactive training)
  • Complete Series of Psychological and Emotional Resiliency Training (PERT) Workshops (6 of 6)

*Please make sure you meet qualifications before signing up since there are no refunds after taking the exam.

If you are seeking further resources to pass the exam, the C-PERP Exam Study Guide will be released in January (Coming Soon).

STEP 2 – Online payment of certification fee

  1. Click the (Get Certified Now) button below to enroll to take the certification
  2. On the next screen you will
    • Choose your certification(s)
    • Click “checkout”
    • If you are already registered click “Log in here” to login, if you have not registered complete the account information form to register during the checkout process
    • Complete the purchase of the certification

STEP 3 – Complete the Personal Information Questionnaire

STEP 4 – Upload proof of course completion:

Approved required documents (one of the following):

  1. Transcript showing final grade from course at approved university/college; or,
  2. Certificate of Completion from Arizona Trauma Institute; or,
  3. Certificate of Attendance at C-PERP Resiliency Workshop; or,
  4. Screenshot of any quiz from ebook.

STEP 5 – Complete and pass the certification exam with a passing grade of 80% or above (approximate time to complete 1.5 hours)

Please allow 2-3 weeks to review your documentation, we will contact you if we need any additional information or clarification. If your application is approved, you will be certified for 1 year from your application date.


After payment, you will be redirected to your My Account page to complete steps 3-5.


You can recertify your credentials for one (1) year by completing six (6) CE trauma related hours, for a fee of $100. To have your recertification application reviewed please complete the following steps:

Step 1 – Satisfactory completion of six (6) CE trauma related hours since original certification date

Step 2 – Login to upload documentation and pay renewal fee

  1. In My Account Dashboard, click the Renew link below the certification you want to renew.
  2. Complete the purchase to renew your certification
  3. In My Account Dashboard, go to DOCUMENT MANAGER and upload your proof of CE completion for your renewal

Please allow TII 2-3 weeks to review your documentation, we will contact you if we need any additional information or clarification.