NC State Extension

WPS Train the Trainer

Use this link to access an EPA approved WPS Train the Trainer course developed by Iowa State University Extension: WPS Train-the-Trainer  The course is free and does not require any prerequisites or certifications.

Computer requirements for this course:

  • A computer made in the past four or five years, either Macintosh or PC, or a  current tablet or mobile device
  • Reliable connection to the Internet
  • Speakers
  • E-mail address
  • A printer to print out the certificate; you may also want to print some of the worksheets and publications
  • Adobe Reader: To open PDF documents including worksheets and publications, you need Adobe Reader. If you don’t have Adobe Reader, you may download a free copy.

In order to access the course, you will need to create an account on the Iowa State University website. After confirming your account, you will need to click enroll under the course description. Once the course page comes up, you will need to complete the course registration before access to any of the course units is granted. There are five units in this course that can be completed at different times. This course will require approximately 1-2 hours to complete.

After completing the course, you will need to print and sign the certificate in order to be recognized as a WPS Trainer in NC. This certificate will need to be kept on file to show that you have completed the course.