EIA New Trainer Application


We are thrilled that you are interested in becoming a member of the Excellence in Action Teach Team. Individuals and organizations around the state want to become EIA certified, and the Alliance needs dedicated expert trainers to help support them. The more EIA-certified individuals and organizations the larger the number of healthy nonprofits. The more nonprofits that are set up for sustainable success the greater the impact in our communities. Thank you for helping us make MS strong!

Application Process

Step 1: Watch the Alliance's Theory of Change
Step 2: Review the EIA webpage
Step 3: Review the FAQ
Step 4: Review the Guidelines, Qualifications, and Code of Ethics
Step 5: Complete Application
Step 6: Make Payment ($750)
Step 7: Attend Train the Trainer (T3) Pre-Mtg.
Step 8: Attend Full EIA Training
Step 9: Attend T3 Post EIA Training Mtg.
Step 10: Conduct an EIA Training w/ EIA Certified Partner

Important Upcoming Dates

Application Deadline: April 13

Payment Deadline: April 23

Train the Trainer (T3) Pre-Mtg.: April 22
(9 AM - 12 PM, Virtual)

Full EIA Training (Boot Camp): April 27 & 28
(9 AM - 4 PM, In-Person, CAVS Extension Canton, MS)

T3 Post
EIA Training Mtg.: May 13
(9 AM - 3 PM, Virtual)