Application Fee


Submission Deadline

Aug 31, 2021

Welcome to the 2021 Inside-Out Training Program  

Due to COVID-19, we had to cancel a number of our training dates and locations for 2020. During 2021 our goal is to hold training sessions in the following locations.  We are providing you a list of states where the training sessions will be held but at this time, we cannot provide the actual dates and locations until things are more settled. Please check our website for frequent updates and more details.

Training Locations:

  • Alabama - TBA
  • British Columbia - TBA
  • California - TBA
  • Illinois - TBA
  • Michigan - TBA
  • Ohio (May 10th to 14th – CLOSED)
  • Philadelphia - May 2021 (two or more sessions will be held in Phila. in 2021) 
  • Washington DC  - February 28th to March 6th - location and lodging TBA
  • West Virginia - TBA

All Inside-Out training sessions updates for the spring and summer of 2021 will be announced as soon as possible. Please check our website frequently for updates or contact Eilene Frierson at  eilene, to be placed on our 2021 list. 

Fees and Tuition for 2020 and 2021 are listed below (fees are subject to change).
$100.00 – Application Fee (non-refundable)
$2175.00 – Tuition (includes training materials and meals once the training begins)
$600.00 – Overnight Lodging*
$175.00 – Commuter Fee, if not staying overnight at the conference center

*The final cost of lodging will depend on the final location selected.

Please begin to secure your funding for attending a training. Review our suggested funding tips by clicking the Funding Tips button further below. In addition, please review our FAQ section where you will find answers to many questions.

Contact Information

Primary Contact: Eilene Frierson
Email Address:
Telephone Number: (215) 204-5163

Training Information

This is the application for the 2021 Inside-Out Instructor Training Institute, which is a comprehensive seven-day, 60+ hour intensive training program that covers everything necessary to develop a course in the Inside-Out model, including:

  • Curriculum Development
  • Setting Parameters
  • Institutional Relationships
  • Group Dynamics
  • Interactive Pedagogical Approaches 

Application Process

All applicants must be complete an online application and pay their $100.00 application fee. Once this has been done, you will be scheduled for a 30 minute audio phone interview with Lori Pompa, Founder and Executive Director.  Decision regarding your admission to the training will be made after your phone interview.