Facilitator Certification

Pyramid Facilitator Certification is an intentional professional development pathway designed to support professionals in their efforts to improve and support the capacity of state systems and local programs that implement the Pyramid Model, an early childhood multi-tiered system of support to improve the social, emotional, and behavioral outcomes of young children, birth to 5 years of age. 

The Pyramid Facilitator Certification prepares you to deliver Pyramid Model training, utilize observation tools, provide coaching on Pyramid practices, support Program-Wide Leadership Teams, and build relationships with other Pyramid practitioners across the state.  

The ten-month program runs from September to June each year and includes opportunities for you to learn and practice strategies to effectively facilitate Pyramid training and coaching as well as utilize reliable observation tools.  

Review the 2022 Pyramid Facilitator Certification Key Information to learn more about eligibility, cost, and more.

Application & Selection Timeline

  • Facilitator Certification Application launches on May 2nd, 2022 
  • All applications must be completed using the online application and you must also upload all required attachments by 11:59 pm on Sunday, June 12, 2022
  • You will receive notification of the status of your application by June 20, 2022 
  • Submit a completed agreement and payment on or before July 31, 2022 

Facilitator Certification Description

The Pyramid Facilitator Certification is an intentional professional development pathway designed to support professionals in their efforts to improve and support the capacity of state systems, communities, and local programs that implement the Pyramid Model.  

This certification will prepare you to deliver Pyramid Model training, become reliable in Pyramid observation tools, provide coaching on Pyramid practices, and participate in program-wide leadership team planning, as well as help you build relationships with other Pyramid practitioners across the state. And, to support our states overall coaching capacity, completing Pyramid Facilitator Certification is a specific pathway meeting all of your needs to apply for a Coach Credential in Colorado’s Professional Development Information System.