National Certified Rehabilitation Leadership Certification

A leadership training program resulting in a nationally-recognized professional credential for leaders.

The primary goal of the National Certified Rehabilitation Leader Training Program and Certified Rehabilitation Leader (CRL) credential is to transform the field of vocational rehabilitation into a dynamic, innovative, and consumer responsive service delivery system that will inform the next 100 years of the profession.

This program contains six domains of transformational VR leadership and provides opportunity to apply concepts and tools to implement transformational change within a VR agency.

  • Purpose-Driven Leadership
  • Conscious Leadership
  • Cultural Leadership
  • Creative Leadership
  • Inspirational Leadership
  • Collaborative Leadership

Upon successful completion of the curriculum and evaluation of the capstone project, participants will be awarded the Certified Rehabilitation Leader (CRL) credential managed by CRCC.


To register for the Rehabilitation Leader Training Program, begin by completing the certification application and disclosure statement. Once CRCC sends you an email notification, you will need to complete the registration process on the National Certified Rehabilitation Leader Training Program site. Complete the certification application and disclosure on the CRL Get Certified page.

The National Training Center for Transformational Rehabilitation Leadership (NTCTRL) is a joint partnership between the Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCC), the University of Massachusetts-Boston Institute for Community Inclusion (ICI), and the University of Wisconsin-Stout Vocational Rehabilitation Institute (SVRI).


1-6 Participants: $9,900 per participant

7-9 Participants: $9,400 per participant

10 or more Participants: $8,900 per participant

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