Foster Parent Training
MISSION: The RAPT division within Staff Development will deliver exceptional trainings of excellence. Trainers will have the resources they need to provide information to resource parents. Coordinators will provide support to both staff and resource families with proficiency. Curricula will be comprehensive and representative of DCS policy and the DCS practice model.
CPR/First Aid/Universal Precautions Training
* This Certification is valid for a two (2) year time period.
Resource and Adoptive Parent Training (RAPT) Information
RAPT Schedules (Click on this link to access Statewide RAPT Training Schedules).
* Registration will close three (3) Business days prior to the scheduled class starting date
Foster Parent Training College
Foster Parent Training College (Click on this link for additional information.)
*Please note that these trainings are for Foster Parents (Resource Parents) being licensed by a DCS Local Office. If you are being licensed by a LCPA ( a private Foster Care Agency), check with your agency for training opportunities.