Program Course Check List – Comprehensive (PDF)
Following Provisional Certification, which occurs in Module 6: Putting It All Together, Foster Care and Adoption specialists are considered Provisionally Certified and eligible to carry a partial caseload (50%).
Training coordinators will enroll specialists into their Post CORE Required Levels, which are required to be completed prior to the specialists being considered fully Certified (100% caseload).
CW 1007: Foster Care and Adoption New Specialist Training
CW 1070: Records Check
CW 1017: Assessment Training
CW 1077: Assessing and Addressing Concerns in Resource Homes
CW 1057: Bridge Guiding Principles
CW 1024: Domestic Violence
CW 1009: Behavioral Health and Substance Abuse. This is a two part course and the online portion of this course is required to be completed prior to being enrolled into the classroom.
CW 1002: Introduction to Childhood Sexual Abuse
CW1100: Early Childhood Development
Level 1 Post Core Learning
Introduction to Child Sexual Abuse
Introduction to working with children who have been sexually abused.
Foster Care and Adoption New Specialist Training
This training is an overview of the foster care and adoption process.
Seminar: Behavioral Health & Substance Abuse
The Oklahoma Child Welfare Behavioral Health: Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders training provides information about mental health and substance use disorders and supports the practice of skills that are helpful in working with families.
This training is intended to explore the impact of domestic violence on families who are involved with the Child Welfare system.
Bridge Guiding Principles
Guiding Principles for Oklahoma Bridge Resource Families is the 9-session, 27-hour trauma-informed training curriculum for Oklahoma pre-service kinship, foster, and adoptive parents.
Records Check Training
This training is an overview of the background search and assessment process for resource staff.
Assessing and Addressing Concerns in Resource Homes
In this course the specialist will learn about assessing safety in resource homes, as it relates to identifying concerns that can lead to Maltreatment In Care (MIC).
Early Childhood Development in Child Welfare
Early Childhood Development in Child Welfare teaches typical childhood development and how to identify signs of atypical development. It addresses the importance of early relationships and early environments. The importance of attachment and attachment styles are taught as well as the impact trauma, grief and loss have on development.