Foster Parent College
self-paced training available 24/7, with effective classes on key topics. Most courses include: • video segments • informative handouts • interactive exercises • an interactive questionnaire • a printable summary
Foster Care Academy
“The Foster Care Academy provides accessible, affordable, and transformational online training for foster parents to help meet licensing requirements and empower them to better care for the children they have taken into their home.”
Foster Care and Adoptive Community
Offers over 150 courses with new topics added continuously. Complete training hours from the comfort of your home. Courses are developed by professionals with extensive experience, and most hold a Masters or Ph.D. Certificates are immediately generated with the passing of course test. Certificates may be emailed or downloaded directly to your computer and printed out. Certificates contain your name, course title, hours credited, and date.
The Center for Adoption Support and Education
Online webinars and other resources covering a range of topics for the foster care and adoption community.
Foster Care Institute by Dr. John DeGarmo
Foster parent training includes webinars and other resources covering a range of topics for the foster care and adoption community. Dr. John DeGarmo, leading foster care expert, shares some of his own experience, as well as tips and strategies, designed to help you become a stronger foster parent.