Foster Parent Training Schedule

"Education is learning what you didn't even know you didn't know" -Daniel J. Boorstin

To maintain your foster care license you must complete 60 hours of training every two years. OFY offers a variety of on-going training opportunities annually to help foster parents meet this requirement. OFY's upcoming trainings are as follows:

Foster Parent Training





Saturday, July 15, 2017

10:00 am-4:00 pm
Relax: It is Only a Crisis

Thursday, July 20, 2017

6:00 pm-9:00 pm
Effectively Working with CASA & GALs

Saturday, July 22, 2017

10:00 am-4:00 pm
Pediatric & Adult CPR/AED/First Aid

Saturday, July 29, 2017

10:00 am-4:00 pm
Staying on Your Toes-Effective Ways to Parent Children with Defiant Behaviors

Saturday, August 5, 2017

10:00 am-4:00 pm

Saturday, August 12, 2017

10:00 am-4:00 pm
Managing the Hurt: When Your Foster Child Leaves

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

6:00 pm-9:00 pm
Raising Cain and Abel





Other Training Opportunities

CCDC&FS, "The County" and North Central Ohio Regional Training Center "NCORTC" are now allowing private agency foster parents to attend their trainings.
Visit Training.html to see their training booklet, and contact Jackie to register.

You must pre-register for all training classes by calling (216) 267-7070. Training dates and times are tentative and subject to cancellation. Check back regularly for updates, or call OFY to check on last minute cancellations.

*Babysitting is not provided, and children are not permitted to attend trainings.