Training is a valuable tool to maintain or improve a Foster Parent(s)’s skills, knowledge and ability to better respond to a child/ youth’s needs. As outlined by Children Services, once the Core Training modules have been completed, all Foster Parents are required to attend a minimum amount of supplementary training, either 9 or 12 hours annually, dependent on the classification of the Foster Parents.
The following are two online resources that a Foster Parent can access to complete hours towards their required supplemental training:
Please discuss your training plans with your FCSW to ensure reimbursement from your annual training allowance.
Criminal Record Check Resources: