Solano Course Catalog

Solano County Foster Care Training Course Catalog

Courses are sorted by Category:

To register for a course, choose a Category and Course Title, then click on the Register link at the end of the row to connect to a sponsoring agency’s website or registration staff person for more information.

Administrative & Organizational

Includes trainings that cover practices for administrative and organizational staff and employees.

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Arts & Activities

Trainings offered cover the importance of art and activities for youth as well as how to design engaging and therapeutic activities.

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Behavioral Interventions

These trainings address the importance of using behavioral modification techniques such as positive reinforcement to help a child change their behaviors to those that are more conducive to healthy relationships with adults and peers.

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Child Development

Trainings include topics such as an overview of the stages of child development to the importance of understanding a child’s actual age versus their developmental age, and why that distinction is important in caring for children.

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Resource Family Approval (Series of 3 Classes)

Series of 3 Classes Deciding to become a foster, kin, and or adoptive parent is a big step. Understanding the components of foster care, kin and adoption is crucial to understanding if this is a right path for you. The Treatment Foster Care Training Series will help participants understand what fostering and adopting is all about. This process furnishes you with information about the youth who come into the foster care system. The classes also boost your knowledge and confidence to meet the challenge of taking youth into your home and to be sure you are ready to follow through on the commitment. Discussion series include: the role of Community […]

1/20/2018 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Fairfield 0 Aldea Children & Family Services

Resource Family Approval (Series of 3 Classes)

Series of 3 Classes Deciding to become a foster, kin, and or adoptive parent is a big step. Understanding the components of foster care, kin and adoption is crucial to understanding if this is a right path for you. The Treatment Foster Care Training Series will help participants understand what fostering and adopting is all about. This process furnishes you with information about the youth who come into the foster care system. The classes also boost your knowledge and confidence to meet the challenge of taking youth into your home and to be sure you are ready to follow through on the commitment. Discussion series include: the role of Community […]

1/27/2018 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Fairfield 0 Aldea Children & Family Services

Family Issues

Topics include how to locate potential permanent family members (Family Finding) as well as how to engage and include family members in a child’s life.

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RFA Training Session 1

This is a 3 session course. This class will cover the basics of foster care including all the programs within foster care available for youth entering the system, including a discussion on understanding the quality of services and standards that FFA’s hold to benefit youth in care. RP’s will gain insight into what is expected to become a RP.

1/20/2018 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Fairfield Aldea Children & Family Services

RFA Training Session 2

This is a 3 session course. This class will cover the basics of foster care including all the programs within foster care available for youth entering the system, including a discussion on understanding the quality of services and standards that FFA’s hold to benefit youth in care. RP’s will gain insight into what is expected to become a RP.

1/27/2018 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Fairfield Aldea Children & Family Services

RFA Training Session 3

This is a 3 session course. This class will cover the basics of foster care including all the programs within foster care available for youth entering the system, including a discussion on understanding the quality of services and standards that FFA’s hold to benefit youth in care. RP’s will gain insight into what is expected to become a RP.

2/3/2018 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Fairfield Aldea Children & Family Services

Health & Safety

Includes trainings on best practices for insuring children are healthy, safe and receiving the medical care they need.

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Other

These trainings include topics that are not listed in any other categories.

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Pre-Service Training for Resource Parents

This presentation is designed to prepare resource families to work with youth in the foster care system. Participants will receive a better understanding of the foster care system structure and explore how to provide a well-planned, safe, and secure environment designed to meet children’s individual and unique needs, and how to create an environment that promotes children’s social emotional, cognitive, and physical development. Participants will review the County’s Core Competencies Title 22 (CCL) Regulations, Child Growth and Development, Child Abuse Reporting, Medication Guidelines, Discipline, Cultural Diversity Working with Biological Families and meeting client’s educational needs. Objectives: Participant will identify and review key elements of successful foster parenting. Participants will reflect […]

1/20/2018 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Vallejo Alternative Family Services (AFS)

Trauma Impact

These trainings address the impact that trauma has had on the lives of children in our care and how we can help them begin to heal from the trauma they’ve experienced.

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