Course Description

Course Title: STRTP 12-Hour Program
Instructor: Courage Ekhaguere
Category: Initial Certification
Course #: STRTP
Price: 250.00

A group home administrator and possessing a valid group home certificate issued by the Department, is exempt from completing the forty (40) hours of Initial Certification Training Program classroom instruction and passing the written exam, as described in sections 87064.2(b)(1) and (2) below, provided the individual has completed 12 hours of Department-approved courses provided by a Department-approved vendor in the following:
* Laws, regulations, and policies and procedural standards that impact the operations of the type of facility for which the applicant will be an administrator.
* Authorization, uses, benefits, side effects, interactions, assistance with self-administration, misuse, documentation, and storage of medications, and metabolic monitoring of children prescribed psychotropic medications.
* Resident admission, retention, and assessment procedures, including the right of a foster child to have fair and equal access to all available
services, placement, care, treatment and benefits, and to not be subjected to discrimination or harassment on the basis of actual or perceived race, ethnic group identification, ancestry, national origin, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, mental or physical disability, or HIV status.
* The federal Indian Child Welfare Act (25 U.S.C. Sec. 1901 et seq.).

The course dates and times are as follows (participation in all dates is required in order to receive a certificate of completion): Sept 7-8 , 2017 from 9:00am - 3:30pm

ONLY $250 per participant. ~Includes Lunch Both Days

September 7, 2017                          

 Law and Regulation                                       3 Units      9am – 12pm

 Break 12:00pm – 12:30pm

 Federal Indian Child Welfare Act                     1 Unit       12:30 – 1:30pm

 Admission, Retention and Assessment             2 Units       1:30 – 3:30pm


September 8, 2017

Medication Management                                  3 Units      9am – 12pm

Break 12:00pm – 12:30pm

Trauma Informed Care                                    2 Units     12:30 – 2:30pm

Crisis Management Planning

Cultural Competency                                       1 Unit        2:30 – 3:30pm

For more information, call us at (909) 670-1588. 
*Class dates and times are subject to change at any time based on participant enrollment or training needs. Please call three days prior for possibe changes of training. By purchasing this course you accept terms and conditions of possible changes of class schedules.

Course Location:

McKinley Children's Center
6700 Indiana St. #280

Riverside, CA. 92506 

Group Discounts May Be Available: Call (909) 670-1588 for more information

This course has been approved by the Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division (provider # 2000242-733-2)

M-Certified via McKinley Children's Center has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET).