A Learning Program for NYC Child Welfare Professionals
This virtual course consists of a combination of eLearning module and virtual synchronous sessions. Learners first complete a 30-minute eLearning module introducing them to the standardized processes of assessing for the safety and risk of children. Learners then participate in a 3-hour, Instructor-led virtual session where they will build on the eLearning concepts by engaging in real-work conversations and activities involving the definitions and processes of safety and risk. The course culminates with a skill application component where learners get a hands-on opportunity to apply the assessment processes to a real-life scenario.
This course is designed for direct service staff and supervisors in Child Protection, Prevention, and Foster Care.
There are no prerequisites required to take this course.
Once enrolled in the course, learners will complete:
Completion of all components is necessary to receive a Certificate of Completion.
The New York City Administration for Children’s Services is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0402. This course is 3.0 contact hours/0.3 CEUs. CEU credit is contingent upon completion of all course components.