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Developmental Disabilities Care Certification

Certification Overview

Developmental Disabilities Care Certification is essential for Caregivers who work with consumers who have developmental disabilities. Focusing on abilities – not disabilities – and supporting the person’s independence are just two of the areas covered in this certification program.

Course Outline

Includes 12 hours of training in these topics:

  • History and Philosophy
  • Individual Support Plans (ISP)
  • Incident Reporting
  • Medication Administration
  • Ability Awareness
  • Behavioral Support
  • Health and Medical
  • Code of Ethics
  • Personal Care
  • Professional Development


Developmental Disabilities