STRTP Administrator 40 Hour ICTP January 2018
January 20, 2018 @ 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
This STRTP ICTP is a 40-hour instruction program that is required by persons who wish to become certified STRTP Administrators for the first time , and also for Group Home Administrators who received their Group Home Administrator Certification after January 1, 2017.
This course is a legislatively mandated program designed and intended to upgrade the knowledge and education levels of persons wishing to become administrators of STRTP’s through a certification process. This training program has been developed to meet the California Department of Social Services requirements for STRTP administrators per the STRTP Core of Knowledge(COK) guidelines, STRTP Interim Licensing Standards and CCL Title 22, Division 6, Chapter 1, General Licensing Regulations, and Administrator Certification Health & Safety Code 1522.41 for Group Home and STRTP.
You must complete all 40 hours (5 days) in the same course offering, i.e. same month, to receive a certificate of completion.
***NOTE: Early bird price is $600 which needs at least a 14 day advance purchase. Normal price is $700. Listed PRICE covers 40 hours/5 days
STRTP ICTP Approved Vendor Number: 2000087-733-1
Some Important Definitions:
STRTP: Short-Term Residential Therapeutic Program”, means a residential facility operated by a public agency or private organization and licensed by the California Department of Social Services pursuant to Section 1562.01 that provides an integrated program of specialized and intensive care and supervision, services and supports, treatment, and short-term 24-hour care and supervision to children. The care and supervision provided by a short-term residential therapeutic program shall be non-medical, except as otherwise permitted by law. Private short-term residential therapeutic programs shall be organized and operated on a nonprofit basis
ILS: The Short-Term Residential Therapeutic Program “Interim Licensing Standards” (ILS) constitute the written instructions authorized by Assembly Bill 403 (Chapter 773, Statutes of 2015) and Assembly Bill 1997 (Chapter 612, Statutes of 2016) for the California Department of Social Services to implement the Continuum of Care Reform Provisions that govern Short-Term Residential Treatment Programs on and after January 1, 2017. STRTP ILS
Interim Licensing Standards are a set of rules that are issued by the California Department of Social Services Department as an operational tool to implement a law that was recently passed. These Standards will be replaced with Title 22 regulation once written and approved.
STRTP ICTP: STRTP, Initial Certification Training Program
The Course contents are as outlined below:
- Saturday, 1/20/2018 @ 9 am to 6 pm
Laws, Regulations, Policies & Procedural Standards Performance, Well-Being & Education
- Sunday, 1/21/2018 @ 9 am to 6 pm
Admission, Assessment, Retention , Non-Discrimination, Cultural Competency, Federal Indian Child Welfare Act, ICWA
- Friday. 1/26/2018 @ 9 am to 6 pm
Business Operations & Management. Supervision & Training of Staff.
- Saturday, 1/27/2018 @ 9 am to 6 pm
Safety of Foster Youth, Non-Violent Emergency Intervention & Reporting, Community Support Services
- Sunday, 1/28/2018 @ 9 am to 6 pm
Medications/Psychotropic Medications, Physical and Psycho-social Needs
Here is a great resource page to educate yourself on key STRTP topics before coming to training.