Online Training for Child Foster Care 

Viewing these online trainings will count toward annual required training hours. To get credit for these trainings, you must fill out a Self Study questionnaire for each training.

Fill out self-study questionnaire here.


Children’s Mental Health: ADHD 

Presented by MN Department of Human Services

1 hour

Caring for the Infant Experiencing Withdrawal  

Presented by Becky Baker MSN, RNC and Megan Main BSN, RNC

2 hours

Children’s Mental Health: Anxiety

Anxiety symptoms, treatment and interventions

1 hour

Children’s Mental Health: Depression

Depression symptoms, treatment and interventions

1 hour

Mandated Reporter Training

This training is designed to help you understand the mandated reporter laws and requirements, including the actions you need to take if you know or suspect a child is being maltreated.

Interactive multimedia training courses for adoptive, kinship, and foster parents.  Anoka County has a limited number of free credits for Anoka County Child Foster Providers. Please contact Heather Lance if you would like to register for a class using these credits.


The Foster Care Institute Trainings

Empowering foster parents, schools, teachers, and child advocates to help and care for children in need!

Cenpatico University, Foster Care EDU

A comprehensive educational training initiative offered as a community service that targets all stakeholders of the foster care system. These online trainings are offered free of charge, are interactive and facilitated trainings using a 'conference to you' approach. These trainings are hosted live by national experts and other trainers.