In order to register for training sessions, please click on the button below to go to the Wisconsin Child Welfare Professional Development System (WCWPDS) website to access PDS Online. Once you reach the WCWPDS website, you will click on the "PDS Online Go" button in order to login and register for foundation and special skills/topics training sessions.  Once you reach the PDS Online system, you will be able to search training sessions  by title or by Partnership. Complete instructions for logging in and registering for training sessions are available on the WCWPDS website via the address below.


Foster Parent Foundation Series

Location (mapdocument)


Session ID


Sleep Inn & Suites - 5872 33rd Ave, Eau Claire

9/4/14 -

Chippewa 2014

La Crosse

La Crosse County DHS, 300 4th St North, La Crosse

9/6/14 - 11/1/14

La Crosse


Barron County DHS, 335 E Monroe Ave, Rm 338, Barron
Please note:  October 2nd (Module 2) will be held in Rm 110A/B; all other modules will be in Auditorium

9/30/14 -


Social Worker/Foster Parent Trainings
Location Dates Notes

Trauma Informed Practice (2 sessions)

Comfort Suiteslink, Black River Falls (10/14-10/15)

Clarionlink, Eau Claire (10/29-10/30)



Safety in Child Protective Services

Sleep Innlink, Eau Claire

October 7-8, 2014

Required Foundation

When Domestic Violence and Child Maltreatment Intersect

Sleep Innlink, Eau Claire

November 5-6, 2014


Separation, Placement and Permanence

Clarionlink, Eau Claire

November 12-14, 2014

Menu Item Foundation

Implementing Shared Parenting

Sleep Innlink, Eau Claire

December 9, 2014


Courtroom Preparation and Presentation (2 sessions)

Sleep Innlink, Eau Claire (December 11, 2014)

Turtlebacklink, Rice Lake (January 6, 2015)



Safety Overview for Non-CPS Staff

Sleep Innlink, Eau Claire

December 15, 2014

For Non-CPS staff