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



Session ID

SpoonerSpooner DNR Center, 810 West Maple St., Spooner
1/23/16 - 5/10/16
WWP Spooner
Eau Claire
Sleep Inn & Suites Conference Center, 5872 33rd Ave., Eau Claire
02/6/2016-06/25/2016WWP EC 2016
Social Worker/Foster Parent Trainings
Location Dates Notes
Using our Trauma Lens (two locations)
Flat Creek Eatery, Hayward
Best Western Riverfront, La Crosse
Pre-Requisite: Trauma Informed Practice

Motivational Interviewing

Clarion, Eau Claire

November 18-19 AND December 8, 2015

Note:  This training is three days total

Working with Resistant Families and Empowering the Children Who Live with Them
Eau Claire
January 6
Ethical Practice: It's More Than What Happens in Your Office (eight sessions) - 4 hours each
New Richmond - 1/20

Eau Claire - 2/24

Menomonie - 2/29

Eau Claire - 3/3

Black River Falls - 4/13

Rice Lake - 4/20

Hayward - 6/8

Hayward - 6/9

This is for Child Welfare Workers and Supervisors Only!
Ongoing Case Planning - (Safety Foundation is a pre-requisite)
Eau Claire
2/8-2/9/16Foundation Menu Item
Case Practice with American Indian Tribes (2 sessions)

Madison - 2/10-2/11/16 - Comfort Suites West, 1253 John Q Hammons

Eau Claire - 3/22-3/23/16

Child Sexual Abuse: Case Planning Issues - (2 sessions)
Black River Falls - 2/22-2/23/16

Rice Lake - 3/8-3/9/16

Intra-Familial Sexual Abuse: Permanency Issues and Safe Case Closure - (2 sessions)
Black River Falls - 3/30-3/31/16

Hayward - 4/4-4/5/16

Safety in Child Protective Services
Eau Claire
4/26-4/27/16Required Foundation
Engaging to Build Trusting Relationships
Eau Claire
5/10-5/12/16 (three days)
Required Foundation
Safety Booster
Eau Claire
AccessEau Claire
6/1/16Menu Item Foundation