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

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Session ID


Chippewa County Courthouse, 711 N Bridge St, Chippewa Falls
(All Modules held in Room 302, except for Module 4B on Oct 13, which will be held in Room 3 on Lower Level)

9/15/15- 11/17/2015

WWP Chippewa 2015


Mercer Town Hall, 2657 W Railroad St, Mercer

11/10/15 -1/18/2016

This series is cancelled.

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

Separation, Placement and Permanence

Clarion, Eau Claire

November 11-13, 2015

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