Year 1 Training

The Direct Support Professional (DSP) training is 70 hours of training which is designed to be completed over a two-year period, 35 hours in each year. In Year 1, you will learn about:

  • The California developmental disabilities service system 
  • The Individual Program Plan 
  • Maintaining the best possible health 
  • Environmental safety 
  • Dental health 
  • Medication management 

Morro Bay @ Options

800 Quintana Road #2C , Morro Bay, CA 93442
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 04/20/2018 - 04/26/2018
04/27/2018 - 04/27/2018
Fr,Mo,Tu,We,Th
Friday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:00pm
Nelson, Terri Registration Opens:
03/11/2018

Santa Fe Springs/Mercedes Diaz Homes

12540 E. Slauson Ave. Unit J, Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 05/14/2018 - 05/22/2018
05/23/2018 - 05/23/2018
Mon-Fri
Wednesday
03:30pm - 08:00pm
03:30pm - 07:00pm
Aguirre, Dolores A. Registration Opens:
04/04/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 03/19/2018 - 03/27/2018
03/28/2018 - 03/28/2018
Mon-Fri
Wednesday
09:30am - 02:00pm
09:30am - 01:00pm
Aguirre, Dolores A. Registration Opens:
02/07/2018

Bellflower @ Ninos Latinos Unidos

9246 Alondra Blvd, Bellflower, CA 90706
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 05/03/2018 - 06/07/2018
06/08/2018 - 06/08/2018
Th,Fr
Friday
01:00pm - 04:00pm
01:00pm - 03:00pm
Lucas, Kathleen Registration Opens:
03/24/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 03/01/2018 - 04/12/2018
04/13/2018 - 04/13/2018
Th,Fr
Friday
09:30am - 12:30pm
09:30am - 11:30am
Lucas, Kathleen Register

CRY-ROP

1214 Indiana Court, Redlands, CA 92375
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 05/14/2018 - 05/18/2018 Mon-Fri 09:00am - 04:30pm Carr, Erica Registration Opens:
04/04/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 04/02/2018 - 05/02/2018 Mo,We 09:30am - 01:00pm Cochran, Theresa Registration Opens:
02/21/2018

San Gabriel /Pomona Regional Center

75 Rancho Camino Drive, Pomona, CA 91766
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 04/20/2018 - 05/18/2018
05/25/2018 - 05/25/2018
Friday
Friday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:30pm
Kirkpatrick, Renee Registration Opens:
03/11/2018

LA @ Ideal Program Services

3970 W. Martin Luther King Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90008
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 06/05/2018 - 06/19/2018
06/21/2018 - 06/21/2018
Tu,Th
Thursday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:00pm
Smith Black, TaWanna Registration Opens:
04/26/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 02/27/2018 - 03/13/2018
03/20/2018 - 03/20/2018
Tu,Th
Tuesday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:00pm
Smith Black, TaWanna Register

LA @ Elwyn California

4808 Baldwin Ave. Suite 201, Temple City, CA 91780
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 04/30/2018 - 05/04/2018 Mon-Fri 09:00am - 04:30pm Aguirre, Dolores A. Registration Opens:
03/21/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 04/02/2018 - 04/06/2018 Mon-Fri 09:00am - 04:30pm Aguirre, Dolores A. Registration Opens:
02/21/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 03/05/2018 - 03/09/2018 Mon-Fri 09:00am - 04:30pm Aguirre, Dolores A. Registration Opens:
01/24/2018

San Jose @ Green Oaks Development Center

645 Giguere Court, San Jose, CA 95133
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 04/16/2018 - 04/20/2018 Mon-Fri 02:15pm - 09:15pm Rivera-Vallestero, Jamie Registration Opens:
03/07/2018

Gateway of Monterey

850 Congress Avenue, Pacific Grove, CA 93950
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 03/06/2018 - 03/12/2018
03/13/2018 - 03/13/2018
Tu,We,Th,Fr,Mo
Tuesday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:00pm
Nelson, Terri Registration Opens:
01/25/2018

Fairview Development Center

2501 Harbor Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 06/05/2018 - 06/13/2018
06/14/2018 - 06/14/2018
Tu,We,Th
Thursday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:30pm
Kirkpatrick, Renee Registration Opens:
04/26/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 04/10/2018 - 04/18/2018
04/19/2018 - 04/19/2018
Tu,We,Th
Thursday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:30pm
Kirkpatrick, Renee Registration Opens:
03/01/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 02/27/2018 - 03/07/2018
03/08/2018 - 03/08/2018
Tu,We,Th
Thursday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:30pm
Kirkpatrick, Renee Register

Aptos @ S.H. Morgan Inc

34 Seascape Village, # 34 (park in upper rear lot), Aptos, CA 95003
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 02/06/2018 - 02/12/2018
02/13/2018 - 02/13/2018
Tu,We,Th,Fr,Mo
Tuesday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:00pm
Nelson, Terri Register

Moose Lodge

337 Nebraska st, Vallejo, CA 94590
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 04/03/2018 - 04/11/2018
04/12/2018 - 04/12/2018
Tu,We,Th
Thursday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:30pm
Bush, Sean Registration Opens:
02/22/2018

Long Beach @ Ambitions

850 Long Beach Blvd, Long Beach,, CA 90813
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 05/16/2018 - 06/27/2018 Wednesday 09:00am - 02:00pm Bass, Jeannine Registration Opens:
04/06/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 03/14/2018 - 04/25/2018 Wednesday 09:00am - 02:00pm Bass, Jeannine Registration Opens:
02/02/2018

L.A. @ Hendrick House

1610 W. 27th St, Los Angeles, CA 90007
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 05/14/2018 - 06/18/2018
06/25/2018 - 06/25/2018
Monday
Monday
09:00am - 03:00pm
09:00am - 02:00pm
Bass, Jeannine Registration Opens:
04/04/2018

Granada Hills @ Rinaldi Adult Center

17450 Rinaldi St., Granada Hills, CA 91344
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 04/05/2018 - 04/19/2018
04/20/2018 - 04/20/2018
Th,Fr
Friday
09:00am - 03:00pm
09:00am - 02:00pm
Bass, Jeannine Registration Opens:
02/24/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 05/14/2018 - 05/29/2018
06/04/2018 - 06/04/2018
Mo,Tu
Monday
09:00am - 03:00pm
09:00am - 02:00pm
Norris, Renee Registration Opens:
04/04/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 02/20/2018 - 03/06/2018
03/12/2018 - 03/12/2018
Mo,Tu
Monday
09:00am - 03:00pm
09:00am - 02:00pm
Norris, Renee Register

Pasadena @ Villa Esperanza Services

2116 East Villa St, Pasadena, CA 91107
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 04/28/2018 - 06/02/2018
06/09/2018 - 06/09/2018
Saturday
Saturday
09:00am - 03:00pm
09:00am - 02:00pm
Bass, Jeannine Registration Opens:
03/19/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 03/03/2018 - 03/31/2018
04/07/2018 - 04/07/2018
Saturday
Saturday
09:00am - 03:00pm
09:00am - 02:00pm
Bass, Jeannine Register

Palmdale @ Chimbole Cultural Center

38350 Sierra Highway, Palmdale, CA 93550
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 05/09/2018 - 06/13/2018
06/20/2018 - 06/20/2018
Wednesday
Wednesday
12:00pm - 06:00pm
12:00pm - 05:00pm
Norris, Renee Registration Opens:
03/30/2018

Gardena @ Aacres

19300 South Hamilton Ave Suite 130, Gardena, CA 90248
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 04/03/2018 - 04/17/2018
04/19/2018 - 04/19/2018
Tu,Th
Thursday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:00pm
Smith Black, TaWanna Registration Opens:
02/22/2018

Monterey Park @ Merci School

525 N. Chandler Ave, Monterey Park, CA 91754
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 05/05/2018 - 06/09/2018
06/16/2018 - 06/16/2018
Saturday
Saturday
09:00am - 03:00pm
09:00am - 02:00pm
Green, Shakoya Registration Opens:
03/26/2018

Glendale @ Alicia Care Center

1823 Vassar Ave, Glendale, CA 91204
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 03/17/2018 - 04/14/2018
04/21/2018 - 04/21/2018
Saturday
Saturday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:00pm
Hawthorne, Kendra Registration Opens:
02/05/2018

Torrance @ CA MENTOR

4236 Artesia Blvd, Torrance, CA 90504
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 03/10/2018 - 04/14/2018
04/21/2018 - 04/21/2018
Saturday
Saturday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:00pm
Martin, Latiesha Registration Opens:
01/29/2018

Inglewood @ Healthier Choice

693 S. La Brea Ave, Inglewood, CA 90301
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 03/03/2018 - 03/31/2018
04/07/2018 - 04/07/2018
Saturday
Saturday
09:00am - 03:00pm
09:00am - 02:00pm
Shepherd, Ayana Register

Sails Group

1025 Service Place #103, Vista, CA 92084
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 02/03/2018 - 03/03/2018
03/10/2018 - 03/10/2018
Saturday
Saturday
08:30am - 03:00pm
08:30am - 02:00pm
DeBell, Paula Register

Contra Costa Co Office of Education-Pleasant Hill

77 Santa Barbara Road, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 05/29/2018 - 05/29/2018 Tuesday 08:00am - 12:00pm Owens, Kim Registration Opens:
04/19/2018
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 02/07/2018 - 02/07/2018 Wednesday 08:00am - 12:00pm Owens, Kim Register
DSP Year 1 Training 06/18/2018 - 06/25/2018 Mon-Thu 08:00am - 03:30pm Warn, Dora Registration Opens:
05/09/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 04/23/2018 - 04/27/2018 Mon-Fri 08:00am - 03:30pm Warn, Dora Registration Opens:
03/14/2018

Studio GCD

2811 Bechelli Lane, Redding, CA 96002
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 02/26/2018 - 02/26/2018 Tuesday 10:00am - 04:00pm Parker, Jean Register

Infant Jesus Church Syro-Malabar Catholic Church

6200 McMahon Drive, Sacramento, CA 95824
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 05/29/2018 - 05/31/2018
06/01/2018 - 06/01/2018
06/04/2018 - 06/04/2018
06/05/2018 - 06/05/2018
Tu,We,Th
Friday
Monday
Tuesday
08:00am - 02:30pm
08:00am - 02:30pm
08:00am - 02:30pm
08:00am - 01:30pm
Shannon, Evelyn Registration Opens:
04/19/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 05/01/2018 - 05/01/2018
04/24/2018 - 04/30/2018
Tuesday
Tu,We,Th,Fr,Mo
08:00am - 01:30pm
08:00am - 02:30pm
Shannon, Evelyn Registration Opens:
03/15/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 03/01/2018 - 03/07/2018
03/08/2018 - 03/08/2018
Mon-Fri
Thursday
08:00am - 02:30pm
08:00am - 01:30pm
Shannon, Evelyn Register

Bakersfield

2727 F. Street, Bakersfield, CA 93301
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 05/07/2018 - 05/11/2018 Mon-Fri 09:00am - 04:30pm Galicia, Rudolpho Registration Opens:
03/28/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 04/09/2018 - 04/13/2018 Mon-Fri 09:00am - 04:30pm Galicia, Rudolpho Registration Opens:
02/28/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 02/26/2018 - 03/02/2018 Mon-Fri 09:00am - 04:30pm Prince, Tamerla Register

Escondido Adult School

220 West Crest Street , Escondido, CA 92025
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 02/27/2018 - 04/10/2018
04/12/2018 - 04/12/2018
Tu,Th
Thursday
11:30am - 02:30pm
11:30am - 01:30pm
Cochran, Theresa Register

Noah Homes

12526 Campo Road, Spring Valley, CA 91935
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 02/27/2018 - 04/03/2018
04/05/2018 - 04/05/2018
Tu,Th
Thursday
10:00am - 01:00pm
10:00am - 12:00pm
DeBell, Paula Register

Fremont

5019 Stevenson Blvd, Fremont, CA 94538
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 06/08/2018 - 06/08/2018 Friday 10:00am - 01:00pm Rivera, Gina Registration Opens:
04/29/2018
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 02/09/2018 - 02/09/2018 Friday 10:00am - 01:00pm Rivera, Gina Register
DSP Year 1 Training 04/10/2018 - 04/19/2018
04/20/2018 - 04/20/2018
Tu,We,Th,Fr,Mo
Friday
10:00am - 02:30pm
10:00am - 01:30pm
Rivera, Gina Registration Opens:
03/01/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 01/29/2018 - 02/07/2018
02/08/2018 - 02/08/2018
Mon-Fri
Thursday
10:00am - 02:30pm
10:00am - 01:30pm
Rivera, Gina Registration Closed

Oxnard Tri Counties Regional Center

2401 E. Gonzales Rd. #100, Oxnard, CA 93036
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 02/20/2018 - 02/26/2018
02/27/2018 - 02/27/2018
Tu,We,Th,Fr,Mo
Tuesday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:00pm
Nelson, Terri Register

Enriching Lives Foster Agency

325 Second Street, Eureka, CA 95501
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 04/16/2018 - 05/21/2018
05/22/2018 - 05/22/2018
Mo,Tu
Tuesday
09:30am - 12:30pm
09:30am - 11:30am
Foos, Janet Registration Opens:
03/07/2018

Fresno

1318 E. Shaw Ave Suite 400, Fresno, CA 93710
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 06/04/2018 - 06/04/2018 Monday 10:00am - 01:00pm German, Lydia Registration Opens:
04/25/2018
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 04/23/2018 - 04/23/2018 Monday 10:00am - 01:00pm German, Lydia Registration Opens:
03/14/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 05/07/2018 - 05/23/2018
05/24/2018 - 05/24/2018
Mon-Thu
Thursday
06:00pm - 09:00pm
06:00pm - 08:00pm
Garibay, Fidel Registration Opens:
03/28/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 04/03/2018 - 04/19/2018
04/20/2018 - 04/20/2018
Tue-Fri
Friday
10:00am - 01:00pm
10:00am - 12:00pm
Martinez, Ismael Registration Opens:
02/22/2018

School of Career Education

2100 E. Alessandro Blvd., Riverside, CA 92508
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 04/03/2018 - 04/26/2018
05/01/2018 - 05/01/2018
Tu,Th
Tuesday
05:30pm - 09:30pm
05:30pm - 08:30pm
Stallworth, Anthony Registration Opens:
02/22/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 03/12/2018 - 04/09/2018
04/16/2018 - 04/16/2018
Monday
Monday
08:30am - 03:00pm
08:30am - 02:00pm
Stallworth, Anthony Registration Opens:
01/31/2018

San Joaquin Office of Education-Stockton

2707 Transworld Drive, Stockton, CA 95206
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 06/04/2018 - 06/12/2018 Mon-Fri 09:00am - 02:30pm Curtin, Nicholas Registration Opens:
04/25/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 04/09/2018 - 04/18/2018 Mon-Fri 09:00am - 02:30pm Curtin, Nicholas Registration Opens:
02/28/2018

ResCare Pomona Valley

270 E. Bonita Ave, Pomona, CA 91767
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 03/12/2018 - 04/09/2018
04/16/2018 - 04/16/2018
Monday
Monday
09:30am - 04:00pm
09:30am - 03:00pm
Valenzuela, Jacqueline Registration Opens:
01/31/2018

Sonoma COE

5340 Skylane Blvd, Santa Rosa, CA 95403
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 04/24/2018 - 05/29/2018
05/31/2018 - 05/31/2018
Tu,Th
Thursday
06:00pm - 09:00pm
06:00pm - 08:00pm
Aloe, Shayne Registration Opens:
03/15/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 03/08/2018 - 03/08/2018
01/30/2018 - 03/06/2018
Thursday
Tu,Th
10:00am - 12:00pm
10:00am - 01:00pm
Aloe, Shayne Registration Closed

North Coast Opportunities

413 N. State Street, Ukiah, CA 95482
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 02/28/2018 - 03/08/2018
03/09/2018 - 03/09/2018
We,Th,Fr
Friday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:30pm
Arnold, Donna Register

Marysville One Stop

1114 Yuba St, Marysville, CA 95901
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 04/24/2018 - 05/02/2018
05/03/2018 - 05/03/2018
Tu,We,Th
Thursday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:30pm
Parker, Jean Registration Opens:
03/15/2018

Alta CA Regional Center

2241 Harvard, Suite 100, Sacramento, CA 95815
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 02/09/2018 - 02/09/2018 Friday 12:00pm - 04:00pm Shannon, Evelyn Register

Eden Area ROP -South SF

3500 Callan Blvd., South San Francisco, CA 94080-5118
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 05/05/2018 - 05/13/2018 Sa,Su 08:00am - 05:15pm Hill, Abraham Registration Opens:
03/26/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 04/07/2018 - 04/15/2018 Sa,Su 08:00am - 05:15pm Hill, Abraham Registration Opens:
02/26/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 02/03/2018 - 02/11/2018 Sa,Su 08:00am - 05:15pm Hill, Abraham Register

Eden Area ROP -Hayward Center

26316 Hesperian Blvd., Hayward, CA 94545
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 04/04/2018 - 04/04/2018 Wednesday 09:00am - 12:00pm Christovale, Cindy Registration Opens:
02/23/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 06/01/2018 - 06/09/2018 Fr,Sa 08:00am - 05:15pm Christovale, Cindy Registration Opens:
04/22/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 05/04/2018 - 05/12/2018 Fr,Sa 08:00am - 05:15pm Christovale, Cindy Registration Opens:
03/25/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 04/06/2018 - 04/14/2018 Fr,Sa 08:00am - 05:15pm Christovale, Cindy Registration Opens:
02/25/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 03/02/2018 - 03/10/2018 Fr,Sa 08:00am - 05:15pm Christovale, Cindy Register

Porterville

26501 Avenue 140, Porterville, CA 93258
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 05/22/2018 - 05/22/2018 Tuesday 09:00am - 12:00pm Lewis, Kathy Registration Opens:
04/12/2018
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 02/20/2018 - 02/20/2018 Tuesday 09:00am - 12:00pm Lewis, Kathy Register
DSP Year 1 Training 06/11/2018 - 06/15/2018 Mon-Fri 09:00am - 04:30pm Lewis, Kathy Registration Opens:
05/02/2018
DSP Year 1 Training 04/16/2018 - 04/20/2018 Mon-Fri 09:00am - 04:30pm Lewis, Kathy Registration Opens:
03/07/2018