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 

Orange Grove Adult School

4640 Orange Grove Ave, Sacramento, CA 95841
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 11/02/2019 - 11/16/2019
11/17/2019 - 11/17/2019
Sa,Su
Sunday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:30pm
Hatten, Lori Jean Registration Opens:
09/23/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 09/07/2019 - 09/21/2019
09/22/2019 - 09/22/2019
Sa,Su
Sunday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:30pm
Hatten, Lori Jean Registration Opens:
07/29/2019

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 11/04/2019 - 12/09/2019
12/16/2019 - 12/16/2019
Monday
Monday
08:30am - 03:00pm
08:30am - 02:00pm
Stallworth, Anthony Registration Opens:
09/25/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 09/19/2019 - 10/15/2019
10/17/2019 - 10/17/2019
Tu,Th
Thursday
05:30pm - 09:30pm
05:30pm - 08:30pm
Stallworth, Anthony Registration Opens:
08/10/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 07/15/2019 - 08/19/2019
08/26/2019 - 08/26/2019
Monday
Monday
08:30am - 03:00pm
08:30am - 02:00pm
Stallworth, Anthony Registration Opens:
06/05/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 07/09/2019 - 08/01/2019
08/08/2019 - 08/08/2019
Tu,Th
Thursday
05:30pm - 09:30pm
05:30pm - 08:30pm
Stallworth, Anthony Registration Opens:
05/30/2019

Farm Advisors Office/Agriculture

890 N. Bush St, Ukiah, CA 95482
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 10/21/2019 - 10/29/2019
10/30/2019 - 10/30/2019
Mon-Wed
Wednesday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:30pm
Arnold, Donna Registration Opens:
09/11/2019

Studio GCD

2811 Bechelli Lane, Redding, CA 96002
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 01/05/2020 - 01/13/2020
01/19/2020 - 01/19/2020
Su,Mo
Sunday
08:00am - 04:30pm
08:00am - 11:00am
Campbell, Jennifer Registration Opens:
11/26/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 11/03/2019 - 11/11/2019
11/17/2019 - 11/17/2019
Su,Mo
Sunday
08:00am - 04:30pm
08:00am - 11:00am
Campbell, Jennifer Registration Opens:
09/24/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 09/08/2019 - 09/16/2019
09/22/2019 - 09/22/2019
Su,Mo
Sunday
08:00am - 04:30pm
08:00am - 11:00am
Campbell, Jennifer Registration Opens:
07/30/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 07/07/2019 - 07/15/2019
07/21/2019 - 07/21/2019
Su,Mo
Sunday
08:00am - 04:30pm
08:00am - 11:00am
Campbell, Jennifer Registration Opens:
05/28/2019

CRY-ROP

1214 Indiana Court, Redlands, CA 92375
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 10/30/2019 - 12/04/2019
12/11/2019 - 12/11/2019
Wednesday
Wednesday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:30pm
Stallworth, Anthony Registration Opens:
09/20/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 07/10/2019 - 08/07/2019
08/14/2019 - 08/14/2019
Wednesday
Wednesday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:30pm
Stallworth, Anthony Registration Opens:
05/31/2019

ResCare Rancho Cucamonga

10221 Trademark St. Suite C, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 07/09/2019 - 07/24/2019
07/25/2019 - 07/25/2019
Tu,We,Th
Thursday
09:30am - 01:30pm
09:30am - 12:30pm
Menjivar, Victor Registration Opens:
05/30/2019

Hampton Inn

520 Adobe Road, Red Bluff, CA 96080
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 10/06/2019 - 10/14/2019
10/20/2019 - 10/20/2019
Su,Mo
Sunday
08:00am - 04:30pm
08:00am - 11:00am
Campbell, Jennifer Registration Opens:
08/27/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 08/19/2019 - 08/26/2019 Mo,Tu,Th,Fr 08:30am - 04:00pm Parker, Jean Registration Opens:
07/10/2019

RCRC Eureka

525 2nd St, Eureka, CA 95501
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 09/25/2019 - 10/30/2019
10/31/2019 - 10/31/2019
We,Th
Thursday
09:30am - 12:30pm
09:30am - 11:30am
Foos, Janet Registration Opens:
08/16/2019

Orange Health Pavilion - Kaiser

200 N. Lewis , Orange , CA 92868
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 10/26/2019 - 11/23/2019
12/07/2019 - 12/07/2019
Saturday
Saturday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:30pm
Vargo, Vicki Registration Opens:
09/16/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 09/07/2019 - 10/05/2019
10/12/2019 - 10/12/2019
Saturday
Saturday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:30pm
Vargo, Vicki Registration Opens:
07/29/2019

Fairview Development Center

2501 Harbor Blvd. (Admin bldg. - Basement Rm 108), Costa Mesa, CA 92626
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 06/24/2019 - 06/24/2019 Monday 09:30am - 12:30pm Wilson, Renee Register
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 07/22/2019 - 07/22/2019 Monday 09:30am - 12:30pm Wilson, Renee Registration Opens:
06/12/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 07/18/2019 - 07/30/2019
07/31/2019 - 07/31/2019
Tu,We,Th
Wednesday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:30pm
Wilson, Renee Registration Opens:
06/08/2019

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 08/16/2019 - 08/22/2019 Fr,Mo,Tu,We,Th 08:00am - 03:30pm Shannon, Evelyn Registration Opens:
07/07/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 07/12/2019 - 07/18/2019 Fr,Mo,Tu,We,Th 08:00am - 03:30pm Shannon, Evelyn Registration Opens:
06/02/2019

Chico ROP Adult Center

2491 Carmichael Dr Ste 200, Chico, CA 95928
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 07/15/2019 - 07/19/2019 Mon-Fri 08:30am - 04:00pm Parker, Jean Registration Opens:
06/05/2019

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 07/22/2019 - 07/31/2019
08/02/2019 - 08/02/2019
Mo,We,Fr
Friday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:30pm
Bush, Sean Registration Opens:
06/12/2019

San Diego County Office of Education

6401 Linda Vista Road, San Diego, CA 92111
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 09/14/2019 - 10/19/2019
10/26/2019 - 10/26/2019
Saturday
Saturday
08:00am - 02:30pm
08:00am - 01:30pm
Harper, Claudia Registration Opens:
08/05/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 11/25/2019 - 12/17/2019
12/18/2019 - 12/18/2019
Mon-Wed
Wednesday
05:00pm - 08:00pm
05:00pm - 07:00pm
Harper, Claudia Registration Opens:
10/16/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 07/08/2019 - 07/30/2019
07/31/2019 - 07/31/2019
Mon-Wed
Wednesday
05:00pm - 08:00pm
05:00pm - 07:00pm
Harper, Claudia Registration Opens:
05/29/2019
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 06/24/2019 - 06/24/2019 Monday 05:00pm - 08:00pm Harper, Claudia Register

Careplus Adult Day Program

4182 Redwood Highway, San Rafael, CA 94903
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 11/16/2019 - 11/24/2019
11/30/2019 - 11/30/2019
Sa,Su
Saturday
08:00am - 04:30pm
05:00pm - 08:00pm
Faryna, Ellen Registration Opens:
10/07/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 07/20/2019 - 07/28/2019
08/03/2019 - 08/03/2019
Sa,Su
Saturday
08:00am - 04:30pm
05:00pm - 08:00pm
Faryna, Ellen Registration Opens:
06/10/2019

Positive Purpose

3101 N Sillect Ave #109, Bakersfield, CA 93308
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 12/09/2019 - 12/13/2019 Mon-Fri 08:00am - 03:30pm Galicia, Rudolpho Registration Opens:
10/30/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 11/18/2019 - 11/22/2019 Mon-Fri 08:00am - 03:30pm Gage, Lisa J Registration Opens:
10/09/2019
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 10/18/2019 - 10/18/2019 Friday 09:00am - 12:00pm Gage, Lisa J Registration Opens:
09/08/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 10/07/2019 - 10/11/2019 Mon-Fri 09:00am - 04:30pm Prince, Tamerla Registration Opens:
08/28/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 09/23/2019 - 09/27/2019 Mon-Fri 08:00am - 03:30pm Gage, Lisa J Registration Opens:
08/14/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 08/26/2019 - 08/30/2019 Mon-Fri 09:00am - 04:30pm Prince, Tamerla Registration Opens:
07/17/2019
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 07/26/2019 - 07/26/2019 Friday 09:00am - 12:00pm Prince, Tamerla Registration Opens:
06/16/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 07/22/2019 - 07/26/2019 Mon-Fri 08:00am - 03:30pm Galicia, Rudolpho Registration Opens:
06/12/2019

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 03/14/2020 - 03/22/2020
03/28/2020 - 03/28/2020
Sa,Su
Saturday
08:00am - 04:30pm
05:00pm - 08:00pm
Hill, Abraham Registration Opens:
02/03/2020
DSP Year 1 Training 01/11/2020 - 01/19/2020
01/25/2020 - 01/25/2020
Sa,Su
Saturday
08:00am - 04:30pm
05:00pm - 08:00pm
Hill, Abraham Registration Opens:
12/02/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 10/05/2019 - 10/13/2019
10/19/2019 - 10/19/2019
Sa,Su
Saturday
08:00am - 04:30pm
05:00pm - 08:00pm
Hill, Abraham Registration Opens:
08/26/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 09/07/2019 - 09/15/2019
09/21/2019 - 09/21/2019
Sa,Su
Saturday
08:00am - 04:30pm
05:00pm - 08:00pm
Hill, Abraham Registration Opens:
07/29/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 08/03/2019 - 08/11/2019
08/17/2019 - 08/17/2019
Sa,Su
Saturday
08:00am - 04:30pm
05:00pm - 08:00pm
Hill, Abraham Registration Opens:
06/24/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 07/06/2019 - 07/14/2019
07/20/2019 - 07/20/2019
Sa,Su
Saturday
08:00am - 04:30pm
05:00pm - 08:00pm
Hill, Abraham Registration Opens:
05/27/2019
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 06/22/2019 - 06/22/2019 Saturday 05:00pm - 08:00pm 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 12/04/2019 - 12/04/2019 Wednesday 09:00am - 12:00pm Christovale, Cindy Registration Opens:
10/25/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 03/06/2020 - 03/14/2020
03/16/2020 - 03/16/2020
Fr,Sa
Monday
08:00am - 04:30pm
08:00am - 11:00am
Christovale, Cindy Registration Opens:
01/26/2020
DSP Year 1 Training 02/07/2020 - 02/15/2020
02/17/2020 - 02/17/2020
Fr,Sa
Monday
08:00am - 04:30pm
08:00am - 11:00am
Christovale, Cindy Registration Opens:
12/29/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 01/03/2020 - 01/11/2020
01/13/2020 - 01/13/2020
Fr,Sa
Monday
08:00am - 04:30pm
08:00am - 11:00am
Christovale, Cindy Registration Opens:
11/24/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 12/06/2019 - 12/14/2019
12/16/2019 - 12/16/2019
Fr,Sa
Monday
08:00am - 04:30pm
08:00am - 11:00am
Christovale, Cindy Registration Opens:
10/27/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 11/01/2019 - 11/09/2019
11/11/2019 - 11/11/2019
Fr,Sa
Monday
08:00am - 04:30pm
08:00am - 11:00am
Christovale, Cindy Registration Opens:
09/22/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 10/04/2019 - 10/12/2019
10/14/2019 - 10/14/2019
Fr,Sa
Monday
08:00am - 04:30pm
08:00am - 11:00am
Christovale, Cindy Registration Opens:
08/25/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 09/06/2019 - 09/14/2019
09/16/2019 - 09/16/2019
Fr,Sa
Monday
08:00am - 04:30pm
08:00am - 11:00am
Christovale, Cindy Registration Opens:
07/28/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 08/02/2019 - 08/10/2019
08/12/2019 - 08/12/2019
Fr,Sa
Monday
08:00am - 04:30pm
08:00am - 11:00am
Christovale, Cindy Registration Opens:
06/23/2019

St Rose Hospital (Sherman Balch Pavilion Room A/B)

27190 Calaroga Avenue, Hayward, CA 94545
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 07/01/2019 - 07/06/2019
07/08/2019 - 07/08/2019
Mo,Tu,Fr,Sa
Monday
08:00am - 04:30pm
05:00pm - 08:00pm
Christovale, Cindy Registration Opens:
05/22/2019

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 12/02/2019 - 12/10/2019 Mon-Fri 09:00am - 02:30pm Curtin, Nicholas Registration Opens:
10/23/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 10/14/2019 - 10/22/2019 Mon-Fri 09:00am - 02:30pm Curtin, Nicholas Registration Opens:
09/04/2019

San Joaquin Office of Education 2922 Transworld

2922 Transworld Drive, Stockton, CA 95206
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 08/12/2019 - 08/20/2019 Mon-Fri 09:00am - 02:30pm Campbell, Marica Registration Opens:
07/03/2019
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 06/12/2019 - 06/12/2019 Wednesday 09:00am - 12:00pm Curtin, Nicholas Register

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 Training 11/04/2019 - 11/21/2019
11/25/2019 - 11/25/2019
Mon-Thu
Monday
06:00pm - 09:00pm
06:00pm - 08:00pm
German, Lydia Registration Opens:
09/25/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 10/10/2019 - 10/29/2019
10/30/2019 - 10/30/2019
Th,Mo,Tu,We
Wednesday
06:00pm - 09:00pm
06:00pm - 08:00pm
German, Lydia Registration Opens:
08/31/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 08/12/2019 - 08/28/2019
08/29/2019 - 08/29/2019
Mon-Thu
Thursday
06:00pm - 09:00pm
06:00pm - 08:00pm
German, Lydia Registration Opens:
07/03/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 10/15/2019 - 10/31/2019
11/01/2019 - 11/01/2019
Tue-Fri
Friday
10:00am - 01:00pm
10:00am - 12:00pm
Martinez, Ismael Registration Opens:
09/05/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 07/09/2019 - 07/25/2019
07/26/2019 - 07/26/2019
Tue-Fri
Friday
10:00am - 01:00pm
10:00am - 12:00pm
Martinez, Ismael Registration Opens:
05/30/2019

Porterville

26501 Avenue 140, Porterville, CA 93258
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 03/03/2020 - 03/03/2020 Tuesday 09:00am - 12:00pm Lewis, Kathy Registration Opens:
01/23/2020
DSP Year 1 Training 02/24/2020 - 02/28/2020 Mon-Fri 09:00am - 04:30pm Lewis, Kathy Registration Opens:
01/15/2020
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 01/07/2020 - 01/07/2020 Tuesday 09:00am - 12:00pm Lewis, Kathy Registration Opens:
11/28/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 11/18/2019 - 11/22/2019 Mon-Fri 09:00am - 04:30pm Lewis, Kathy Registration Opens:
10/09/2019
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 11/05/2019 - 11/05/2019 Tuesday 09:00am - 12:00pm Lewis, Kathy Registration Opens:
09/26/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 09/23/2019 - 09/27/2019 Mon-Fri 09:00am - 04:30pm Lewis, Kathy Registration Opens:
08/14/2019
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 09/04/2019 - 09/04/2019 Wednesday 09:00am - 12:00pm Lewis, Kathy Registration Opens:
07/26/2019
DSP Year 1 Training 07/22/2019 - 07/26/2019 Mon-Fri 09:00am - 04:30pm Lewis, Kathy Registration Opens:
06/12/2019
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 07/09/2019 - 07/09/2019 Tuesday 09:00am - 12:00pm Lewis, Kathy Registration Opens:
05/30/2019

RCRC Ukiah

367 N. State St. Ste 103, Ukiah, CA 95482
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Challenge Test 06/24/2019 - 06/24/2019 Monday 08:30am - 12:30pm Arnold, Donna Register

Atascadero Tri-Counties Regional Center

7305 Morro Road Suite 101, Atascadero, CA 93422
 
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Type Meeting Dates Meeting Days Meeting Time Trainer
DSP Year 1 Training 06/20/2019 - 06/27/2019
06/28/2019 - 06/28/2019
Th,Fr,Mo,Tu
Friday
09:00am - 03:30pm
09:00am - 02:00pm
Nelson, Terri Register