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FOSTER & KINSHIP CARE


Specialized Trainings

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Pre-Service Certification Trainings

  • W Rate: This training is for parents that take care of a teen parent and their non-dependent children.
  • Specialized Care Increment Training (SCI): Formally known as D-Rate and F-Rate, is for Resource Parents who care for medically challenged foster children and/or behaviorally challenged foster children.

Resource Family Approval Program Training

The RFA Program Training is a 12-hour Pre-Approval training and 8-hour Pre-Placement training offered to individuals that want to become Resource Parents with Los Angeles County.

If you want to become a Resource Parent (Foster/Relative/Adoptive) you must register and attend an orientation where you will receive information on how to register for the RFA Program Training. To register for an orientation please call 1 (888) 811-1121.

Certificación en el Entrenamiento Inicial

  • Tarifa W (W Rate): Este entrenamiento es ofrecido para personas que cuidan de adolescentes que ya son padres/madres.
  • Incremento de Atención Especializada: Conocido formalmente como Tarifa-D y Tarifa-F, es para padres de recursos que cuidan niños adoptivos con problemas médicos y/o niños adoptivos con problemas conductuales.

Entrenamiento de Programa de Aprobación para Familias de Recursos (RFA en inglés)

El Entrenamiento del Programa RFA es un entrenamiento de 12-horas Pre-Aprobación y 8-horas Pre-Colocación ofrecido a personas que quieren ser padres de recursos por medio del Condado de Los Angeles. Si quiere ser un Padre de Recursos (Crianza/Pariente/Adoptivo) usted debe registrarse y atender una orientación donde recibirá información en cómo registrarse para la clase de RFA. Por favor llame al 1 (888) 811-1121.

Schedule of Trainings

Trainings in English:
October Training Schedule

Entrenamientos en Español:
Horario de Entrenamiento de Octubre

Contact Us

Office Hours and Location

In-Person:
Mondays to Fridays: 8:00AM - 4:30PM
Saturdays to Sundays: Closed

Online:
Mondays to Fridays: 8:00AM - 4:30PM
Saturdays to Sundays: Closed

Student Services Building, 3rd Floor

Contact

Alvaro Aguila, Program Director
Email: aguilaam2@lacitycollege.edu

Sergio Garcia, Program Facilitator/Assistant:
Email: garcias@lacitycollege.edu

E-mail: LACC-FosterCare@lacitycollege.edu

Phone: (323) 953-4000 ext. 2335