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

Location (mapdocument)


Session ID


Burnett County DHS


Burnett County


Spooner DNR, 810 West Maple Street, Spooner



Iron River

Iron River Community Center, 8275 East Mill St.


Iron River


Oneida County UW Extension - 3375 Airport Road #10, Lower Level Conf. Room



Ethics and Boundaries

Ethical Practice and Technology: Is There an App for That? (six sessions)

May 8, 2014 - Rice Lake (FULL)

June 11, 2014 - Ashland

June 12, 2014 - Ashland

July 16, 2014 - Black River Falls

July 17, 2014 - Black River Falls

Must be Child Welfare or Juvenile Justice Staff to Attend

Social Worker/Foster Parent Trainings
Location Dates Notes

Team-Based Practice

Sleep Innlink, Eau Claire

April 29-May 1, 2014 (three days)

Menu Item Foundation

Engaging to Build Trusting Relationships

Clarionlink, Eau Claire (formerly Holiday Inn Campus

May 13-15, 2014

Required Foundation

Access Foundation

Sleep Innlink, Eau Claire

June 18, 2014

Menu Item Foundation

Effects of Maltreatment

Sleep Innlink, Eau Claire

July 9-10, 2014

Menu Item Foundation

Prescription Drug Abuse & Addiction (3 sessions)

Comfort Suiteslink-Black River Falls (7/23/14)

Flat Creek Eaterylink Hayward (8/13/14)

Sleep Innlink, Eau Claire (8/14/14)



Trauma Informed Practice (4 sessions)

Flat Creek Eaterylink, Hayward (8/6-8/7)

Econolodgelink, Menomonie (9/23-9/24)

Comfort Suiteslink, Black River Falls (10/14-10/15)

Clarionlink, Eau Claire (10/29-10/30)



Initial Assessment

Clarionlink, Eau Claire (formerly Holiday Inn Campus)

September 16-18, 2014

Menu Item Foundation

Safety in Child Protective Services

Sleep Innlink, Eau Claire

October 7-8, 2014

Required Foundation

Separation, Placement and Permanence

Clarionlink, Eau Claire

November 12-14, 2014

Menu Item Foundation

University of Wisconsin-River Falls
410 S. 3rd Street, River Falls WI 54022 USA
Campus Information 715-425-3911