Direct Support Professional
Gain knowledge of the rights and responsibilities of individuals with disabilities, the techniques used to work with families and support networks, and the issues surrounding inclusion. You will also learn best practices in documentation, functional assessments, positive behavior support methods and effective communication skills.
Paying for the Program
There are many options available for tuition savings. Contact the Admissions or Financial Aid office for more information.
You may qualify to earn a Career Pathway Certificate at no cost if you meet all eligibility requirements.
Estimated annual salary for Direct Support Professional graduates represents median annual wage from EMSI's Analyst, Career Coach and Institutional Research data.
Mental Health/Disability Services of East Central Region
Funds are available through the Mental Health/Disability Services of East Central Region by request for providers to use for training stipends for employees who complete the DSP certificate. This project is offered in part through the support of the Mental Health/Disability Services of East Central Region. For more information, please visit www.ecriowa.org.
CNA Coordinator Assistant/Health Program Developer
- Email: email@example.com
- Phone: 844.642.2338, ext. 1425
- Location: Calmar