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  • Reasonable and Prudent Parent Standards and Youth Rights and Responsibilities Training
    Effective October 1, 2015, The Child Welfare and Child Support: The Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Family Act (P.L 113-183) will be enforced. (To read more, click the Normalcy and Youth Rights button to the left.) OPM Training Department will be providing training opportunities for CPA and CCI staff regarding the implementation of this new policy. This two-hour workshop supports the dissemination of information on the federal and state law requiring implementation of the reasonable and prudent parenting standards and youth rights. It introduces participants to the supporting child welfare policy, key definitions, implementation expectations and resources to gain a more in-depth understanding of the topics. Webinar and classroom trainings will be offered for the month of September and October 2015 for staff. Please select ONE session to attend.

    Classroom Sessions Webinar Sessions
    9/17/2015 - Atlanta, Ga 9/16/2015
    9/30/2015- Macon, Ga 9/29/2015
    10/8/2015- Cleveland, Ga 10/7/2015
    10/16/2015- Savannah, Ga 10/27/2015

  • RBWO Foundations Classroom Registration
  • The classroom component of RBWO Foundations is a one-week in-class session for only existing providers with staff in the roles of CSS, CSW and HSP. Register by clicking on a link below; you will receive an immediate confirmation email. If you sign up for a training and cannot attend, you are required to contact the OPM Training Department to cancel your registration. To cancel or to make changes to your registration please contact the Training Department at - spaces are limited and your cooperation is essential.

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  • RBWO E-Learning / Field Practice Registration Form
    The E-Learning/Field Practice component is completely individual. You may fill out the registration form at any time by clicking here. Your registration confirmation and materials will be sent to you by the Office of Provider Management. Participants are allowed 90 calendar days in which to complete this component which consists of 120 hours of material.
  • RBWO Foundations Q&A
    A Questions and Answers webinar/teleconference on RBWO Foundations was held on October 16, 2013. A general overview of the RBWO Foundations Standards Guide was covered, followed by open Q & A. If you missed the webinar, click here to watch the archived recording. If you have any questions, please email

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