DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL TRAINING FOR ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS

DCP 101 (ESL)
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Direct Support Professional Training for English Language Learners
DCP 101-ESL
February - April 2019  Click here for Course Flyer
Daytime Classes
3 Days / Week
Call us or visit our office to sign up for an information session! (718) 552-1140

Prepare for a rewarding career working with individuals with developmental disabilities! The Direct Support Professional training is a free 9-week program designed to provide English Language Learners with the knowledge, practical skills, certifications, and English language skills required to be a competent Direct Support Professional.

Training Offerings

  • Introduction to Developmental Disabilities
  • Working with Families & Support Systems
  • Ethics and Professional Standards
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Strategies for Crisis Intervention
    & Prevention (SCIP), Medication Administra-tion (AMAP), Fire Safety,
    and Promoting Positive Relationships certifications
Eligibility Requirements
  • High intermediate/advanced English skills (speaking, reading and writing)
  • High School Diploma / Equivalency
  • Driving Permit or License
  • Eligible to work in the U.S.
  • Experience or desire to be employed in health field
  • Available to begin work after program completion

Directions to NYC College of Technology Adult Learning Center

Train:
C, F, R toJay Street/Metrotech
2, 3, 4, 5 to Borough Hall
Bus:
B26, B37, B38, B41, B51, B52, B54, B61, B67, B75.

Address:
NYC College of Technology Adult Learning Center
Division of Continuing Education
25 Chapel Street, 4th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201