Providers and county boards have access to a variety of training opportunities.
Data Warehouse Training
Hands-on training on reporting tools and information available through the DODD Data Warehouse
Provider Billing Training
Training for waiver providers focusing on billing processes for the Individual Options, Level 1, and SELF waivers
Support Broker Training
For new assessors completing Individual Assessment Forms (IAFs) for non-state run Intermediate Care Facilities for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities (ICF-IID)
This fulfills one of the training and certification requirements needed to provide services – paid or unpaid – outlined in the Support Brokerage rule (OAC 5123:2-9-47)
For new users of the Ohio Eligibility Determination Instrument (OEDI) or Children’s Ohio Eligibility Determination Instrument (COEDI)
MUI- Civil and Criminal Investigations
An introductory class for those new to conducting Major Unusual Incident (MUI) investigations, especially County Board Investigative Agents and provider agency staff investigators
This training conducted by DODD's Office of Provider Standards and Review is open only to county board and COG employees responsible for conducting compliance reviews. Space is limited.
Training and Certification for Direct Support Professionals
DODD partners with the Ohio Alliance of Direct Support Professionals (OADSP) to make low cost training available for providers and provider agencies. OADSP offers basic and advanced certification programs, as well as online courses and seminars.
The Academy for Direct Support Professionals is a collaboration of service providers, advocates, and County Boards of Developmental Disabilities in Southwest Ohio. Its mission is to enhance the skills and knowledge of those who support individuals with disabilities through quality training and educational opportunities.
Based in Canton, Ohio, CeuCertificates.com
offers online training courses for agency and individual providers that meet DODD provider training requirements. An affiliate of Adult Day Support provider Beyond our Boundaries(Canton, Ohio), the website provides training for new providers as well as annual renewal training for current providers.