Foster Care Licensing for Child Welfare Professionals - Session A

Courtney Smith, MSW - Adoption and Permanency Manager, Office of Child Welfare, Florida Department of Children and Families | Kellie Sweat Darnell - Consultant, Growing Tree Solutions

August 9, 2019

Training Description

This webinar training will provide a comprehensive overview of the new Levels of Licensure that went into effect July 1, 2018 and its impact on the Child Welfare system. The presenters will provide details on the Levels of Licensure and highlight Florida's new Level I-Child Specific licensure type. The Level I-Child Specific licensure type was developed to support Florida's new Guardianship Assistance Program (GAP). This training will include a review of the requirements for each Level of Licensure will be provided as well as information related to the Level I non-safety waivable requirements.