Direct Support Professional Training and Assessment Program
What: Direct Support Professional Training and Assessment Program (DSP TAP) led by the Institute on Human Development and Disability (IHDD/UCEDD) at the University of Georgia.
Who: This online credentialing option is open to learners who are already employed by support providers, those in self-direction, or those who are interested in working with adults with I/DD.
How: Learners must complete self-paced online competency-based training (approximately 50 hours) and take an exam that will be proctored remotely online.
When: Learners can enroll in courses through the College of Direct Support in January 2024. Classes start in February and will end in May. The exam will be offered in Fall 2024. A second cohort will start in August 2024 with the exam offered in January 2025.
Direct Support Professional Training and Assessment Program presentation given on Friday, November 3, 2023 Link and QR Code: