Independent Provider Training 2017
Please check back at the end of December for a 2018 class schedule.
Ample notice will be provided of any date change. Classes must have at least five registered or the class will be postponed to the next time offered. You will be notified by e-mail of any class changes. All training sessions are held at the MCBDD Board Office at 4791 Woodridge Drive, Austintown, Ohio 44515.
Online Training Options for Providers
Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities
DODD now offers the initial eight-hour provider training online for FREE.
Ohio Association of County Boards (OACB)
Ohio Alliance of Direct Support Professionals (OADSP)
Classes are offered throughout the state.
Closest regional location is the Akron area.
Their online classes do not include the 8 hour initial or renewal courses.
NEON – Northeast Ohio Network
CPR / AED / First Aid Options
YMCA, American Red Cross, American Heart Association, Mahoning County Career and Technical Center, NEON
Note that even if training is offered on-line you must test out in-person for CPR.