To become a certified Direct Support Professional the candidate must:
- be 18 years old
- have a high school diploma or equivalent.
- complete the 52 Lesson online training program and mandatory “Live Sessions”
- have certification in CPR/First Aid, Mandt and Blood Borne Pathogens
The tuition cost for the DSP requirements is $125.00 must be paid prior to the start of the training program for all outside students. Assistance Plus will provide students with a calendar of scheduled training dates for this course.