Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe ~ Competency #4 ~
  • Monday, June 10, 2019
    • 09:00 AM to 01:00 PM


AKTC Support

Cost Range


Host and Instructor

Host: Rural AKHealth Professions Foundation/AKTraining Cooperative
Instructor: Betsy Chivers, BSW, 907-264-6233,


Contact Hours: 4.00


The Alaska Core Competencies are a set of essential skills for DSPs (direct support providers or direct support professionals) who deliver services to persons with mental health and substance use conditions, intellectual and physical disabilities, and older adults who need long-term services and support.

This training will cover Alaska Core Competency #4: Providing Services
4A - Providing Services - Implements and Coordinates the Plan of Care
4B - Providing Services - Conducts Outreach and Engagement
4C - Providing Services - Maintains Safety
4D - Providing Services - Creates a Therapeutic Learning Environment
4E - Providing Services - Provides Emotional Support
4F - Providing Services - Provides Physical Support
4G - Providing Services - Teaches and Trains
4H - Providing Services - Supports Problem Solving and Conflict Resolution
4I - Providing Services - Prevents and Intervenes in Crises
4J - Providing Services - Organizes and Conducts Group Activities
4K - Providing Services - Promotes Health and Wellness

There is a participant minimum paid registration requirement for this class. If the minimum is not met the class will be cancelled and participants will be notified. Registration closes on June 7, 2019.