ProSolutions Training, a division of Care Solutions, Inc. is an approved PQAS Online Organization. As an approved PQAS Online Organization, ProSolutions Training is eligible to offer online professional development that is recognized by the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services (DHS) and the Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) as "PA Keys to Professional Development approved instruction."
Practitioners who access professional development activities provided by a PQAS approved organizations can be confident that the course meets quality standards, for content, follows adult learning principles, and is coded per the PA Core Knowledge Competencies for Early Childhood and School-Age Practitioners.
Practitioners will be able to find ProSolutions Training, a division of Care Solutions, Inc. in the PD Registry. Before registering and taking a course, please note individuals MUST FIRST be registered in the Pennsylvania Professional Development Registry in order to receive credit hours for the course. Once a course is completed, practitioners receive a certificate from ProSolutions Training and must keep the original certificate for their records. Keystone STARS will verify the certificate. The completed course may be added to the practitioners Professional Development Plan under "Courses outside of the Professional Development Registry." Please note that these courses will not be added to your transcript, but will count as PQAS hours with proof of an original certificate from the organization.
ProSolutions Training is proud to be a formal partner of the Council for Professional Recognition, a non-profit organization that administers the Child Development Associate® (CDA) CredentialTM. In July 2017, ProSolutions Training received the Council's new CDA Gold StandardSM certification in recognition of the quality of our online coursework, the support services we provide for students and our comprehensive learning management system.
ProSolutions Training CDA coursework (available in English & Spanish) may be used to meet the training requirements of the Council for Professional Recognition for the Child Development Associate® (CDA) CredentialTM. Head Start staff can use ProSolutions Training CDA and professional development coursework to meet Head Start Training requirements.
Human Services Courses
ProSolutions Training offers a number of courses approved by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) for CE credit. NASW is the largest membership organization of professional social workers in the world. NASW has approval from more than 38 state licensure boards without restriction. Providers and participants are responsible for following states' rules and regulations regarding licensure.
International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET)
ProSolutions Training has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). ProSolutions Training coursework adheres to the highest standards set by IACET. ProSolutions Training includes CEUs at no extra charge with every Professional Development Certificate.
You can locate information on your state's Professional Development Registry and Quality Rating and Improvement System at http://www.pakeys.org/.
The information supplied above for your state explains the current status of ProSolutions Training approvals in fulfilling training requirements. Please check with your state training approval entity to verify.
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