Paraprofessional Training

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Paraprofessional Training Plan 2022-2023

This plan will address training for:

  • Newly hired paraprofessional who need Fundamental Course of Study (FCS) training
  • Paraprofessionals (who are not new hires) who need to complete Fundamental Course of Study (FCS) training

Upcoming Events

All events are at Capital Region ESD 113

View the full schedule of events here

Date Time FCS
October 5 6-8pm FCS11 Communication Basics (2)
October 12 9-Noon
FCS05 District Roles and Responsibilities (3)
FCS10 Safe, Positive Learning Environment (3)
October 19 9-11am
FCS07 Behavior Management (2)
FCS04 Data Collection and Use (1)
FCS11 Communication Basics (2)
FCS12 Communication Challenges (1)
October 26 9-Noon
FCS06 Equity (3)
FCS08 Child and Adolescent Development (2), 1-3
FCS04 Data Collection and Use, 3-4

Cancellation Policy

Full refund if:

  • ESD 113 cancels the course/workshop.
  • Participant cancels more than 5 business days before the class starts.

Partial refund if:

  • Participants withdraw within five business days before the start of the event. Participant will receive a refund of the class fee minus a $15 service charge.

No refund if:

  • Participant withdraws the first day of the class or later.

The enrollment software (pdEnroller) issues a refund when enrollment is cancelled. If you are not able to self-cancel from the class, contact the registrar or Tiffany Harmon, 360-464-6700.

Clock Hours

Teachers in Washington may earn clock hours for approved classes and workshops. Clock hours for Fundamental Course of Study training are provided at no cost to paraprofessionals by OSPI. Teachers log into their accounts to print proof-of-clock-hour forms and official transcripts. Capital Region ESD 113 is an approved clock hour provider. Agencies may apply to offer clock hours through us. Read more about the clock hour application process.


For pricing and custom training options, please contact Dr. Jenny Parker at [email protected].

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