Alaska Core Competency Training

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Online Training

The Alaska Core Competencies are a set of essential skills for 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.

Each of the 10 competencies focuses on specific skill areas:

Working with others, Assessing strengths and needs, Planning services, Providing services, Linking to resources, Advocating, Individualizing care, Documenting, Behaving professionally and ethically, and Developing professionally.

Click here for more detail on each competency  

August Series 

Cost: $10 per training 

Competency  Day, Date, Time  For More Information and to Register 
Competency 1      Tuesday, August 18  9am – 1pm 
Competency 2     Wed, August 19  9am – 1pm 
Competency 3, 5, 6   Thursday, August 20  9am – 1pm  
Competency 4     Tuesday, August 25  9am – 1pm 
Competency 7, 8  Wed, August 26 9am – 1pm 
Competency 9, 10  Thursday, August 27
9am – 1pm  

Training Materials: Training materials are located on the CHD/AKTC e-Learning Portal. Please see the registration page for more information.

Next Alaska Core Competency Series scheduled for November. Please see the AKTC online catalog for updated information,

Contact: For questions about this training please contact Tom McRoberts, 907-264-6251, . For assistance with registration, please contact AKTC Support, 907-264-6244,