The Office of Exceptional Children has released an online version of the Surrogate Parent Training Program which is available to people who meet the criteria to be trained. An individual may register for the online Surrogate Parent Training on the Ohio Department of Education's website, and complete the modules and exams. Upon completion individuals and their districts receive a certificate of completion.
Link to Training Modules: http://parentsurrogate.edresourcesohio.org/
Ohio Law: http://codes.ohio.gov/orc/3323.051
Please call Erica Ballard, Administrative Assistant- (740) 888-8888 if you have questions about procedures for registering for the Surrogate Parent Training Session.