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Upcoming Training at MCS

Manatee Children's Services supports professional growth by orientating employees to the agency and providing ongoing training opportunities. Such training opportunities are designed to enhance the knowledge base, skills, and abilities of all personnel. Personnel from all divisions and levels are required to receive orientation training and training specific to his/her position contributing to possibilities of job advancement, increased job performances, and fulfillment of continuing education requirements.


MCS provides trainings to community professionals, including DCF staff, law enforcement, school personnel, physicians/medical personnel and GALS, on the identification or determination of abuse or neglect. Training includes public and media presentations on child abuse as well as specific training designed to develop and maintain the professional skills and abilities of those handling child abuse, abandonment and neglect cases.

Click the link to view our Upcoming Community Training Schedule.