Online Courses for Foster, Adoptive, Birth, and Kinship Parents

Foster Parent College offers online training for foster, adoptive, birth, and kinship parents.

About Foster Parent College (FPC)

Foster Parent College (FPC) The Internet has made it possible to offer interactive website, training whic is affordable and accessible 24 hours a day, seven days a week. In many cases FPC courses can be taken to satisfy training requirements and are accepted by many state agencies. Parents can enroll and complete a course in a single session, and receive a certificate of in-service training.

FPC courses are designed by nationally recognized experts in parenting, pediatrics, psychology, psychiatry, and education. Training is offered for as little as $8 per course. Parents need a personal computer (with sound), and Internet access.

FPC offer two types of in-service courses:

Self-Paced Courses provide



  • Visual instruction.
  • Printable handouts.
  • Question & Answers.
  • Instant Feedback.


Advanced Parenting Workshops offer



  • Extended in-depth three-week courses.
  • 24/7 access for participants for the duration of the course.
  • Community discussion board to interact with the group.
  • Tested problem solving approaches.
Some of the courses offered include:

Parenting Strategies:


  • Children With Autism
  • House Safety
  • Relationships: Strengthening Communications
  • Working with Schools
  • Kinship Care
  • A Three Part Positive Parenting Course.


Dealing with Behavior

  • Anger
  • Sexualized Behaviors
  • Self Harm
  • Lying
  • Stealing
  • Sleep Problems
  • Eating Disorders


...And so many more! Be sure to visit and consider taking any of these online courses.


No comments: