Zoom Links

  • After you submit your registration you will be e-mailed a confirmation from email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • You will receive a reminder e-mail from FAKCE staff (gcccd.edu e-mail address) on the week of class containing the Zoom link
  • On the day of class you will receive a final reminder with class materials and the Zoom link again
  • If you do not receive any reminder by the day of class please be sure to check your spam/junk mail folders
  • Please check in with us by calling (800)200-1222 (leave a message if we are not available) or email us at email hidden; JavaScript is required or email hidden; JavaScript is required if no confirmation from WordPress or FAKCE is received
  • Después de someter su registraron para alguna clase se le enviara un correo electrónico por parte de email hidden; JavaScript is required confirmando su registracion
  • Recibirá un recordatorio por correo electrónico de parte de la oficina de FAKCE (correo electrónico de parte de gcccd.edu) la semana en que ocurrirá la clase conteniendo el enlace de Zoom
  • El día de la clase recibirá el ultimo recordatorio de la clase con el material de la clase y el enlace de Zoom de nuevo
  • si no recibe ningún recordatorio por favor revise su folder de “spam/junk” (correo no deseado/basura) en su cuenta de correo electrónico
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TIPS: Trauma Informed Pre-Service

TIPS is the 12 hour pre-service training program that is required prior to being approved as a Resource Parent by the County of San Diego.  The TIPS training consists of four, 3-hour training sessions or two, 6-hour training sessions which occur only on Saturdays. Below, you will be able to register for an entire class which includes all the sessions required for the 12 hour training. After you register, please make note of the Class # you registered for and print out your schedule.

** Please note that childcare is not provided or available on site. We ask that you not bring babies or children to these workshops. Thank you for your understanding. Also, registration is required. Classes may get cancelled due to low attendance. To ensure you are notified of such changes, you must register. Showing up to classes without registering is at your own discretion. **

Dates for 2020 can be found below. Use the chart below to find dates, times and locations that fit your schedule. You can sign up for all sessions by selecting the link “Sign Up Here” with the class number. Please be sure that you can attend all the session dates for that class. If you have questions or special needs, please contact us. If you need to re-schedule a class, make up a session that you have missed or need to make a specialized plan to complete the TIPS class, please call the FAKCE registration line at 1-800-200-1222 for assistance and registration.

Once you register for a TIPS session please fill out an online registration form by following the link below.

COVID-19 Update

Grossmont College
Foster, Adoptive and Kinship Care Education Program

Dear Parents & Caregivers,

An update to the Order of the San Diego Public Health Officer effective June 19,2020 continues to prohibits public or private gatherings unless otherwise specified in the Health Order. Based on this information, FAKCE will continue to only offer online Zoom classes for all of our classes and Resource Parent support groups. When the Public Health Order changes to allow in person classes, we will provide an update to our class schedule at that time. Hope you and your family and the children you care for are staying heaIthy and safe,

Sincerely, FAKCE Administration

San Diego Health Order:

https://www.sandiegocounty.gov/content/dam/sdc/hhsa/programs/phs/Epidemiology/HealthOfficerOrderCOVID19.pdf


Participants with disabilities

Participants with disabilities who may need accommodation to attend FAKCE trainings on Zoom are encouraged to contact email hidden; JavaScript is required immediately. Please note, accommodation may require 14 day advance notice.

Class #512Z (Online)
Wednesday/Monday | 6pm – 9pm
Session # 1 | Wednesday, April 27, 2022
Session # 2 | Monday, May 2, 2022
Session # 3 | Wednesday, May 4, 2022
Session # 4 | Monday, May 9, 2022
Sign Up Here
Class #513Z (Online)
Saturday | 9am-3:30pm
Session # 1 & 2 | Saturday, April 30, 2022
Session # 3 & 4 | Saturday, May 7, 2022
Sign Up Here
Class #514Z | En Español (en linea)
Martes/Jueves | 6pm – 9pm
Sesión #1| Martes, Mayo 3, 2022
Sesión #2| Jueves, Mayo 5, 2022
Sesión #3| Martes, Mayo 10, 2022
Sesión #4| Jueves, Mayo 14, 2022
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Class #515Z (Online)
Thursday/Tuesday | 6pm – 9pm
Session # 1 | Thursday, May 5, 2022
Session # 2 | Tuesday, May 10, 2022
Session # 3 | Thursday, May 12, 2022
Session # 4 | Tuesday, May 17, 2022
Sign Up Here
Class #516Z (Online)
Friday | 6pm – 9pm
Session # 1 | Friday, May 6, 2022
Session # 2 | Friday, May 13, 2022
Session # 3 | Friday, May 20, 2022
Session # 4 | Friday, May 27, 2022
Sign Up Here
Class #517Z (Online)
Wednesday/Monday | 6pm – 9pm
Session # 1 | Wednesday, May 11, 2022
Session # 2 | Monday, May 16, 2022
Session # 3 | Wednesday, May 18, 2022
Session # 4 | Monday, May 23, 2022
Sign Up Here
Class #518Z (Online)
Saturday | 9am-3:30pm
Session # 1 & 2 | Saturday, May 14, 2022
Session # 3 & 4 | Saturday, May 21, 2022
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Class #519Z (Online)
Thursday/Tuesday | 6pm – 9pm
Session # 1 | Thursday, May 19, 2022
Session # 2 | Tuesday, May 24, 2022
Session # 3 | Thursday, May 26, 2022
Session # 4 | Tuesday, May 31, 2022
Sign Up Here
Class #520Z | En Español (en linea)
Lunes/Miércoles | 6pm – 9pm
Sesión #1| Lunes, Mayo 23, 2022
Sesión #2| Miercoles, Mayo 25, 2022
Sesión #3| Miercoles, Junio 1, 2022
Sesión #4| Lunes, Junio 6, 2022
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Class #521Z (Online)
Wednesday/Monday | 6pm – 9pm
Session # 1 | Wednesday, May 25, 2022
Session # 2 | Wednesday, June 01, 2022
Session # 3 | Monday, June 6, 2022
Session # 4 | Wednesday, June 8, 2022
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Class #522Z (Online)
Saturday | 9am-3:30pm
Session # 1 & 2 | Saturday, June 04, 2022
Session # 3 & 4 | Saturday, June 11, 2022
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Class #523Z (Online)
Tuesday/ Thursday | 6pm – 9pm
Session # 1 | Tuesday, May 31, 2022
Session # 2 | Thursday, June 02, 2022
Session # 3 | Tuesday, June 07, 2022
Session # 4 | Tuesday, June 09, 2022
Sign Up Here
Class #524Z (Online)
Thursday/Tuesday | 6pm – 9pm
Session # 1 | Thursday, June 02, 2022
Session # 2 | Tuesday, June 07, 2022
Session # 3 | Tuesday, June 14, 2022
Session # 4 | Thursday, June 16, 2022
Sign Up Here
Class #525Z (Online)
Friday | 6pm – 9pm
Session # 1 | Friday, June 03, 2022
Session # 2 | Friday, June 10, 2022
Session # 3 | Friday, June 17, 2022
Session # 4 | Friday, June 24, 2022
Sign Up Here
Class #526Z | En Español (en linea)
Jueves/Martes | 6pm – 9pm
Sesión #1| Jueves, Junio 09, 2022
Sesión #2| Martes, Junio 14, 2022
Sesión #3| Jueves, Junio 16, 2022
Sesión #4| Martes, Junio 21, 2022
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Class #527Z (Online)
Saturday | 9am-3:30pm
Session # 1 & 2 | Saturday, June 11, 2022
Session # 3 & 4 | Saturday, June 18, 2022
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Class #528Z (Online)
Monday/Wednesday | 6pm – 9pm
Session # 1 | Monday, June 13, 2022
Session # 2 | Wednesday, June 15, 2022
Session # 3 | Wednesday, June 20, 2022
Session # 4 | Monday, June 22, 2022
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Class #529Z (Online)
Tuesday/ Thursday | 6pm – 9pm
Session # 1 | Tuesday, June 21, 2022
Session # 2 | Thursday, June 23, 2022
Session # 3 | Tuesday, June 28, 2022
Session # 4 | Tuesday, June 30, 2022
Sign Up Here