Staff responsible for designing behavior programs and for related training and implementation at the direct support level, i.e., Psychologists, training coordinators, QIDPs, agency directors, social workers, RNs and other professional level staff.

Register here using the online registration form

Note:  do not use the same email address for multiple registrants

  • 10/1/15, Alton - CANCELLED
    • Location and Parking:  Challenge Unlimited, Inc., Video Conference Room, #4 Emmie L. Kaus Lane Alton, Illinois 62002.  Note: enter through the front door and use the phone to dial 1016 or 1012 to be let in the door.  Parking lot around building.
  • 10/1/15, Carterville - CANCELLED
  • 10/1/15, Chicago - CANCELLED
    • Location and Parking:  Clinton Building, Office of the Inspector General (OIG) Office, 5th Floor Video Conference Room, 401 South Clinton, Chicago, IL 60607. Parking and Public Transportation
  • 10/1/15, Springfield - CANCELLED
    • Location and Parking:  Southern Illinois University Telehealth, Video Conference Room 1252, 913 North Rutledge (South entrance), Springfield, IL 62702.  Parking on street or must display a one-day temporary parking permit in SIU lots. Purchase $1 temporary permit at the SIU Security Building, 801 North Rutledge.
Objectives This course illustrates the need for staff training in the basic principles and techniques of positive behavioral support. It introduces methods and materials that can be used to build staff competencies in this area.  Participants will be taught:
  • the principles of positive behavioral supports
  • the purpose of a functional assessment
  • the components of a good behavior plan and the basic principles of learning and behavior
  • how to apply the principles of positive behavioral supports in the development of behavioral plans
Credits (CEs)

1 day (6-hour course)

Continuing Education Credits are being offered for all professional licenses for which the Division of Developmental Disabilities is certified by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation to sponsor Continuing Education hours.

QIDPs may also apply this training toward the 12 hours annual continuing education credits requirement.

Presenter Division of Developmental Disabilities, Geunyeong Pyo, Ph.D.
  • Upon completion and receipt of the class registration form for a training event or CBL, it will be entered into the DHS OneNet Learning Module system. 
  • You will receive a registration confirmation at least two days in advance of the class to the email address listed on the online DD OneNet Learning Module Training Registration Form.
Cancel Your
To cancel your registration, please email the Bureau of Quality Management at or (217) 782-9438.
Training Canceled
or Rescheduled
  • The Bureau of Quality Management will notify you by email listed on the online DD OneNet Learning Module Training Event Registration Form at least 24 hours prior to the event.
  • Upon completion of a training event or CBL your transcript will be emailed to the address listed on the online DD OneNet Learning Module Training Event Registration Form within 14 working days. 
  • To request a transcript report of DDD classes or CBLs you have completed, please contact the Bureau of Quality Management at or (217) 782-9438.