Required Training Modules

Delaware law and DDOE regulation require several trainings for school personnel which relate to school climate & discipline programming.  Below is a listing of the required trainings which includes information on who must complete the trainings and how often they are to be completed.  For most school employees the trainings are accessed and completed through the DDOE Professional Development Management System ( PDMS ). However, links to the trainings are provided below for school personnel, such as bus drivers, cafeteria workers and custodians, who do not have an Identity Management System (IMS) account.




Suicide Prevention Training (Contact: Jennifer Davis )

Required each year for all school employees (14 Del Code §4124).

Signs of Suicide Training Materials

Training Sign-in Document for Support Staff


Child Abuse Reporting Training (Contact: Jennifer Davis )

Required each year for all teachers (14 Del Code §4123).  Highly recommended that all school employees receive training.

Mandatory Child Abuse Reporting Training  (Select "educators" as the group code).  

Training Sign-in Document for Support Staff 

FAQs and Administrator Instructions


Restraint Reporting Training  (Contact: John Sadowski )

Required every three years for school personnel responsible for reporting incidents of student restraint to the DDOE (14 Del Admin Code 610).

Restraint Reporting Training Webinar


Teen Dating Violence Training   (Contact: John Sadowski )

Required every three years for all school administrators, nurses, and counselors who serve students in grades 7 -12 (14 Del Code 4112E).

TDV Module 1

TDV Module 2

TDV Module 3

TDV Module 4