Child welfare professionals should continue to register for Training Academy courses using the DHS TrainLink system (search for courses using Class Schedule). A new registration system will launch in early 2022.

Child Welfare Foundation Training (referred to as Foundations or CWFT) is offered for new child protection workers and is scheduled through your supervisor. If you have questions about Foundations Training contact us at

Training Catalog

Learn more about many of the courses that are taught by the Training Academy.

Trainer Profiles

Meet the trainers who deliver our courses to child welfare professionals across Minnesota.

Training Calendar

We've created a public calendar to show many of the trainings that are currently scheduled.