Statewide Partnerships

The Central California Training Academy is an integral part of the California Department of Social Services' network of Regional Training sites.  As an affiliate University with historical partnerships with the California Social Work Education Center (CalSWEC), the Central California Training Academy is linked with California's other regional academies to provide statewide continuity and training support. Assurance of  "State-wideness" is facilitated by CCTA participation in each of the CalSWEC Development Team projects, including:

  • California Statewide Training and Evaluation Committee (STEC)
  • Mentoring**
  • Mentoring Evaluation**
  • California CWS Redesign
  • New Employee Common Core Training Project**
  • Child Welfare Supervisor Common Core Training
  • Child Welfare Manager Core Training
  • Outcome Based Management using CWS/CMS**
  • CWS/CMS and Core Curriculum Integration**
  • Macro Evaluation
  • AB636 Outcome and Accountability
  • Peer Quality Case Review (PQCR)**

(**Indicates that the Central California Training Academy has lead responsibility).

Academy Support

  • California Department of Social Services
  • California Social Work Education Center (CalSWEC)
  • California State University, Bakersfield
  • California State University, Fresno
  • California State University, Stanislaus
  • Fresno County Department of Children and Family Services
  • Kings County Human Services Agency
  • Kern County Department of Human Services
  • Madera County Department of Social Services
  • Mariposa County Human Services Department
  • Merced County Human Services Agency
  • San Luis Obispo County Department of Social Services
  • County of Santa Barbara Department of Social Services
  • Stanislaus County Community Services Agency
  • Tulare County Health and Human Services Agency
  • Ventura County Public Social Services Agency