FOSTER CARE REQUIREMENTS
The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services sets requirements for becoming a Foster/Adoptive Parent.
"Foster parents must complete First-Aid with rescue breathing and choking and CPR for infants, children, and adults prior to being the only caregiver responsible for a child in foster care. Foster parents must also maintain current First-Aid/CPR certification."
From the Steps to Become a Foster/Adoptive Parent page.
Our class meets the CPR and First Aid requirements of Texas Administrative Code §746.1315, and Rule §749.911.
This class must include live skills training! §749.987.
Your card MUST say PEDIATRIC First Aid. See below.
To meet this requirement please enroll in the Rockwall CPR course called CPR/First Aid for Infant, Child, and Adult.
Please click here to register for a class.