DASA Training FAQ

How do I register for the training?
You can register online. Please follow the directions found here.

How much does the training cost?
The training is $100 per person.

What are the requirements of this training?
As mandated by the New York State Education Department, this training consists of a three-hour online portion and a three-hour face-to-face portion. The online portion contains four modules. A score of 80% or better on the FINAL TEST is required to successfully complete the training. The online portion must be completed at least three days before the face-to-face session. The face-to-face portion is successfully completed through attendance and active participation.

How do I access the online portion of the training?
Once your payment has been received, you will be sent an email with instructions and an Enrollment Key for the online training, which is hosted on the Ulster BOCES Moodle.

Can I complete the online portion AFTER I attend the face-to-face training?
No, you must complete the three-hour online session at least three days before attending the face-to-face session.

How will I know when I have successfully completed the online training session?
Once you have completed all of the online Module and passed the FINAL QUIZ with a score of 80% or better, you will receive an email confirming that you have successfully completed the online portion and are ready to attend your scheduled face-to-face session.

NOTE: You are responsible for submitting the appropriate documentation for completion of this NYSED requirement to your program and NYSED. Instructions for sending documentation to NYSED are available here. We highly recommend that you also keep a copy for your records.

Will I receive proof that I have successfully completed the 6 hour training?
Upon completing the face-to-face session at Ulster BOCES, you will be given a certificate of completion form as proof of your having completed the training.

What should I bring with me to the face-to-face session?
A pen or pencil and paper. However, this is an interactive training and participants should come ready to interact.

Can I cancel my registration for a complete refund?
As long as it is at least 10 business days before your face-to-face session and you have not yet accessed the online training, you may contact scss@ulsterboces.org to request a full refund.

How do I switch to a different Ulster BOCES in-person training session date?
You may email us to request a change to your face-to-face training session. Requests must be made at least 10 business days before the date of your registered face-to-face session and are subject to the availability of open seats in the requested session.

May I take the online and face to face sessions through different providers?
No. Both the online and face-to-face training sessions must be completed through one provider.