Training

Required Child Outcome Summary (COS) Training Modules

This series of training modules includes detailed information about each activity in the Child Outcome Summary process.

Each training module includes a narrated presentation and PowerPoint slides. Viewers are able to pause each module to participate in the knowledge check and reflection activities. The length of each training module ranges from 30 to 60 minutes.

All EIS providers must complete COS Modules 1 through 4 and complete the quiz within the first three (3) months of providing services. All LLA Coordinators and direct service supervisory staff must complete COS Modules 1 through 6 and complete the quiz within three (3) months of contract execution.

Module 1 - Setting the Stage: Global Child Outcomes and the Summary of Functional Performance
Module 2 - Learning More about Summary Functional Performance
Module 3 - Essential Knowledge for Completing SFP and COS Rating
Module 4 - Guidance for Completing the SFP and COS Rating
Child Outcome Summary (COS) Quiz
Module 5 - Understanding Age-Expected Child Development, Trajectories and Progress
Module 6, Part 1 - Using COS Data to Inform Program Improvement at All Levels
Module 6, Part 2 - Using COS Data to Inform Program Improvement at All Levels
Child Outcome Summary (COS) Quiz

Federal Resources

Part C eligibility

Informed Clinical Opinion

Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), Part C

Early Childhood Technical Assistance Center (ECTA)

Council for Exceptional Children, Division of Early Childhood

Zero to Three

NECTAC Quality Outcome Family Measurement Results

Quality Outcome Family Measurement Results Spreadsheet