DDSD Online Courses | Indications of Illness and Injury: Fundamentals

For Direct Support Staff and Service Coordinators


When you open up each module by clicking on the link, it will open in a new window. When you have completed each module, close that window and you will see this page again. (Do not close this page until you are ready to leave the course). When you have completed all of the modules, click on the “Certification” link at the bottom of the page. You’ll enter your unique database ID and password and certify that you have completed all of the modules. Your successful completion of the course wil then go on your transcript.

Important Note: In these modules, the “pause” button” is also the “play/resume” button. Use this button to both pause and resume the modules.

Module 1: Aspiration

Module 2: Bowel Obstruction

Module 3: Dehydration

Module 4: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

Module 5: Infection

Module 6: Seizures

Module 7: Knowing When to Act


Anthony Cahill, Ph.D.

DHPD Division Director