Certified Correctional Personnel Dementia Trainer CCPDT

Steps to becoming a CCPDT:

Step 1: Your organization contacts NCCDP to arrange a group training of the educators providing education to the Correctional Personnel. Please contact 1.973.729.6601 or email nccdpcorporate@nccdp.org

Step 2: Once your organization has arranged for training, a copy of this application will be sent to you for completion. You are welcome to download the application

Step 3: Attend the one day live in person CCPDT. In the class, you will receive a Correctional Personnel Dementia curriculum PowerPoint presentation on Memory Stick, Instructor Manual, Master Student Handout Notebook, Textbooks (environment, activities, diagnosis, and communication) video on Sexuality on a memory stick, pretest, posttest and certification as a CCPDT. You are then authorized as a CCPDT to provide the CPDT Correctional Personnel Dementia Training curriculum. 

Step 4: Upon the Correctional Personnel completing the CPDC curriculum, they can then submit the CCP-DT application.

bullet Actively employed and in good standing at a correctional facility.
bullet Minimum one- year experience presenting courses, seminars or staff in-services.
bullet Minimum of 1- year full time paid experience in a correctional facility.

Please contact NCCDP for a private in house group training rate.

Every two years. You will receive a reminder email and a reminder card that is mailed to you.

Renewal fee:

Application Form