Professional Development and Training Division

Professional Development and Training Division

The mission of the Professional Development and Training Division (PDTD) is to provide a comprehensive, integrated system for the professional development and training of all staff. To achieve this end, PDTD collaborates with other DPSCS offices and divisions to ensure that DPSCS staff has proper training to perform its duties.

Guiding Principles of the Professional Development and Training Division:

  • Assist DPSCS staff in aligning with the organizational mission
  • Encourage life-long learning and growth for all DPSCS staff
  • Develop leadership at all levels within DPSCS
  • Stay focused on customers, both internal and external
  • Teach evidence based content, utilizing adult learning principles
  • Support all learning styles through creativity and innovation
  • Collaborate with the various agencies of the Department
  • Partner with external agencies to provide enhanced training and development opportunities for DPSCS staff

Contact Us

Professional Development and Training Division
410-585-3820
115 Sudbrook Lane, Suite 200
Pikesville, MD 21208