Welcome to ECORTC!
The East Central Ohio Regional Training Center
(ECORTC) is housed
at Guernsey County Children
Services in Cambridge, Ohio. Part of
the Ohio Child
Training Program, the ECORTC is committed
providing high quality culturally-responsive, family-
-related training for child welfare staff and
foster parents in the ten
counties served by the
The ECORTC proudly services child welfare staff and foster
caregivers in the counties of Belmont, Carroll, Coshocton, Guernsey,
Harrison, Jefferson, Monroe, Muskingum, Noble, and Tuscarawas.
In cooperation with the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS), the Public Children Services Association of Ohio (PCSAO), and the Institute for Human Services (IHS), the staff of ECORTC has provided competency-based training since 1986.
Please visit our curren training calendars, and be sure to contact us with any questions.
Interested in participating in the OCWTP coaching program? Coaching request forms are available below. RTC staff will contact you with additional information upon receipt.
Caseworker Coaching Request
Caregiver Coaching Request
Supervisor Coaching Request
Assessor Coaching Request
ECORTC Staff Training Inclement Weather Line for After Hours
(Between 4:30 p.m. to 8:00 a.m.)
Please call 740/260-5785 to hear a message about Staff Training at ECORTC. (For additional questions, feel free to text or leave a message at the same number). For Foster Training, please contact the host county. If you cannot get in touch with the host county, feel free to call 740/260-5785 number for assistance (Leave a message if no answer and ECORTC Staff will return your call).