Functional Behavior Assessment

This section is only available to professionals who need to complete the FBA training required post-test and/or are interested in applying to become a BAS-approved FBA Trainer. To access either of these courses, an individual must have already completed the face-to-face 13-hour Functional Behavior Assessment (FBA) training with a BAS-approved trainer using the BAS FBA Facilitated DVD Training curriculum.

This training focuses on assessment and replacement of challenging behaviors using a Functional Behavioral Assessment (FBA), as well as the development of a treatment or behavior support plan that can be used across settings.


12/5/2016 - The BAS-Approved FBA Trainer Virtual Workshop course as been updated and renamed to FBA Trainer Certification.  All individual course completion data from the former course has been maintained and is reflected in this new course. 


This post-test is available for professionals who have already completed the live, face-to-face,13-hour BAS-Approved Functional Behavior Assessment (FBA) training, through an approved trainer using the BAS FBA Facilitated DVD Training curriculum. Passing this post-test is a requirement in order to receive a certificate verifying that the FBA training has been completed. 




This course includes:

  • BAS-Approved FBA Trainer Certification: The application and required training to become a BAS-approved FBA Trainer

  • BAS-Approved FBA Trainer Renewal: The BAS-approved FBA Trainer two-year renewal submission process

  • BAS-Approved FBA Trainer Materials: BAS-approved FBA Trainer session materials

This section contains the required coursework and related information for professionals who are interested in becoming a BAS-approved FBA Trainer, and those who are already BAS-approved FBA Trainers.


Please note: All current BAS-approved Functional Behavior Assessment (FBA) Trainers are required to renew their status every two years, regardless of the date that initial approval was obtained. All trainers must complete the online renewal process no later than January 31, 2017 in order to continue conducting sessions. It is a simple online process and there is no cost to renew.