Triumph Training and Services

TEL: 301.977.6000

7881 Beechcraft Avenue, Unit B Gaithersburg, MD 20879



The Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) uses The Mandt System as the approved behavioral support training program. This program meets the requirements of COMAR as it addresses clinically appropriate methodologies to prevent, de-escalate, and if necessary, physically intervene when the individual’s behavior poses a threat of harm to themselves or others.

By completing this nine-course training package, you will meet the COMAR requirement to be employed as a direct support professional under Maryland’s DDA regulations.


Schedule: Every other Friday of the month.

What does this course teach?

  • The Aging Process.
  • Communicable Disease.
  • Communication Skills.
  • Community Integration and Inclusion.
  • Fundamental Rights of Individuals.
  • General Characteristics and Needs of Individuals.
  • Individual Planning.
  • Principles of Behavior Change.
  • Supporting Individuals and Families in Making Choices.