The CSPD provides for the preparation of personnel from a variety of disciplines to meet the requirements of Part C. The CSPD ensures that training provided relates specifically to:
understanding the basic components of Early Intervention services in the state, including the provision of services within the context of the child's and family's natural environment;
meeting the interrelated social or emotional health, developmental and intervention needs of eligible children under Part C; and
assisting families in enhancing the development of their children, and in participating fully in the development and implementation of IFSPs.
The CSPD document includes goals regarding recruitment, preparation, qualification, and retention of EI personnel.