Parent Education and Family Stabilization Course Providers

12th Judicial Circuit - 2015

The following are providers for the Parent Education and Family Stabilization classes that are required by Fla. Stat. § 61.21. This required course is a four hour parenting class designed to educate, train, and assist divorcing parents in regard to the consequences of divorce on parents and children. All parties to a dissolution of marriage proceeding with minor children or a paternity action that involves issues of parental responsibility shall be required to complete the Parent Education and Family Stabilization Course prior to the entry by the court of a final judgment.

"Divorce Without Disaster" – Class offered in English only

4236 59th Street West, Bradenton, FL 34209               (941)795-5712

“TransParenting” – Class offered in English only

2803 Fruitville Road, Suite 137, Sarasota, FL 34237 (941)932-1134

“Children & Divorce” –Class offered in English/Spanish

State College of FL Campus’s

7131 Professional Parkway E. Sarasota, FL 34240   (941)363-7203

5840 26th Street West, Bradenton, FL 34207               (941)752-5203

8000 S. Tamiami Trail. Venice, FL 34293                     (941)408-1412

“Parent Education & Family Stabilization Program”–Class offered in English only

2803 Fruitville Road, Suite 149, Sarasota, FL 34232 (941)954-1105

“2 Parents 2 Homes” – Class offered in English/Spanish

940 Town Center Parkway, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202   (941)685-0265

1531 Tamiami Trail South Suite 703, Venice, FL 34285       (941)587-7672

"Parent Education and Family Stabilization Course" (954)300-2231

“A Parenting & Divorce Course Education Programs” –Class offered in English/Spanish

Holiday Inn Express 5730 Gantt Road, Sarasota, FL 34233

Courtyard Marriott 100 River Front Drive, Bradenton, FL 34205

Holiday Inn Express 4450 47th Street, Bradenton, FL 34210


Positive Parenting Classes for Florida

8282 Sycamore Drive

New Port Richey Fl.  34654


Distance Learning Parenting Classes

The 12th Judicial Circuit does not accept certificates from Distance Learning Parenting Courses completed online without prior approval of the court. Litigants who wish to take a parenting course on the internet must file the proper motion with the court and receive the court’s permission before taking an online course. All online courses must be certified by the Department of Children and Families as an approved 4 hour Parent Education and Family Stabilization Course Provider. If you receive the court’s permission to take an internet course, you may click the link below to access the Distance Learning course list.