Level 1 foundational co-parenting class focusing on families in transition. Parents learn skills to avoid common mistakes in an effort to work together with their co-parent for the sake of the children.

Target: Divorcing, separating, never married parents or for parents seeking a modification.



Level 2 skills-based co-parenting class for potentially high-conflict families. These life skills teach parents how to manage emotions in order to protect their children during transition and moving forward.

Target: Divorcing, separating or never married parents in conflict or contested cases.


County Status


OnlineParentingPrograms.com is currently an accepted online co-parent/divorce class resource within Lake County. Please check the surrounding Counties, Court Administrator or Judge specific to your Family Law Case to verify court acceptance of online parenting education as an alternative if you have been court ordered to take a parent education class (such as an in-person parenting class) within Lake County, Ohio.

If an attorney or litigant has concerns specific to Lake County and their determination of the need for parenting classes and/or co-parenting/divorce classes (in-person or online), they have an opportunity to bring that concern to their judge, who makes the final determination. Any request to deviate from the Court's order with respect to cases in Family Court Services would need to be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please contact the Court Services within Lake County for parenting program approval prior to taking any online parent education class.

Check With The Court

If you filed within the state of Ohio according to the Parenting Class Statute 3109.053 a divorce parenting class may be required if you have minor children and were married. This class may be conducted either by the Court an organization contracted with the court or as an online resource recognized by the Court as required by Ohio law. These classes typically require a fee with discounts provided based on need, depending on the County.

Parenting Class are designed to assist parents with skills and resources to help transition families for the sake of the children.

Failure to complete a parenting classes may result in the Ohio Courts refusal to grant custody or visitation with children. Some counties even require that the class be completed before the dissolution of marriage or divorce is filed.

Even though OnlineParentingPrograms.com may be a resource specific to online parent education within the state of Ohio, it is always best to verify parenting class acceptance with the court or circuit judge prior to attending any online divorce program as we are not familiar with the specifics of your case.

Price Matching

OnlineParentingPrograms.com offers competitive pricing specific to Lake County. If you find another approved online resource in your area that is less expensive, please let us know and we would be happy to honor that price as well.

Financial Assistance

OnlineParentingPrograms.com provides discounted programs to qualified parents. Complete our Financial Verification Form and one of our OnlineParentingPrograms.com moderators will review your information and provide a response within two business days.