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Child Care Provider Training

Training Description

Extension agents in many Georgia counties provide entity-approved training to help child care providers meet state licensing requirements. If you don't see an event in the training calendar below, contact your county agent for more information about upcoming training opportunities.

Contact Information

Name: Diane Bales
Email: dbales@uga.edu
Phone: 706-542-7566

Events in this training

Upcoming events (2)

Click on any of the events below for more details, time, location, contact information, and information about how to participate.

Date

Title

August 19, 2017


Savannah, GA
All workshops are approved by Bright from the Start Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning as part of the annual training requirements for child care providers. >>

October 21, 2017


Savannah, GA
All workshops are approved by Bright from the Start Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning as part of the annual training requirements for child care providers. >>


Past events (74)

Date

Title

April 17, 2017

Emergent Writing and Environmental Print
Watkinsville, GA
This training provides information on emergent writing and the development of
fine motor skills, a precursor to writing. Common stages of emergent writing development and ways to support children's ...

March 27, 2017

Reading, Books for Learning and Vocabulary
Watkinsville, GA
This training provides information on reading, books for learning and
building vocabulary. Participants will be provided with strategies for reading to children in an early childhood classroom. Information ...

March 14-16, 2017

Environmental Health In Child Care Facilities Series
Macon, GA
Asthma and Allergy Solutions • March 14, 6:30-8:30 PM
3P Poison Prevention Patrol • March 16, 6:30-8:30 PM


Macon Bibb County Cooperative Extension is offering a series of evening child care ...

February 27, 2017

Phonological Awareness and Alphabet Knowledge
Watkinsville, GA
This training provides information on phonological awareness. Ideas on how to
implement phonological awareness activities in early childhood classrooms are described. Topics include: promoting listening, ...

January 30, 2017

CPR/First Aid Training for Child Care Providers
Watkinsville, GA
The Heartsaver CPR/First Aid Course is designed to meet the regulatory requirements for child care workers in all 50 United States. It teaches child care providers and others to respond to and manage ...

January 30, 2017

Oral Language, Extended Conversations and the Home-School Connection
Watkinsville, GA
This training provides information on oral language development. Ideas on how to
promote language development in early childhood classrooms are described. Topics include: oral language development, ...

November 28, 2016

Fire Safety Training for Child Care Professionals
Watkinsville, GA
Initial course required by the Georgia Fire Commissioner for all staff of licensed child care centers. Certification is good for 3 years. Participants will need to pass a written test for Fire Safety. ...

September 27, 2016

Child Care Training - Evening Class - 2016 - Healthy Snacks
Dublin, GA
This training will include 2 hours of state-accepted training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 10 people who sign up. If you are late or miss part of the class, you will NOT receive ...

September 22, 2016

Child Care Training - Evening Class - 2016 - Nutrition
Dublin, GA
This training will include 2 hours of state-accepted training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 10 people who sign up. If you are late or miss part of the class, you will NOT receive ...

September 20, 2016

Child Care Training - Evening Class - 2016 - Dealing with Food Allergies & Intolerances in Child Care
Dublin, GA
This training will include 2 hours of state-accepted training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 10 people who sign up. If you are late or miss part of the class, you will NOT receive ...

September 8, 2016

Child Care Training - Evening Class - 2016 - There's No Excuse for Child Abuse
Dublin, GA
This training will include 2 hours of state-accepted training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 10 people who sign up. If you are late or miss part of the class, you will NOT receive ...

August 30, 2016

Child Care Training - Evening Class - 2016 - Infectious Diseases
Dublin, GA
This training will include 2 hours of state-accepted training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 10 people who sign up. If you are late or miss part of the class, you will NOT receive ...

August 23, 2016

Child Care Training - Evening Class - 2016 - Injury Prevention & Control
Dublin, GA
This training will include 2 hours of state-accepted training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 10 people who sign up. If you are late or miss part of the class, you will NOT receive ...

July 16, 2016

Preventing Foodborne Illness in Young Children
Madison, GA
Preventing Foodborne Illness in Young Children – Safe Handling of Foods In Child Care Settings provides information about how foodborne illnesses affect young children, about the serious short-term and ...

June 27, 2016

The Great Pretenders
Watkinsville, GA
The Great Pretenders is a 2-hour child care lesson on pretend play in early childhood programs. The class focuses on the development of children's ability to play together, and covers ideas and strategies ...

June 11, 2016

Fire Safety & CPR/First Aid Training for Child Care Providers
Watkinsville, GA
Community Fire Safety Training - This class addresses OSHA fire safety and prevention measures and describes emergency action plans, fire prevention plans, fire detectors and alarms, and fire extinguishing ...

May 16, 2016

Infectious Diseases
Watkinsville, GA
This 2-hour child care lesson focuses on identifying, handling, and reducing the risk of infectious diseases through hand washing, cleaning, and other strategies. This lesson is part of the Basic Core ...

May 14, 2016

Chatham Childcare Collaborative Super Saturday
Savannah, GA
All workshops are approved by Bright from the Start Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning as part of the annual training requirements for child care providers.

May 7, 2016

Super Saturday Child Care Training - May 7th 2016
Dublin, GA
Super Saturday Child Care Training

The training will include 6 hours of state-accepted training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 75 people who sign up. If you are late ...

April 18, 2016

There's No Excuse for Child Abuse
Watkinsville, GA
There's No Excuse for Child Abuse is a 2-hour child care lesson plan on recognizing, reporting, and preventing child abuse and neglect. This lesson is part of the Basic Core Skills for Child Care series ...

April 14, 2016

Identity Theft
Albany, GA
Thursday, April 14 - from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Materials Fee: $5.00
Learn how to prevent and protect yourself from identity theft. We will also provide info for what to do to recover if it happens ...

April 9, 2016

Super Saturday Child Care Training - April 9th 2016
Dublin, GA
Super Saturday Child Care Training

The training will include 6 hours of state-accredited training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 75 people who sign up. If you are late ...

March 29, 2016

Injury Prevention and Control
Watkinsville, GA
Injury Prevention and Control is a 2-hour child care lesson plan on preventing unintentional injuries in the child care setting, and managing injuries when they do occur. This lesson is part of the Basic ...

March 17, 2016

Disease and Weed Control in Southern Lawns
Albany, GA
Learn what you need to take care of your lawn and keep it green and lush.

$7.00 per class or $25.00 for the 4-class series.

Thursday, February 25 Small Fruit and Fruit Tree Culture
Thursday, ...

March 10, 2016

Insect Pest Management and Vegetable Gardening
Albany, GA
Learn how to raise your vegetables and keep them away from the pests that want them too.

$7.00 per class or $25.00 for the 4-class series.

Thursday, February 25 Small Fruit and Fruit Tree ...

March 3, 2016

Pecan Culture for the Home/Backyard
Albany, GA
Learn how to care for your pecan trees to get the most out of them.

$7.00 per class or $25.00 for the 4-class series.

Thursday, February 25 Small Fruit and Fruit Tree Culture
Thursday, ...

February 29, 2016

Ready for Reading: Encouraging Pre-Ready Skills in Early Childhood
Watkinsville, GA
Ready for Reading is a 2-hour child care lesson plan on pre-reading skills and strategies for choosing good books in early childhood programs. The class covers pre-reading and good books for infants, ...

February 25, 2016

Small Fruit and Fruit Tree Culture
Albany, GA
Learn how to care for your fruit trees to get the most out of them.

$7.00 per class or $25.00 for the 4-class series.

Thursday, February 25 Small Fruit and Fruit Tree Culture
Thursday, ...

December 1, 2015

Working Together to Support Children's Development: Effective Strategies To Involve Families In Early Learning
Watkinsville, GA
This 2-hour child care lesson on family involvement strategies for early childhood programs. The class defines "family," discusses the benefits and challenges of family involvement, and teaches a variety ...

November 21, 2015

South Georgia CDA
Kingsland, GA
120 clock hours to assist child care providers in pursuing their CDA credentials.

November 2, 2015

More Than Punishment
Watkinsville, GA
Positive guidance is the teacher's most important “tool” to help children learn appropriate behavior. But guidance is much more than just handling misbehavior. Simple things like room arrangement can ...

October 24, 2015

Chatham Childcare Collaborative Super Saturday
Savannah, GA
All workshops are approved by Bright from the Start Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning as part of the annual training requirements for child care providers.

October 24, 2015

Chatham Childcare Collaborative Super Saturday
Savannah, GA
All workshops are approved by Bright from the Start
Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning as part of the annual training requirements for child care providers

October 19, 2015

1-2-3-4: Counting and So Much More
Watkinsville, GA
Math skills begin well before children enter school. This presentation teaches early childhood professionals about the kinds of pre-math skills they can promote in children between birth and age 5.

September 24, 2015

Child Care Training - Evening Class - 2015 - Food Allergies
Dublin, GA
This training will include 2 hours of state-accredited training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 10 people who sign up. If you are late or miss part of the class, you will NOT ...

September 22, 2015

Child Care Training - Evening Class - 2015 - Nutrition
Dublin, GA
This training will include 2 hours of state-accredited training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 10 people who sign up. If you are late or miss part of the class, you will NOT ...

September 19, 2015

Food for Children...Healthy and Safe - Food Safety for Childcare Centers
Waynesboro, GA
Learn to keep children safe and healthy through safe food handling practices. This class is beneficial for cooks, managers, and anyone who handles food in your facility. Two hours of state-accepted credit ...

September 15, 2015

Child Care Training - Evening Class - 2015 - Healthy Snacks
Dublin, GA
This training will include 2 hours of state-accredited training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 10 people who sign up. If you are late or miss part of the class, you will NOT ...

September 1, 2015

Child Care Training - Evening Class - 2015 - Child Abuse
Dublin, GA
This training will include 2 hours of state-accredited training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 10 people who sign up. If you are late or miss part of the class, you will NOT ...

August 25, 2015

Child Care Training - Evening Class - 2015 - Infectious Disease Control
Dublin, GA
This training will include 2 hours of state-accredited training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 10 people who sign up. If you are late or miss part of the class, you will NOT ...

August 22, 2015

Chatham Childcare Collaborative Super Saturday
Savannah, GA
All workshops are approved by Bright from the Start
Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning as part of the annual training requirements for child care providers

August 11, 2015

Child Care Training - Evening Class - 2015 - Injury Prevention & Control
Dublin, GA
This training will include 2 hours of state-accredited training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 10 people who sign up. If you are late or miss part of the class, you will NOT ...

May 9, 2015

Super Saturday Child Care Training - May 9th 2015
Dublin, GA
Super Saturday Child Care Training

The training will include 6 hours of state-accredited training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 85 people who sign up. If you are late ...

May 2, 2015

Chatham Childcare Collaborative Super Saturday
Savannah, GA
All workshops are approved by Bright from the Start
Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning as part of the annual training requirements for child care providers

April 11, 2015

Super Saturday Child Care Training - April 11th 2015
Dublin, GA
Super Saturday Child Care Training

The training will include 6 hours of state-accredited training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 100 people who sign up. If you are late ...

March 28, 2015

Early Childhood Institute - Sparkling from STEM to STEAM
Columbus, GA
In this education training for childcare providers, the topic of "STEM to STEAM" will be discussed. There is a move from STEM - Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, to STEAM - Science, Technology, ...

January 10, 2015

Chatham Childcare Collaborative Super Saturday
Savannah, GA
All workshops are approved by Bright from the Start
Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning as part of the annual training requirements for child care providers

October 18, 2014

Chatham Childcare Collaborative Super Saturday
Savannah, GA
All workshops are approved by Bright from the Start
Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning as part of the annual training requirements for child care providers.

October 18, 2014

Chatham Childcare Collaborative Super Saturday
Savannah, GA
All workshops are approved by Bright from the Start
Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning as part of the annual training requirements for child care providers.

September 30, 2014

Child Care Training - Evening Class - 2014
Dublin, GA
This training will include 2 hours of state-accredited training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 10 people who sign up. If you are late or miss part of the class, you will NOT ...

September 25, 2014

Child Care Training - Evening Class - 2014
Dublin, GA
This training will include 2 hours of state-accredited training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 10 people who sign up. If you are late or miss part of the class, you will NOT ...

September 9, 2014

Child Care Training - Evening Class - 2014
Dublin, GA
This training will include 2 hours of state-accredited training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 10 people who sign up. If you are late or miss part of the class, you will NOT ...

August 19, 2014

Child Care Training - Evening Class - 2014
Dublin, GA
This training will include 2 hours of state-accredited training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 10 people who sign up. If you are late or miss part of the class, you will NOT ...

July 26, 2014

Chatham Childcare Collaborative Super Saturday
Savannah, GA
All workshops are approved by Bright from the Start
Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning as part of the annual training requirements for child care providers.

May 31, 2014

Super Saturday Child Care Training - May 31st 2014
Dublin, GA
Super Saturday Child Care Training

The training will include 6 hours of state-accredited training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 100 people who sign up. If you are late ...

May 3, 2014

Chatham Childcare Collaborative Super Saturday
Savannah, GA
All workshops are approved by Bright from the Start
Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning as part of the annual training requirements for child care providers.

April 5, 2014

Super Saturday Child Care Training - April 5th 2014
Dublin, GA
Super Saturday Child Care Training

The training will include 6 hours of state-accredited training for childcare providers and will be limited to the first 100 people who sign up. If you are late ...

January 11, 2014

Chatham Childcare Collaborative Super Saturday
Savannah, GA
All workshops are approved by Bright from the Start
Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning as part of the annual training requirements for child care providers.

January 11, 2014

Chatham Childcare Collaborative Super Saturday
Savannah, GA
All workshops are approved by Bright from the Start
Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning as part of the annual training requirements for child care providers.

October 26, 2013

Chatham Childcare Collaborative Super Saturday
Savannah, GA
All workshops are approved by Bright from the Start
Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning as part of the annual training requirements for child care providers

October 12, 2013

Child Care Provider Training: Promoting Physical Activity and Nutrition
Moultrie, GA
Two sessions will be offered: Get Kids Moving! and Making Nutrition Fun! Each session lasts for two hours. The training day begins at 8:00 am and ends at 12:15 pm. Cost per person is $10. This training ...

September 30, 2013

Childcare Provider Training - Your Fantastic Five Senses
Dublin, GA
Please obtain registration information for this training by calling 478-272-2277. Cost is $10 per participant. This training is approved for a total of 2 state hours.

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September 24, 2013

Childcare Provider Training - Nutrition: Understanding MyPlate & Move More
Dublin, GA
Please obtain registration information for this training by calling 478-272-2277. Cost is $10 per participant. This training is approved for a total of 2 state hours.

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September 10, 2013

Childcare Training - There's No Excuse for Child Abuse
Dublin, GA
Please obtain registration information for this training by calling 478-272-2277. Cost is $10 per participant. This training is approved for a total of 2 state hours.

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September 5, 2013

Childcare Training - Positive Guidance & Discipline
Dublin, GA
Please obtain registration information for this training by calling 478-272-2277. Cost is $10 per participant. This training is approved for a total of 2 state hours.

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August 26, 2013

Childcare Training
Dublin, GA
Please obtain registration information for this training by calling 478-272-2277. Cost is $10 per participant. This training is approved for a total of 2 state hours.

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July 27, 2013

Chatham Childcare Collaborative Super Saturday
Savananh, GA
Childcare workshops for childcare providers as required by Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning.

May 18, 2013

Super Saturday Childcare Training
Dublin, GA
Please obtain registration information for this training by calling 478-272-2277. Cost is $25 per participant. This training is approved for a total of 6 state hours.

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March 23, 2013

Early Childhood Development Conference
Augusta, GA
This event is specifically for child care providers. It is an all day eventto help meet them recieve 6 of the 10 cetification hoursrequired from Bright from the Start. Registration is required.

December 8, 2012

Child Care Provider Super Saturday
Valdosta, GA
This training provides education for child care providers on topics including MyPlate, Food Allergies, and MRSA. Individuals completing the training will receive 6 state approved hours. All workshops ...

November 13, 2012

Pretend Play in Early Childhood - Childcare Training
Mcrae, GA
The Great Pretenders: Pretend Play in Early Childhood
2 State Approved Entity Hours

October 16, 2012

Counting and So Much More - Childcare Training
Mcrae, GA
1-2-3-4 Counting and So Much More - Childcare Training
2 State Approved Entity Hours

October 13, 2012

Chatham Childcare Collaborative Super Saturday- October 13, 2012
Savannah, GA
All workshops are accepted by Bright from the Start Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning as part of the annual
training requirements for child care providers.

September 18, 2012

Dare to be Messy Childcare Training
Mcrae, GA
Dare to be Messy (Art Activities)Childcare Training
2 State Approved Entity Hours