Training

Well-trained staff and teachers are important. Partners in Quality Care can provide training on a wide variety of topics. See our training calendar and registration form below. Contact us if you want on-site training for your center.  All of our workshops are approved by Develop/Minnesota Center for Professional Development and delivered by approved trainers.

Training Calendar

Online Registration

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Required Licensing Training

  • CPR and First Aid
  • Active Supervision: Children with Special Needs
  • Assessment: Gathering and Using Information (*Parent Aware)
  • Authentic Assessment for Administrators
  • Authentic Assessment, Standards and Curricula
  • Authentic Assessment for Children from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Families
  • Authentic Assessment for Children Who Are Dual Language Learners
  • Authentic Assessment for Children with Disabilities
  • Supervising for Safety, Using Authentic Assessment to Inform Curriculum, Instruction, and Caregiving

CDA and Accreditation Training

  • Maintaining Accreditation
  • National Child Development Associate (CDA) Process
  • National Association for the Education of Young Children Accreditation

Nutrition Training

  • Farm to Child Care (*Parent Aware)
  • Early Sprouts: Cultivating Healthy Food Choices in Young Children (*Parent Aware)
  • Supporting Breastfeeding in Child Care Programs (*Parent Aware)
  • Nutrition in Children Birth to Six Years Old (*Parent Aware)
  • Obesity in Children Birth to Six Years Old (*Parent Aware)
  • Challenges in Feeding Young Children in Child Care (*Parent Aware)
  • Coming Soon: ServSafe

Other Training

  • Children and Challenging Behavior: Making Inclusion Work
  • Children’s Development What to Expect and When to be Concerned
  • Early Childhood Indicators of Progress
  • Embedding Authentic Assessment into Everyday Practice
  • Involving Families in the Authentic Assessment Process
  • Overview of Curriculum (*Parent Aware)
  • Coming Soon: Basic Computer Skills
  • Coming Soon: Adult Education for Trainers