Filtering by: Region 6 (Athens)
Dec
18
6:30 PM18:30

Supporting Children Who are Culturally and Linguistically Diverse and Their Family’s Culture: From All to Each and Every (Module 2)

Time: 06:30 pm – 08:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/17/18 – noon

Cost: Free – only open to programs in the Quality Rated process

Location:
Quality Care for Children
3706 Atlanta Hwy, Suite #1
Athens, GA 30606

Class Description: ECE-6, ADM-2 – Beginning-  This session builds an understanding of the diversity of young children in Georgia and the importance of using culturally respectful and responsive practices to support each child and family

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated. This class if only for those that are in the Quality Rated process

Register: http://bit.ly/2C8OSJp

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Jan
8
6:30 PM18:30

Supporting Young Children Who Are Culturally and Linguistically Diverse and their Families; It's in Every One of Us (Module 1)

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/7/19 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
Alpha Preparatory Academy II
350 W. Peachtree St.
Norcross, GA 30071

Class Description: ECE 1.2, ECE 3.2, ADM 2 – Beginning- Supporting Children who are Culturally and Linguistically Diverse and their Families- Module 1 This session focuses on exploring attitudes about diversity and the impact learning about the cultures of our children and families has on the outcomes we are able to achieve for children.

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Jan
12
9:00 AM09:00

G is for Germ: Infectious Disease Control

Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/11/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free **Free Training Policy: Only 10 people allowed per program. If you are unable to attend, please have the courtesy to cancel at least 24 hours in advance. If you do not show up, you are taking a space for someone else to attend (unless you have an approved Quality Rated application, then there is no limit)

Location:
New Odyssey for Children
2013 Millcrest Dr.
Hoschton, GA 30548

Class Description: ECE-1.4 – Beginning – Learn your responsibilities for infectious disease control in your program and appropriate handwashing and diapering techniques.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Jan
12
9:00 AM09:00

Watch Me!

Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/11/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free **Free Training Policy: Only 10 people allowed per program. If you are unable to attend, please have the courtesy to cancel at least 24 hours in advance. If you do not show up, you are taking a space for someone else to attend (unless you have an approved Quality Rated application, then there is no limit)

Location:
Quality Care for Children
3706 Atlanta Hwy., Suite #1
Athens, GA 30606

Class Description: ECE-1.1, ECE-1.2, ECE-2.1, ECE-2.3 – Beginning – Learn about developmental monitoring, the educator’s role in monitoring, how to monitor development, and how to talk with families about their child’s development.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Jan
12
9:00 AM09:00

Watch Me!

Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/11/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free **Free Training Policy: Only 10 people allowed per program. If you are unable to attend, please have the courtesy to cancel at least 24 hours in advance. If you do not show up, you are taking a space for someone else to attend (unless you have an approved Quality Rated application, then there is no limit)

Location:
Norcross Human Services Center
5030 Georgia Belle Ct.
Norcross, GA 30093

Class Description: ECE-1.1, ECE-1.2, ECE-2.1, ECE-2.3 – Beginning – Learn about developmental monitoring, the educator’s role in monitoring, how to monitor development, and how to talk with families about their child’s development.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Jan
12
11:15 AM11:15

Injury Prevention

Time: 11:15 am – 1:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline:  1/11/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free **Free Training Policy: Only 10 people allowed per program. If you are unable to attend, please have the courtesy to cancel at least 24 hours in advance. If you do not show up, you are taking a space for someone else to attend (unless you have an approved Quality Rated application, then there is no limit)

Location:
New Odyssey for Children
2013 Millcrest Dr.
Hoschton, Ga 30548

Class Description: ECE-1.3, ECE 1.4 – Beginning – Learn about injury prevention including safety hazards, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, safe supervision, toy safety, poison control and writing emergency plans.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Jan
12
1:45 PM13:45

Introduction to Child Abuse

Time: 1:45 am – 3:45 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline:  1/11/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free **Free Training Policy: Only 10 people allowed per program. If you are unable to attend, please have the courtesy to cancel at least 24 hours in advance. If you do not show up, you are taking a space for someone else to attend (unless you have an approved Quality Rated application, then there is no limit)

Location:
New Odyssey for Children
2013 Millcrest Dr.
Hoschton, Ga 30548

Class Description: ECE 1.4 – Beginning – This interactive workshop provides participants instruction on recognizing potential child abuse warning signs, understanding common reasons why abusers abuse children, and reporting suspected abuse.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

Register: http://bit.ly/2AV5GT6
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Jan
24
6:30 PM18:30

GELDS Standards 101: How to Use the GELDS (QR)

  • The Academy Child Development Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/24/19 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
The Academy Child Development Center
4187 Continental Dr.
Oakwood, GA 30655

Class Description: ECE-5.1 - Beginning – An Introduction to the Georgia Learning and Development Standards

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

Register: http://bit.ly/2C7rUlM

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Jan
26
9:00 AM09:00

Quality Rated Orientation

Time: 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Registration: must preregister
Cost: Free

Location:
Quality Care for Children
3706 Atlanta Hwy., Suite #1
Athens, GA 30606

Class Description:  ADM-2 – Beginning – This course provides an overview of  Quality Rated and the Quality Rated Process.

*Please note- participants should allow and extra 1 hour after training to fill out the necessary QR paperwork to be complete

Register: http://bit.ly/2C7rUlM

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Jan
26
10:30 AM10:30

Watch Me!

Time: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/25/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free **Free Training Policy: Only 10 people allowed per program. If you are unable to attend, please have the courtesy to cancel at least 24 hours in advance. If you do not show up, you are taking a space for someone else to attend (unless you have an approved Quality Rated application, then there is no limit)

Location:
Hart County Library
150 Benson St.
Hartwell, GA 30643

Class Description: ECE-1.1, ECE-1.2, ECE-2.1, ECE-2.3 – Beginning – Learn about developmental monitoring, the educator’s role in monitoring, how to monitor development, and how to talk with families about their child’s development.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Jan
26
11:15 AM11:15

Quality Rated: Introduction to the Environmental Rating Scales (ERS)

Time: 11:15 am – 1:15 pm
Registration: must preregister
Cost: Free

Location:
Quality Care for Children
3706 Atlanta Hwy., Suite #1
Athens, GA 30606

Class Description:  ADM-2 – Beginning  – An introduction/overview of the Environment Rating Scales (ERS) used by DECAL to assess programs participating in Quality Rated.

Register: http://bit.ly/2C7rUlM

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Jan
29
6:30 PM18:30

GELDS Standards 101: How to Use the GELDS (QR)

Time: 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/28/19 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
Quality Care for Children
3706 Atlanta Hwy., Suite #1
Athens, GA 30606

Class Description: ECE-5.1 - Beginning – An Introduction to the Georgia Learning and Development Standards

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

Register: http://bit.ly/2C7rUlM

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Feb
7
6:30 PM18:30

QR - Supporting Children Who are Culturally and Linguistically Diverse and Their Families: Supporting Each Young Learner and their Family (Module 2)

Time: 06:30 pm – 08:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 2/6/19 – noon

Cost: Free – only open to programs in the Quality Rated process

Location:
Alpha Preparatory Academy II
350 W. Peachtree St.
Norcross, GA 30071

Class Description: ECE-1.2, ECE-2.1, ECE-5.5, ADM-2 – Beginning-  This session builds an understanding of the diversity of young children in Georgia and the importance of using culturally respectful and responsive practices to support each child and family

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated. This class if only for those that are in the Quality Rated process

Register: http://bit.ly/2C8OSJp

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Mar
12
6:30 PM18:30

GELDS Standards 103: Developmentally Appropriate Practices (QR)

Time: 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/11/18 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
Quality Care for Children
3706 Atlanta Hwy., Suite #1
Athens, GA 30606

Class Description: ECE-1- Beginning – Defines Developmentally Appropriate Practices and understand what it looks like in a classroom.

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

Register: http://bit.ly/2C7rUlM

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Mar
16
9:00 AM09:00

Infant, Child, and Adult CPR & First Aid

Time: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/16/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: $50

Location:
Quality Care for Children
3706 Atlanta Hwy., Suite #1
Athens, GA 30606

Comments: This class is a certified American Heart Association certification class that includes Adult, Child and Infant CPR, First Aid, and AED training. All instructors are AHA certified and you will receive your certification card on the same day at the end of the class.  No one admitted after 9:10 am.

Register: http://bit.ly/2BHl0GE
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Mar
30
9:00 AM09:00

GELDS Standards 104: Planning Lessons Using the GELDS Indicators (QR)

Time: 9:00 am- 1:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 3/29/19 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
Quality Care for Children
3706 Atlanta Hwy., Suite #1
Athens, GA 30606

Class Description: ECE-1, ECE-6 – Intermediate – Understand and practice meaningful activities based on the interest and needs of the children and connect activities to the GELDS Indicators.

Comments:    4  Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Dec
13
6:30 PM18:30

GELDS Standards 102: Child Development (QR)

Time: 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/12/18 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
Carousel Kids
885 New Hope Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30046

Class Description: ECE-1, ECE-4 – Beginning – Understand that children develop in a sequence of milestones and at different rates and the connections between GELDS and Milestones.

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Dec
11
6:30 PM18:30

Introduction to Child Abuse and Neglect

Time: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/10/18 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free **Free Training Policy: Only 10 people allowed per program. If you are unable to attend, please have the courtesy to cancel at least 24 hours in advance. If you do not show up, you are taking a space for someone else to attend (unless you have an approved Quality Rated application, then there is no limit)

Location:
Quality Care for Children
3706 Atlanta Hwy., Suite #1
Athens, GA 30606

Class Description: ECE-2 – Beginning – The interactive  workshop provides participants instruction on recognizing potential child abuse warning signs, understanding common reasons why abusers abuse children, and reporting suspected abuse.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

Register: http://bit.ly/2kpN2f8
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Dec
8
9:00 AM09:00

GELDS Standards 104: Planning Lessons Using the GELDS Indicators (QR)

Time: 9:00 am- 1:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/7/18 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
SISU
2360 Murphy
Gainesville, GA 30504

Class Description: ECE-1 – Intermediate – Understand and practice meaningful activities based on the interest and needs of the children and connect activities to the GELDS Indicators.

Comments:    4  Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

Register: http://bit.ly/2C7rUlM

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Dec
4
6:30 PM18:30

GELDS Standards 103: Developmentally Appropriate Practices (QR)

Time: 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/3/18 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
The Learning Tree Academy
1661 Fernside Drive
Toccoa, GA 30577

Class Description: ECE-1- Beginning – Defines Developmentally Appropriate Practices and understand what it looks like in a classroom.

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

Register: http://bit.ly/2C7rUlM

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Nov
29
to Nov 30

Chefs for Young Children: Hands-On Nutrition Training- 922

  • Lilburn Activity Building (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 11/29 - 9am - 4pm; 11/30 - 9am - 1pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/21/18 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: $20 for sites under our sponsorship for CACFP(must call Nutrition Program coordinator  at (404)479-4190 for code)

         $65 for sites not under our sponsorship for CACFP

Location:
Lilburn Activity Building
788 Hillcrest Road
Lilburn, GA 30047

Class Description:

Class Description: This is for programs that want to improve the overall quality of their meals within the guidelines of CACFP. This training is for child care cooks and managers. Participants receive 10 hours of state-approved training on nutrition, meal preparation safety and physical activity. There will be onsite meal demonstrations. Your will receive:

  • You must attend both days to get any credit.

  • Free menu consultation with licensed dietitian

  • Recipes and nutrition guide

  • Ways to make affordable and healthy meals

  • Ideas to stretch your ingredients and food dollars

  • 10-hour on nutrition by Open Hand using Cooking Matters curriculum

  • Creating Positive Mealtime Attitudes

  • Safe Cooking

  • Choosing Healthy Foods

  • Meals that Appeal to Kids

  • Menu Management on Budget

***Note: Training certificates are issued to participants 3 weeks after completion of training. The survey is to help measure any changes your program has made to its nutrition service. An online survey will be emailed three weeks after training. After participants complete survey, the certificate will be emailed to the participant.  

***New participants only! – If you have participated in this training, you are not allowed to register for this again.

*** Menus for dietitian review will be due November 19th

**** Only 1-2 participants per program

*****Hours on 11/29 are 9am - 4pm and hours on 11/30 are 9am - 1pm

Register: http://bit.ly/2BJuaCq

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Nov
15
6:30 PM18:30

Injury Prevention

Time: 6:30 pm – 08:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline:  11/14/18 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free **Free Training Policy: Only 10 people allowed per program. If you are unable to attend, please have the courtesy to cancel at least 24 hours in advance. If you do not show up, you are taking a space for someone else to attend (unless you have an approved Quality Rated application, then there is no limit)

Location:
Quality Care for Children
3706 Atlanta Hwy., Suite #1
Athens, Ga 30606

Class Description: ECE-1-3, ECE 1-4 – Beginning – Learn about injury prevention including safety hazards, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, safe supervision, toy safety, poison control and writing emergency plans.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

Register: http://bit.ly/2AV5GT6
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Nov
9
11:00 AM11:00

Quality Rated and CAPS Q&A Session

Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/8/18- noon
Seating Availability:  50

Cost: Free 

Location:
Hampton Park Library
5345 Settingdown Road
Cumming, GA 30041

Class Description:

Are you a child care provider who accepts CAPS, but isn't yet Quality Rated? Make plans to join Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning (DECAL) in-person at a Question & Answer Session in your area! Hear updates and have a chance to have your questions answered by DECAL, your CCR&R, and other providers in your area. You will also have an opportunity to receive on-site support from CAPS and Maximus.

As a reminder, in order to continue to receive CAPS funding, eligible child care providers must be Quality Rated by‪ December 31, 2020. This session will provide valuable information to support you in meeting this deadline.

Register: http://bit.ly/2BGVmC7

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Nov
8
6:30 PM18:30

GELDS Standards 103: Developmentally Appropriate Practices (QR)

Time: 6:30 pm- 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/7/18 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
Quality Care For Children
3706 Atlanta Hwy., Suite #1
Athens, GA 30606

Class Description: ECE-1- Beginning – Defines Developmentally Appropriate Practices and understand what it looks like in a classroom.

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

Register: http://bit.ly/2C7rUlM

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Nov
6
6:30 PM18:30

Art 102 Best Practices to Support Quality Rated

Time: 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/19/18 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free **Free Training Policy: Only 10 people allowed per program. If you are unable to attend, please have the courtesy to cancel at least 24 hours in advance. If you do not show up, you are taking a space for someone else to attend (unless you have an approved Quality Rated application, then there is no limit)

Location:
Duncan Creek Academy
2064 Pine Road
Dacula, GA 30019

Class Description: ECE4-3, ECE 5-6. This training explores best practices in art in early care and learning environments through the lens of the Environment Rating Scales.

Comments: 1 Hour of State Approved training.

Register: http://bit.ly/2BGVmC7
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Nov
6
6:30 PM18:30

GELDS Standards 101: How to Use the GELDS (QR)

Time: 06:30 pm- 08:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/5/18 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
Carousel Kids
885 New Hope Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30046

Class Description: ECE-1- Beginning – An Introduction to the Georgia Learning and Development Standards

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

Register: http://bit.ly/2C7rUlM

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Nov
5
11:00 AM11:00

Quality Rated and CAPS Q&A Session

  • Gwinnett Coalition for Health and Human Services (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/4/18- noon
Seating Availability:  50

Cost: Free 

Location:
Gwinnett Coalition for Health and Human Services
750 South Perry Street
2nd Floor Conference Center, Suite 231
Lawrenceville, GA 30046

Class Description:

Are you a child care provider who accepts CAPS, but isn't yet Quality Rated? Make plans to join Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning (DECAL) in-person at a Question & Answer Session in your area! Hear updates and have a chance to have your questions answered by DECAL, your CCR&R, and other providers in your area. You will also have an opportunity to receive on-site support from CAPS and Maximus.

As a reminder, in order to continue to receive CAPS funding, eligible child care providers must be Quality Rated by‪ December 31, 2020. This session will provide valuable information to support you in meeting this deadline.

Register: http://bit.ly/2BGVmC7

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Nov
3
12:15 PM12:15

Personal Care Routines: Maintaining a Healthy and Clean Environment

  • Young World Children Care & Learning Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/2/18- noon
Seating Availability:  17

Cost: Free 

Location:
Young World Children Care & Learning Center
5364 Five Forks Trickum Road
Lilburn, GA 30047

Class Description: ECE 1-4 – Learn about the importance of maintaining a healthy and clean environment within childcare settings.

Comments:     1 Hour of State Approved training. 

Register: http://bit.ly/2BGVmC7
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Nov
3
10:00 AM10:00

Relax, Relate, and Reach: Promoting Positive Staff-Child Interaction

  • Young World Child CAre & Learning Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/2/18- noon
Seating Availability:  23

Cost: Free 

Location:
Young World Child Care & Learning Center
5364 Five Forks Trickum Road
Lilburn, GA 30047

Class Description: ECE1-2, ECE 4-1– Participants will gain strategies regarding fostering positive staff-child interactions and how to measure their own staff-child interactions using the Environment Rating Scale.

Comments:     2 Hours of State Approved training. 

Register: http://bit.ly/2BGVmC7
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Oct
27
11:15 AM11:15

Culture: It’s In Every One of Us Cultural Competency (Module 1)

Time: 11:15 am- 1:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/26/18 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
Bethesda Christian Academy
390 Bethesda Church Rd
Lawrenceville, GA 30044

Class Description: ECE - 6, ADM -2,  – Beginning – This session focuses on exploring attitudes about diversity and the impact that learning about the cultures of our children and families has on the outcomes we are able to achieve for children.

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

Register: http://bit.ly/2C7rUlM

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Oct
27
9:00 AM09:00

Hitting, Kicking and Screaming… OH MY!

Time: 09:00 am – 11:00 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/26/18 – noon
Seating Available: 13

Cost: Free **Free Training Policy: Only 10 people allowed per program. If you are unable to attend, please have the courtesy to cancel at least 24 hours in advance. If you do not show up, you are taking a space for someone else to attend (unless you have an approved Quality Rated application, then there is no limit)

Location:
Bethesda Christian Academy
390 Bethesda Church Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30044

Class Description: ECE-4-1, ECE 1-4, ECE 1-2  – Beginning –  What behaviors push your buttons? This training will offer effective solutions to promote positive social and emotional development in the classroom.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

Register: http://bit.ly/2BMl2NL
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Oct
27
9:00 AM09:00

Fire Safety 5 hour & 2 hour Refresher

Time: 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/26/18 – noon
Seating Available: 26

Cost: $35

Location:
Quality Care for Children
3706 Atlanta Hwy., Suite #1
Athens, GA 30606

Comments: The Fire Safety and the Refresher classes are conducted simultaneously.  Those taking Fire Safety MUST remain for the full 5 hours, those taking only the Refresher, remain for only 2 hours.

Register: http://bit.ly/2z4QMv0
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Oct
20
11:00 AM11:00

Getting Ready for School: Preparing Your Classroom Schedule, Routines, and Transitions

Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/19/18- noon
Seating Availability:  30

Cost: Free 

Location:
Duncan Creek Academy
2064 Pine Road
Dacula, GA 30019

Class Description: ECE 1-3, ECE 1-4–Learn about the importance of developing an age appropriate schedule that includes routines and transitions.

Comments:     1 Hour of State Approved training. 

Register: http://bit.ly/2BGVmC7
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Oct
20
10:00 AM10:00

Relax, Relate, and Reach: Promoting Positive Staff-Child Interaction

Time: 10:00 am – 11:00 Am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/19/18- noon
Seating Availability:  30

Cost: Free 

Location:
Duncan Creek Academy
2064 Pine Road
Dacula, GA 30019

Class Description: ECE1-2, ECE 4-1– Participants will gain strategies regarding fostering positive staff-child interactions and how to measure their own staff-child interactions using the Environment Rating Scale.

Comments:     1 Hour of State Approved training. 

Register: http://bit.ly/2BGVmC7
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Oct
20
9:00 AM09:00

Personal Care Routines: Maintaining a Healthy and Clean Environment

Time: 10:00 am – 11:00 Am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/19/18- noon
Seating Availability:  30

Cost: Free 

Location:
Duncan Creek Academy
2064 Pine Road
Dacula, GA 30019

Class Description: ECE 1-4 – Learn about the importance of maintaining a healthy and clean environment within childcare settings.

Comments:     1 Hour of State Approved training. 

Register: http://bit.ly/2BGVmC7
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Oct
18
6:30 PM18:30

Ouch! Charlie Bit Me! Building Developmentally Appropriate Methods for Social Emotional Competence in Young Children

Time: 06:30 pm – 08:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/17/18- noon
Seating Availability:  30

Cost: Free 

Location:
Duncan Creek Academy
2064 Pine Road
Dacula, GA 30019

Class Description: ECE 4-1, ECE5-3– Explore how early childhood educators can develop children’s positive social and emotional skills throughout a lifetime.

Comments:     2 Hours of State Approved training. 

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Oct
13
12:15 PM12:15

Getting Ready for School: Preparing Your Classroom Schedule, Routines, and Transitions

Time: 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/12/18- noon
Seating Availability:  30

Cost: Free 

Location:
Pre-K Preparatory Academy
438 Prior Street
Gainesville, GA 30501

Class Description: ECE 5.2, This training explores best practices for Active Play in early care and learning environments by highlighting different types of gross motor play across development.

Comments:     1 Hour of State Approved training. 

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Oct
13
11:15 AM11:15

Incorporating Themes/Topics of Interest Using Music: Best Practices to Support Quality Rated

Time: 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/12/18- noon
Seating Availability:  30

Cost: Free 

Location:
Pre-K Preparatory Academy
438 Prior Street
Gainesville, GA 30501

Class Description: ECE 4.3, This training explores best practices for incorporating themes/topics of interests using a preferred song through the lens of the Environment Rating Scales.

Comments:     1 Hour of State Approved training. 

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Oct
13
10:00 AM10:00

Relax, Relate, and Reach: Promoting Positive Staff-Child Interaction

Time: 10:00 am – 11:00 Am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/12/18- noon
Seating Availability:  30

Cost: Free 

Location:
Pre-K Preparatory Academy
438 Prior Street
Gainesville, GA 30501

Class Description: ECE 1-2, ECE 4-1– Participants will gain strategies regarding fostering positive staff-child interactions and how to measure their own staff-child interactions using the Environment Rating Scale.

Comments:     1 Hour of State Approved training. 

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Oct
13
9:00 AM09:00

Active Play-Best Practices to Support Quality Rated

Time: 09:00 am – 10:00 Am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/12/18- noon
Seating Availability:  30

Cost: Free 

Location:
Pre-K Preparatory Academy
438 Prior Street
Gainesville, GA 30501

Class Description: ECE 5.2, This training explores best practices for Active Play in early care and learning environments by highlighting different types of gross motor play across development.

Comments:     1 Hour of State Approved training. 

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Oct
11
6:30 PM18:30

GELDS Standards 101: How to Use the GELDS (QR)

Time: 06:30 pm- 08:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/10/18 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
SISU
2360 Murphy Blvd
Gainesville, GA 30501

Class Description: ECE-1- Beginning – An Introduction to the Georgia Learning and Development Standards

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Oct
6
9:00 AM09:00

GELDS Standards 104: Planning Lessons Using the GELDS Indicators (QR)

Time: 9:00 am- 1:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/5/18 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
Bethesda Christian Academy
390 Bethesda Church Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30044

Class Description: ECE-1 – Intermediate – Understand and practice meaningful activities based on the interest and needs of the children and connect activities to the GELDS Indicators.

Comments:    4  Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Sep
25
6:30 PM18:30

Introduction to Child Abuse and Neglect

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Time: 6:30 pm – 08:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/24/18 – noon
Seating Available: 29

Cost: Free **Free Training Policy: Only 10 people allowed per program. If you are unable to attend, please have the courtesy to cancel at least 24 hours in advance. If you do not show up, you are taking a space for someone else to attend (unless you have an approved Quality Rated application, then there is no limit)

Location:
Norcross Human Services Center - Conf Room A
5030 Georgia Belle Court
Norcross, GA 30093

Class Description: ECE-2 – Beginning – The interactive  workshop provides participants instruction on recognizing potential child abuse warning signs, understanding common reasons why abusers abuse children, and reporting suspected abuse.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Sep
22
9:00 AM09:00

Early Childhood Environment Rating Scale-3 In-Depth Training (ECERS-3) – Quality Rated

Time: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/21/18 – noon

Cost: Free – only open to programs in the Quality Rated process

Location:
Kidz Academy
921 Haymon Morris Road
Winder, GA 30680

Class Description:ECE-2, ECE-6, ADM-5  – Beginning – An in-depth exploration of the Early Childhood Environment Rating Scales – 3 (ECERS-3)

Comments:  4  Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated. This class if only for those that are in the Quality Rated process

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Sep
22
9:00 AM09:00

Infant, Child, and Adult CPR & First Aid

Time: 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/21/18 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: $50

Location:
Quality Care for Children
3706 Atlanta Hwy, Suite #1
Athens, GA 30606

Comments: This class is a certified American Heart Association certification class that includes Adult, Child and Infant CPR, First Aid, and AED training. All instructors are AHA certified and you will receive your certification card on the same day at the end of the class.  No one admitted after 9:10 am.

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Sep
15
1:15 PM13:15

GELDS Standards 103: Developmentally Appropriate Practices (QR)

Time: 1:15 pm- 3:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/14/18 – noon

Cost: Free

Location:
Quality Care for Children
2751 Buford Hwy, NE, Suite 150
Atlanta, GA 30324

Class Description: ECE-1- Beginning – Defines Developmentally Appropriate Practices and understand what it looks like in a classroom.

Comments:   2 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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