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Nov
12
7:30 PM19:30

Math Talk: Centers, Circle Time and Routines

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Time: 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/11/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Chattanooga Valley Baptist Day Care
90 Nick-a-Jack Lane
Flintstone, GA 30725

Class Description: ECE 4.2 – This training provides an overview of ways to utilize math concepts and words in daily events to promote learning.

Comments: 1 Hour of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Nov
15
11:00 AM11:00

Relax, Relate And Reach: Promoting Positive Staff-Child Interactions

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/14/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Southwest Library
3665 Cascade Rd.
Atlanta, GA 30331

Class Description: ECE 1.4 - 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. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Nov
15
11:15 AM11:15

Art 102: Best Practices to Support Quality Rated

Time: 11:15 am - 12:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/14/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free

Location:
Southwest Library
3665 Cascade Rd.
Atlanta, GA 30331

Class Description: ECE-4.3, ECE-5.6- 102 explores best practices in Art in early care and learning environments through the lens of the Environmental Rating Scales.

Comments:   1 Hour of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Nov
19
10:00 AM10:00

Quality Rated Porfolio: Standard 3 - It Is All About the Family

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/18/19 – noon
Seating Available: 20

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Quality Care for Children
913 N. Tennessee St Suite 202
Cartersville, GA 30120

Class Description: ADM-3-This training examines how to help you make the most out of Standard 3 in the Quality Rated Portfolio.

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

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Dec
3
10:00 AM10:00

Forward Food Culinary Training: Introduction to Plant-Based Fare

Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/29/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: $20 per person

Location:
Food Bank of Northeast Georgia
46 Plaza Way
Clayton, GA 30525

Class Description: Presented by the Humane Society of the United States in partnership with Quality Care for Children, will provide a brief overview of the culinary trends as well as the health and environmental benefits leading to increase plant-based options. This training will explore alternate protein options available for early care and education providers to meet the CACFP meal patterns for children. Participants will prepare a variety of delicious recipes featuring plant-based proteins, fruits, vegetables, and whole grains.

Comments: 3 Hours of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Dec
3
2:00 PM14:00

Let's Dig In! An Introduction to Farm to Early Care and Education (FTECE)

Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/29/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: $10 per person

Location:
Food Bank of Northeast Georgia
46 Plaza Way
Clayton, GA 30525

Class Description: ECE-1.3: This training discusses Farm to Early Care and Education (FTECE) and the many benefits. Participants will learn how to improve child nutrition by serving locally grown foods. To find out more about FTECE and Harvest of the Month, go to: https://www.qualitycareforchildren.org/far-to-ece

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

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Dec
7
11:00 AM11:00

Relax, Relate And Reach: Promoting Positive Staff-Child Interactions

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/6/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
RT Jones memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway
Canton, GA 30114

Class Description: ECE 1.4 - 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. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Dec
7
12:30 PM12:30

Dynamic Duos & Teams Building Positive Relationships Among ECE Professionals

Time: 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/6/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
RT Jones Memorial Library
116 Brown Industrial Parkway
Canton, GA 30114

Class Description: ECE 1.4 - 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. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Dec
10
9:00 AM09:00

Nutrition 1 & 2 - Menu Planning and Food Safety

Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/9/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: $20 per person

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

Class Description: Child care providers need to be knowledgeable of how to provide healthy meals for children by planning nutritious menus and shopping wisely. They need the ability to safely handle and prepare food, which includes proper handwashing, kitchen sanitation, cooking, separating foods, coold down process, and storing of food.

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

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Dec
13
10:00 AM10:00

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

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

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Quality Care for Children
913 N. Tennessee St., Suite 202
Cartersville, GA 30120

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. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Dec
13
11:00 AM11:00

Science for Young Children: Best Practices to Support Quality Rated

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

Cost: Free

Location:
Quality Care for Children
913 N Tennessee St., Suite 202
Cartersville, GA 30120

Class Description: ECE 5.6 – This training explores best practices for providing developmentally appropriate science experiences for young children through the lens of the Environment Rating Scales.

Comments: 1 Hour of State Approved training.

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Dec
13
12:00 PM12:00

Math Talk: Centers, Circle Time and Routines

Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/12/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Quality Care for Children
913 N. Tennessee St., Suite 202
Cartersville, GA 30120

Class Description: ECE 4.2 – This training provides an overview of ways to utilize math concepts and words in daily events to promote learning.

Comments: 1 Hour of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Dec
13
1:30 PM13:30

Block Basics: A Strong Foundation for Quality Block Play

Time: 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/12/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Quality Care for Children
913 N. Tennessee St., Suite 202
Cartersville, GA 30120

Class Description: ECE 1.2 - This introductory block training provides a general overview of the foundations of block play that highlights child development, the stages of block play, and the connection to the block item for the Environment Rating Scale.

Comments: 1 Hour of State Approved training.

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Dec
16
9:30 AM09:30

2019 Family Child Care Learning Home Licensing Orientation Meeting - FCCLH-LOM

Time: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 12/15/19 – noon

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Wiregrass Technical College
Brooks Hall
4089 Val Tech Rd.
Valdosta, GA 31602

Class Description: ADM-3, ADM-6 - Participants will gain strategies on starting a family care learning home business. Training includes information in an overview on the licensing process, required documentation, rules and regulations, marketing, taxes and record keeping, GELDS, Quality Rated, and ADA.

Comments: 6 Hours of State Approved training. 

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Jan
22
10:00 AM10:00

Strengthening Families Georgia: An Effective Approach to Supporting Families and Communities

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 01/21/20 – noon
Seating Availability: 25

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

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

Class Description: ECE 6.3, ADM 9 – Beginning - Learn to apply the five protective factors in your everyday work. Explore Strengthening Families Georgia efforts to embed the factors into family serving agencies.

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

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Jan
30
to Jan 31

Chefs for Young Children Hands-on Nutrition Training - 2 Day Training (must attend both days)

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Time: 1/30 9 am - 4 pm, 1/31 9 am - 1 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 1/23/20 – noon
Seating Available: 24

The two-day training takes place in Atlanta (DeKalb County), January 30 - 31, 2020. You will receive 10 state-approved training hours if you attend both days. This is an excellent opportunity to enhance your meal service with healthier meals.

Cost: $20 per person for sites under QCC sponsorship for CACFP; $65 per person for sites not sponsored by QCC for CACFP.

Location:
Center for Advanced Pediatrics/Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
1400 Tullie Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30329
**Note: Parking is $5 per day

Contact Gina Cook for the promotional code for registration to receive your discount at 770-845-1464 or 404-479-1490.

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

  • Free menu consultation with licensed dietitian (Helps with Quality Rated)

  • 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 a budget

Directions for Menu for Dietitian Review:

  • Two-week menu cycle of all meals and snacks served is sent to us after registration.

  • Due January 23 - email to: gina.cook@qccga.org

  • Subject Line: CFYC Menu + Name of Program

*** Note: Training certificates are issued to participants approximately 4 weeks after completion of training . Two on-line post-assessments will be emailed to the e-mail address provided 3 weeks after training.  It is your responsibility to send these in a timely manner. Certificates will not be issued if you do not complete both assessments. ***

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

***Only 1-2 participants per program

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Nov
12
6:30 PM18:30

Language 101: Talking with Infants and Toddlers

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Time: 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/11/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Chattanooga Valley Baptist Day Care
90 Nick-a-Jack Lane
Flintstone, GA 30725

Class Description: ECE-4.2, ECE-5.5 – This training provides specific strategies to promote positive language and engagement with infants and toddlers.

Comments: 1 Hour of State Approved training.

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Nov
9
10:10 AM10:10

Active Play - Best Practices to Support Quality Rated

Time: 10:10 am - 11:10 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/8/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Cedartown Library
245 East Ave.
Cedartown, GA 30125

Class Description: ECE-5.2- Beginning – 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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Nov
9
9:00 AM09:00

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

Time: 9:00 am - 1000 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/8/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Cedartown Library
245 East Ave.
Cedartown, GA 30125

Class Description: ECE-54.3- Beginning – 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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Nov
6
10:00 AM10:00

L.E.A.D.E.R.S: Creating a Foundation Leadership - Part 1

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/5/19 – noon
Seating Available: 20

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Quality Care for Children
913 N. Tennessee St., Suite 202
Cartersville, GA 30120

Class Description: ADM-9-Participants will begin by developing a Code of Conduct/Community Agreement to be arrived at through A Ground Rules Protocol. Text Rendering Experience. Protocol will also be used to examine an article on Leadership.

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

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Nov
4
9:30 AM09:30

2019 Family Child Care Learning Home Licensing Orientation Meeting - FCCLH-LOM

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Time: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 11/3/19 – noon

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Albany State University, West/Gillionville Campus
2400 Gillionville Rd.
Albany, GA 31707

Class Description: ADM-3, ADM-6 - Participants will gain strategies on starting a family care learning home business. Training includes information in an overview on the licensing process, required documentation, rules and regulations, marketing, taxes and record keeping, GELDS, Quality Rated, and ADA.

Comments: 6 Hours of State Approved training. 

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Oct
22
12:15 PM12:15

Quality Rated Portfolio: Standard 2 - Health and Nutrition Tidbits

Time: 12:15 pm – 2:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/21/19- noon
Seating Availability:  20

Cost:  Free – Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:  
Quality Care for Children - Cartersville
913 N. Tennessee St., Suite 202
Cartersville, GA 30120

Class Description: ADM-7 – This training examines how to help you make the most out of Standard 2 in the Quality Rated Portfolio.

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

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Oct
22
10:00 AM10:00

Quality Rated Portfolio: Standard 1 - Let's Talk About Staff

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/21/19 – noon
Seating Available: 20

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Quality Care for Children
913 N. Tennessee St., Suite 202
Cartersville, GA 30120

Class Description: Beginning – ADM-1, ADM-2 - This training provides a broad overview of the portfolio and its place in the Quality Rated process as well as a step by step review of Standard One. It is the first in a series of 3 parts covering the entire 5 portfolio standards.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Oct
18
1:30 PM13:30

Block Basics: A Strong Foundation for Quality Block Play

Time: 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/17/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Southwest Library
3665 Cascade Rd.
Atlanta, GA 30331

Class Description: ECE 1.2 - This introductory block training provides a general overview of the foundations of block play that highlights child development, the stages of block play, and the connection to the block item for the Environment Rating Scale.

Comments: 1 Hour of State Approved training.

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Oct
18
12:30 PM12:30

Science for Young Children: Best Practices to Support Quality Rated

Time: 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/17/19 – noon
Seating Availability: 30

Cost: Free

Location:
Southwest Library
3665 Cascade Rd.
Atlanta, GA 30331

Class Description: ECE 5.6 – This training explores best practices for providing developmentally appropriate science experiences for young children through the lens of the Environment Rating Scales.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Oct
18
11:30 AM11:30

Math Talk: Centers, Circle Time and Routines

Time: 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/17/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Southwest Library
3665 Cascade Rd.
Atlanta, GA 30331

Class Description: ECE 4.2 – This training provides an overview of ways to utilize math concepts and words in daily events to promote learning.

Comments: 1 Hour of State Approved training. Accepted for Quality Rated.

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Oct
18
10:30 AM10:30

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

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/17/19 – noon
Seating Availability: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Southwest Library
3665 Cascade Rd.
Atlanta, GA 30331

Class Description: ECE 1.3, ECE 1.4 – Beginning - Learn about the importance of developing an age appropriate schedule that includes routines and transitions.

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

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Oct
15
6:30 PM18:30

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

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/14/19 - noon
Seating Availability: 35

Cost: Free **Please be considerate and cancel if you cannot attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Garden Lakes Baptist Preschool
2200 Redmond Circle
Rome, GA 30165

Class Description: ECE 4.1, ECE 5.3 - Intermediate – 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
12
11:15 AM11:15

Opening the Dialogue: An Introduction on How to Develop Relationships with Children's Caregivers

Time: 11:15 am - 1:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/11/19 – noon
Seating Available: 40

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Westminster Christian Academy
1941 Shorter Ave.
Rome, GA 30165

Class Description: ECE-2.1, ECE-2.2, ADM-3 - Intermediate – An introductory discussion on developing positive relationships with children’s caregivers.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Oct
12
11:15 AM11:15

Purposeful Play: Planning Meaningful Play Based Early Learning Experiences

Time: 11:15 am - 1:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/11/19 – noon
Seating Availability: 40

Cost: Free

Location:
Westminster Christian Academy
1941 Shorter Ave.
Rome, GA 30165

Class Description: ECE 5.6 – Participants will examine the GELDS Cognitive Development learning domain and will work together to identify learning concepts associated with the 5 sub domains which they can incorporate into their lesson plans throughout the year. During the hands on play portion of the workshop, participants will use those concepts to develop fun, creative, play-based activities to use in their classrooms.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Oct
12
9:00 AM09:00

Standards 103: Developmentally Appropriate Practice

Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/11/19 – noon
Seating Available: 40

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Westminster Christian Academy
1941 Shorter Ave.
Rome, GA 30165

Class Description: ECE-1.1 - Beginning – This training examines developmentally appropriate practice (DAP) from birth to preschool. It helps teachers connect DAP to GELDS indicators and understand what DAP looks like in action.

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

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Oct
12
9:00 AM09:00

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

Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/11/19 - noon
Seating Availability: 40

Cost: Free **Please be considerate and cancel if you cannot attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Westminster Christian Academy
1941 Shorter Ave.
Rome, GA 30165

Class Description: ECE 4.1, ECE 5.3 - Intermediate – 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
12
9:00 AM09:00

Infant, Child, and Adult CPR & First Aid

Time: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/11/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: $50

Location:
Quality Care for Children
913 N. Tennessee St., Suite 202
Cartersville, GA 30120

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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Oct
7
9:30 AM09:30

2019 Family Child Care Learning Home Licensing Orientation Meeting - FCCLH-LOM

Time: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/6/19 – noon

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Comfort Suites Northlake
2060 Crescent Centre Blvd.
Tucker, GA 30084

Class Description: ADM-3, ADM-6 - Participants will gain strategies on starting a family care learning home business. Training includes information in an overview on the licensing process, required documentation, rules and regulations, marketing, taxes and record keeping, GELDS, Quality Rated, and ADA.

Comments: 6 Hours of State Approved training. 

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Oct
2
10:00 AM10:00

Standards 104: Writing Lessons Using the GELDS

Time: 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 10/1/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Quality Care for Children
913 N. Tennessee St., Suite 202
Cartersville, GA 30120

Class Description: ECE 1.1, ECE 5.1 – Intermediate – This training explores intentional lesson planning and provides opportunities for teachers to practice lesson planning, connecting activities to GELDS indicators and introducing the GELDS Teacher Toolbox. Before taking Standards 104, participants are strongly encouraged to complete Standards 101: How to Use the GELDS, Standards 102: Child Development, and Standards 103: Developmentally Appropriate Practice.

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

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Sep
29
3:00 PM15:00

Building a Stronger Team

Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/28/19 – noon
Seating Available: 20

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Woodstock Public Library
7735 Main St.
Woodstock, GA 30188

Class Description: ADM-1, ADM-4 - This training will help administrators apply methods that will inspire and motivate staff to build stronger team relationships in the workplace.

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

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Sep
22
3:00 PM15:00

Making Your Center Shine

Time: 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/21/19 – noon
Seating Available: 20

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register.

Location:
RT Jones Public Library
116 Brown Industrial Pkwy.
Canton, GA 30114

Class Description: ECE-1.3, ADM-4 – This training will help your staff embrace changes and assessments that help them improve the quality of their center.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Sep
17
9:30 AM09:30

Quality Rated Portfolio: Standard 3 - It Is All About the Family

Time: 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/16/19 – noon
Seating Available: 20

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Quality Care for Children
913 N. Tennessee St., Suite 202
Cartersville, GA 30120

Class Description: ADM-3 – This training examines how to help you make the most out of Standard 3 in the Quality Rated Portfolio.

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

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Sep
17
to Sep 18

Chefs for Young Children Hands-on Nutrition Training - 2 Day Training (must attend both days)

  • Food Bank of Northeast Georgia (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 9/17 9 am - 4 pm, 9/18 9 am - 1 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/10/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

The two-day training takes place in Clayton (Rabun County), September 17-18, 2019. You will receive 10 state-approved training hours if you attend both days. This is an excellent opportunity to enhance your meal service with healthier meals.

Cost: $20 per person for sites under QCC sponsorship for CACFP; $65 per person for sites not sponsored by QCC for CACFP.

Location:
Food Bank of Northeast Georgia
46 Plaza Way
Clayton, GA 30525

Contact Gina Cook for the promotional code for registration to receive your discount at 770-845-1464 or 404-479-1490.

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

  • Free menu consultation with licensed dietitian (Helps with Quality Rated)

  • 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 a budget

Directions for Menu for Dietitian Review:

  • Two-week menu cycle of all meals and snacks served is sent to us after registration.

  • Due September 10th - email to: gina.cook@qccga.org

  • Subject Line: CFYC Menu + Name of Program

*** Note: Training certificates are issued to participants approximately 4 weeks after completion of training . Two on-line post-assessments will be emailed to the e-mail address provided 3 weeks after training.  It is your responsibility to send these in a timely manner. Certificates will not be issued if you do not complete both assessments. ***

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

***Only 1-2 participants per program

*****Hours on 07/11 are 9am-4pm and hours on 07/12 are 9am-1pm

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Sep
16
9:30 AM09:30

2019 Family Child Care Learning Home Licensing Orientation Meeting - FCCLH-LOM

  • Dalton-Whitfield County Public Library (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/15/19 – noon

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Dalton-Whitfield County Public Library
310 Cappes St.
Dalton, GA 30720

Class Description: ADM-3, ADM-6 - Participants will gain strategies on starting a family care learning home business. Training includes information in an overview on the licensing process, required documentation, rules and regulations, marketing, taxes and record keeping, GELDS, Quality Rated, and ADA.

Comments: 6 Hours of State Approved training. 

Register: GaPDS

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Sep
14
9:00 AM09:00

Infant, Child, and Adult CPR & First Aid

Time: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/13/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: $50

Location:
Quality Care for Children
913 N. Tennessee St., Suite 202
Cartersville, GA 30120

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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Download Mail-in Registration Form

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Sep
14
9:00 AM09:00

WINGS Curriculum Super Saturday

  • Quality Care for Children - North Georgia (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Contact: 678-792-3508 or carol.daniel@qccga.org
Registration Deadline: 9/13/19 – noon

Cost: $55 per person

Location:
Quality Care for Children - North Georgia
913 North Tennessee St., Suite 202
Cartersville, GA 30120

Class Description: Join us for training on assessment, evaluation, and planning lessons for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers/pre-k—the WINGS way!

Comments: 5 Hours of DECAL-approved training.

Register: https://tinyurl.com/WINGSQCC

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Sep
7
11:00 AM11:00

Opening the Dialogue: An Introduction on How to Develop Relationships with Children's Caregivers

Time: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/6/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Quality Care for Children
913 N Tennessee St., Suite 202
Cartersville, GA 30120

Class Description: ECE-2.1, ECE-2.2, ADM-3 – An introductory discussion on developing positive relationships with children’s caregivers.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

Register: GaPDS

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Sep
7
8:30 AM08:30

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

Time: 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 9/6/19 – noon
Seating Availability: 30

Cost: Free

Location:
Quality Care for Children
913 N Tennessee St., Suite 202
Cartersville, GA 30120

Class Description: ECE 4.1, ECE 5.3 – 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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Aug
24
11:15 AM11:15

Making Your Center Shine

  • Oak Hill Child Adolescent & Family Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Time: 11:15 am – 1:15 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 8/23/19 – noon
Seating Available: 30

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Oak Hill Child Adolescent & Family Center
2805 Metropolitan Pkwy
Atlanta, GA 30315

Class Description: ECE-1.3, ADM-4 – This training will help your staff embrace changes and assessments that help them improve the quality of their center.

Comments: 2 Hours of State Approved training.

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Aug
24
9:30 AM09:30

2019 Family Child Care Learning Home Licensing Orientation Meeting - FCCLH-LOM

Time: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Contact: 404-479-4230
Registration Deadline: 8/23/19 – noon

Cost: Free - Please be considerate and cancel if you are unable to attend to allow someone else to register

Location:
Clayton State University
5823 Trammell Rd.
Morrow, GA 30260

Class Description: ADM-3, ADM-6 - Participants will gain strategies on starting a family care learning home business. Training includes information in an overview on the licensing process, required documentation, rules and regulations, marketing, taxes and record keeping, GELDS, Quality Rated, and ADA.

Comments: 6 Hours of State Approved training. 

Register: GaPDS

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