At this time all scheduled trainings are interactive webinars – you will need a device with a camera, microphone and speakers to participate.

The Family Child Care (FCC) Scholarship can be used to pay for any of our set 2 or 3 training including home study modules. You can find the online application at PSU – OCCD. The FCC scholarship is on hold at this time, I will post on here when OCCD begins accepting applications again. There are also reimbursement funds for CPR and first aid training you can learn more at WOU. At this time we are offering a very discounted rate for additional participants from the same setting.

We are working with several participants to help them reach their training goals. If you need assistance in reaching your goals please text 503.949.5439 or email faye@zepedalearning.org. If you down load your ORO report that can assist in making a training plan.

April 8, 2021 6:00 pm CPR – AED – First Aid – This class covers adult, child and infant CPR. Interactive webinar you will need a device with a camera, speaker and microphone. This webinar includes hands on skills assessment, you don’t need to do anything else to complete class. Cards will be texted/ picture and originals will be mailed. Register text 503.949.5439 I need name as you want it on your card home address, phone # and email address. Cost $50. Trainer Faye

April 11, 2021 9:00 am CPR – AED – First Aid – This class covers adult, child and infant CPR. Interactive webinar you will need a device with a camera, speaker and microphone. This webinar includes hands on skills assessment, you don’t need to do anything else to complete class. Cards will be texted/ picture and originals will be mailed. Register text 503.949.5439 I need name as you want it on your card home address, phone # and email address. Cost $50. Trainer Faye

April 12 & 14, 2021 6 pm – 9 pm Managing conflicts in child care settings (night one staff, night 2 parents) 6 hours (private class)

April 13, 2021 6 pm – 9pm International Children’s Games Come to this class to explore games from around the world. Practice a few and examine ways to include international games as a way to enhance the cultural diversity of your child care program. 3 hours, Set 2 (CKC) Diversity, Ages ALL. Cost:$60, additional staff from same program site $10.00 each. (max 2 discounted participants per site, max 6 discounted participants per class) Trainer Joyce McCoy

April 16, 2021 6:00 pm CPR – AED – First Aid – This class covers adult, child and infant CPR. Interactive webinar you will need a device with a camera, speaker and microphone. This webinar includes hands on skills assessment, you don’t need to do anything else to complete class. Cards will be texted/ picture and originals will be mailed. Register text 503.949.5439 I need name as you want it on your card home address, phone # and email address. Cost $50. Trainer Faye

April 17, 2021 8:30 am – 2:30 pm with working lunch. Developing Family Child Care Marketing Strategies to Grow your Business – Participants will exam which of their current marketing strategies are working. Participants will learn how to develop a variety of marketing materials to promote their business to potential clients. You will also explore ways current families and organizations can help you promote your business.   Set Two; 6 hours; CKC PM. Cost: $120, additional staff from same program site $30.00 each. (max 2 discounted participants per site, max 6 discounted participants per class) Trainer Faye Zepeda

April 19, 2021 6 pm – 9 pm Bipolar disorder Come to this class to explore a range of complex childhood mental health disorders including bipolar disorder. Participants will have the chance to examine how bipolar disorder presents in childhood and the other names used for it. We will explore systems to communicate in positive ways with families. 3 hours, SN, Cost:$60, additional staff from same program site $10.00 each. (max 2 discounted participants per site, max 6 discounted participants per class) Trainer Joyce McCoy

April 20, 2021 6 pm – 9 pm Gizmos and Gadgets to Enhance Your Business – This training will explore strategies using gizmos and gadgets to enhance communication with families, staff and the community. Participants will also examine the application of accepted business practices using modern gadgets. Set Two; 3 hours; CKC PM, Cost:$60, additional staff from same program site $10.00 each. (max 2 discounted participants per site, max 6 discounted participants per class) Trainer Faye Zepeda

April 21, 2021 6:00 pm CPR – AED – First Aid – This class covers adult, child and infant CPR. Interactive webinar you will need a device with a camera, speaker and microphone. This webinar includes hands on skills assessment, you don’t need to do anything else to complete class. Cards will be texted/ picture and originals will be mailed. Register text 503.949.5439 I need name as you want it on your card home address, phone # and email address. Cost $50. Trainer Faye

April 23, 2021 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Developing Child Care Policies and Contracts – Bring your policies and contracts to this training so you can analyze their effectiveness. You will examine your program philosophy and how to incorporate it into your policies. Participants will examine accepted policies and contract elements. Participants will develop new policies and contract elements to better communicate and set boundaries with their child care clients. We will strategize the implementation of your new policies and contracts.   Set Two;3 hours, CKC PM. Cost:$60, additional staff from same program site $10.00 each. (max 2 discounted participants per site, max 6 discounted participants per class) Trainer Faye Zepeda

April 24, 2021 9:00 am – noon – Children at Play- Brains at Work – Come to explore many types of play, and examine theories of Piaget and Vygotsky on how children learn through play. Investigate how play activities promote cognitive, social, emotional, and physical developmental domains and link to brain processes. Develop play activities that interest children, involve senses, strengthen domains, and build brains.   Set Two; CKC HGD; 3 hours; Infant/Toddler, Preschool Cost: $60, additional staff from same program site $10.00 each. (max 2 discounted participants per site, max 6 discounted participants per class) Trainer Faye Zepeda

April 26, 2021 – 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Improving your skills interviewing potential staff 3 hours private management training

April 28 & May 3, 2021 6 pm – 9 pm Assessing staff, the program, and yourself 6 hours (private class)

May 1, 2021 9:00 am CPR – AED – First Aid – This class covers adult, child and infant CPR. Interactive webinar you will need a device with a camera, speaker and microphone. This webinar includes hands on skills assessment, you don’t need to do anything else to complete class. Cards will be texted/ picture and originals will be mailed. Register text 503.949.5439 I need name as you want it on your card home address, phone # and email address. Cost $50. Trainer Faye

May 5, 2021 6 pm – 9 pm Private Management(private class)

May 6, 2021 6:00 pm CPR – AED – First Aid – This class covers adult, child and infant CPR. Interactive webinar you will need a device with a camera, speaker and microphone. This webinar includes hands on skills assessment, you don’t need to do anything else to complete class. Cards will be texted/ picture and originals will be mailed. Register text 503.949.5439 I need name as you want it on your card home address, phone # and email address. Cost $50. Trainer Faye

May 10 & 17, 2021 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Family Child Care Record Keeping Strategies (for tax purposes) Participants will learn how to implement strategies to develop business record keeping practices into their family child care businesses. Participants will examine their past practice to determine if they claimed all of the business hours and deductions legally allowed by the IRS.   Set Two; 6 hour training; CKC PM Cost: $120, additional staff from same program site $30.00 each. (max 2 discounted participants per site, max 6 discounted participants per class) Trainer Faye Zepeda

May 12, 2021 6 pm – 9 pm Appreciating your staff without using food 3 hours (private class)

May 14, 2021 6:00 pm CPR – AED – First Aid – This class covers adult, child and infant CPR. Interactive webinar you will need a device with a camera, speaker and microphone. This webinar includes hands on skills assessment, you don’t need to do anything else to complete class. Cards will be texted/ picture and originals will be mailed. Register text 503.949.5439 I need name as you want it on your card home address, phone # and email address. Cost $50. Trainer Faye

May 16, 2021 9:00 am CPR – AED – First Aid – This class covers adult, child and infant CPR. Interactive webinar you will need a device with a camera, speaker and microphone. This webinar includes hands on skills assessment, you don’t need to do anything else to complete class. Cards will be texted/ picture and originals will be mailed. Register text 503.949.5439 I need name as you want it on your card home address, phone # and email address. Cost $50. Trainer Faye

May 19, 2021 6 pm – 9 pm Gizmos and Gadgets to Enhance Your Business – This training will explore strategies using gizmos and gadgets to enhance communication with families, staff and the community. Participants will also examine the application of accepted business practices using modern gadgets. Set Two; 3 hours; CKC PM, Cost:$60, additional staff from same program site $10.00 each. (max 2 discounted participants per site, max 6 discounted participants per class) Trainer Faye Zepeda

May 20, 2021 6:00 pm CPR – AED – First Aid – This class covers adult, child and infant CPR. Interactive webinar you will need a device with a camera, speaker and microphone. This webinar includes hands on skills assessment, you don’t need to do anything else to complete class. Cards will be texted/ picture and originals will be mailed. Register text 503.949.5439 I need name as you want it on your card home address, phone # and email address. Cost $50. Trainer Faye

May 21 & 28, 2021 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Don’t Drink the Kool-Aid : How you can have a play based program in today’s world – It is time to stand up and educate parents and policy makers about play based developmentally appropriate childhood programs. We will look at theories around designing, implementing and critically evaluating child directed play environments. Don’t drink the Kool-Aid design your program the way you want it and become articulate and advocate on why it is appropriate for kids. Set Three; 6 hours total; CKC 3 hours FCS and 3 hours LEC. Cost: $120, additional staff from same program site $30.00 each. (max 2 discounted participants per site, max 6 discounted participants per class) Trainer Faye Zepeda

May 26, 2021 6:00 pm CPR – AED – First Aid – This class covers adult, child and infant CPR. Interactive webinar you will need a device with a camera, speaker and microphone. This webinar includes hands on skills assessment, you don’t need to do anything else to complete class. Cards will be texted/ picture and originals will be mailed. Register text 503.949.5439 I need name as you want it on your card home address, phone # and email address. Cost $50. Trainer Faye

May 27 & June 3, 2021 6 pm – 9 pm – Positive Communication with Parents During Stressful Situations Child care providers are often placed in difficult situations with families. This training will explore methods to maintain positive communication with parents even when discussing difficult things as well as how the provider can be supportive to parents and manage conflicts with families when they arise. Set Two: 3-6 hours (CKC) Families and Community Systems, Ages NOT APPLICABLE Cost: $120, additional staff from same program site $30.00 each. (max 2 discounted participants per site, max 6 discounted participants per class) Trainer Joyce McCoy

June 7 & 8, 2021 6 pm – 9 pm – Managing bullying in young children This course will explore bullying in preschool and school age years as well as partnering with parents to prevent and rectify bullying. This training will also explore the role of the teacher bully and how you can assess yourself and the teachers who work with you to prevent bullying. 6 hours Set 2 (CKC) UGB, Ages 3-12 Cost: $120, additional staff from same program site $30.00 each. (max 2 discounted participants per site, max 6 discounted participants per class) Trainer Joyce McCoy

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