Child Care Action Council offers In-Person, Live Online, and Self-Paced Classes. Scroll down to view all training options. Classes provide STARS/in-service training hours for the length of the class. If extra hours are provided for homework, it will be stated in the description.

IN-PERSON CLASSES

Flexible Dates – Filming Interactions to Nurture Development (FIND)

THURSTON COUNTY

10/19/2023 – Through the Eyes of a Child: A Look at Teacher Sensitivity

11/13/2023 – Using Nature in Art: An Art Experience

11/14/2023 – Exploring Toddler Curriculum

11/16/2023 – Harvest for Healthy Kids: A Farm to Preschool Curriculum

MASON COUNTY

No classes at this time.

GRAYS HARBOR COUNTY

No classes at this time.

KITSAP COUNTY CLASSES

09/26/2023 – Conscious Discipline – Building Resilient Schools – This class is FULL. Please contact Nancy Hobson at nancy.hobson@ccacwa.org or 360-789-7641 to be placed on a waiting list.

CLALLAM COUNTY CLASSES

No classes at this time.

ONLINE CLASSES

Online classes are held live on Zoom. To participate and receive STARS credit, you will need a strong internet connection, a device that allows you to see and hear the content, and the ability to un-mute or type responses during activities and discussions. After registering, watch your email for additional details.

10/18/2023 – Trauma Informed Care, Modules 1-4 (10/18, 11/08, 11/29, 12/13/2023, 01/03, 01/24, 01/31, 02/21/2024)

12/12/2023 – NEW Using STEM in Winter Outdoor Play

Multiple Dates – Enhancing Quality of Early Learning (EQEL) – Year 1

Multiple Dates – Enhancing Quality of Early Learning (EQEL) – Year 2

11/01/23 – PACE: Módulo 1 del Parte 1: Enseñanza reflexiva, en español (11/01, 11/15 y 11/29/23)

Multiple Dates – Provider Access to a Community Equivalent (PACE), Part 1 and Part 2

SELF-PACED CLASSES

Child Care Basics (CCB) and Enhancing Quality Early Learning (EQEL) Year 1 and Year 2 are available self-paced through DCYF Training Portal. Once the class begins, please check your email weekly for progress updates. Please note that each self-paced class has a start and end date and all assignments must be completed before the end date to receive credit.

Self-Paced – Child Care Basics

A su proprio ritmo – Child Care Basics, en Español

Self-Paced – Enhancing Quality Early Learning (EQEL) Year 1

Self-Paced – Enhancing Quality Early Learning (EQEL) Year 2

A su proprio ritmo – Enhancing Quality Early Learning (EQEL) Year 2, en Español