LINC Educare Training

Below is a list of currently available trainings. If you have questions or other needs, please call 816-889-5050 or email

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Social and Emotional Health Training (Required)

The new Social and Emotional Health Training is required of all providers. This training module will give an introduction to social and emotional development and show how important what child care providers do every day is to the growth and development of the children in care.

Online training for Social and Emotional Health is also available at:

May 3, Social & Emotional Health Training

Thursday, May 3, 2018 from 5:45 PM to 8:45 PM
Rockhurst University Community center | 5401 Troost Ave | Kansas City, MO 64110

May 19, Social & Emotional Health Training

Richardson Early Learning School | 3515 Park Avenue East | Kansas City, MO 64109
Saturday, May 19, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Professional Development Group Training

Expand your knowledge, gain skills, and meet others in the childcare field. Trainings change monthly and cover topics relevant to early childhood development and education. A great opportunity to earn clock hours without cost. RSVP is required.


May 19, Helping Parents and Providers Understand Temperament

Saturday, May 19, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM (CDT)
Richardson Early Learning Center | 3515 Park Avenue East | Kansas City, MO 64109

Topic description: A child’s temperament influences not only his or her style of interaction but the very way in which he or she understands and experiences the world. This unit provides child care professionals with an introduction to the concept of temperament and to key developmental traits. 3 Hours.

Health and Safety Training (Required)

Provides new and renewing child care providers and staff with federally mandated health and safety training topics that are required by Missouri Children's Division to maintain a child care subsidy registration or contract.  First aid and CPR certification is not included in this 3 clock hour class. RSVP is required.

CCDF Health & Safety Online Training is Also Available! This two-hour online course meets the original CCDF Health and Safety Training topics except First Aid/CPR. The course code is S-2017-0718. 


May 1, Educare Health and Safety Training, Subsidy Orientation

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 from 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM (CDT)
LINC Office | 3100 Broadway | Suite 1100 | Kansas City, MO 64111

May 19, Educare Health and Safety Training, Subsidy Orientation

Richardson Early Learning School | 3515 Park Avenue East | Kansas City, MO 64109
Saturday, May 19, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM (CDT)

Child Care Provider Registration Application Assistance

An opportunity to receive in-person assistance completing your Missouri Childcare Registration Packet or Renewal Packet. Training topics include MOPD ID, Toolbox, On-site Monitoring, Educare services, attendance tracking, online invoicing, how to find CPR and CCDF Health and Safety trainings, and more.  Registration Packets are not distributed at training. To obtain a childcare provider registration packet, contact 573-526-3011 or

Child Care Provider Subsidy Orientation Training

Required for home providers.

An in-person opportunity to learn about the child care subsidy program administered by the Missouri Department of Social Services (DSS). Topics include child care payment rates, sliding fees, attendance records, invoicing, child authorizations, and resolving payment discrepancies.

Online training for Child Care Provider Subsidy Orientation is available at:

Child Care Online Invoice System Training

Do you need assistance to set up your online childcare account or to learn how to enter your online billing?  Online invoicing has many benefits including faster subsidy payments.

Attendance & Payment Accuracy Training

For experienced providers, an opportunity to improve your knowledge of record keeping and invoicing for subsidy payments. Prior to attending this training, you must complete Child Care Provider Subsidy Orientation Training.


Request Training for Application Assistance, Subsidy Orientation, Invoicing, or Payment Accuracy

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