Educare Training

Below is a list of currently available trainings.

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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.

November 17: Managing Challenging Behaviors + Understanding Trauma in Children

Research Medical Center | 2316 E Meyer Blvd | Level B | Kansas City, MO 64132
Saturday, November 17, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM (CST)

Understanding Trauma in Children 
Providers will get the fundamental understanding of trauma and the impact it has on children.

Managing Challenging Behaviors

This course provides a brief insight into potential causes for challenging behaviors in children aged birth – 5 years as well as an in-depth perspective into ways caregivers can both model and support preschool aged children in developing emotional and behavioral management skills.

Providers will earn 3 clock hours for this workshop.

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. 

November 17 Educare Health and Safety Training, Subsidy Orientation

Research Medical Center | 2316 E Meyer blvd | Level B | Kansas City, MO 64132
Saturday, November 17, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM (CST)

November 27 Educare Health and Safety Training, Subsidy Orientation

LINC Office | 3100 Broadway | 1100 | Kansas City, MO 64111
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 from 5:45 PM to 9:00 PM (CST)

Social and Emotional Health Training

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:

More dates coming soon.

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.


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