Our Trainings

Our trainings are approved by the Colorado Department of Education and the Colorado Department of Human Services.

 

We are available to provide on-site training for your program. Click here to see a full list of our current offerings.

Cooking Matters for Child Care Professionals

This hands-on, discussion-based training teaches both home and center-based early childhood professionals with limited food budgets about healthy meal preparation and creating a positive food environment for the children in their care. This training covers topics such as choosing healthy and affordable foods that appeal to children, encouraging positive mealtime attitudes, safe cooking with confidence, and menu management on a budget.

Date: February 8, 2020
Time: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Location: Natural Grocers-Colfax & Washington
Cost: Free

Healthy Smiles Summit-Denver

Join us for a full day of interactive training for early childhood professionals.  Our expert staff are ready to share the importance of good early oral health habits and show you hands-on activities that can easily be replicated in your program. The Summit will be focused on learning how to plan and implement policies and practices related to the 5 Basics of Oral Health: Baby Teeth are Important, Water for Thirst, Tooth Healthy Foods, Brush/Floss/Swish, and Going to the Dentist.

Date: February 29, 2020
Time: 10:00 am to 3:30 pm
Location: Bear Valley Library
Cost: Free

Child Care Health Consultant Monthly State Huddle

This 30-minute video conference meeting provides child care health consultants a monthly opportunity to connect with peers from across the state and offer helpful information sharing to inform practice.

Date: January 21, 2020
Time: 3:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Child Care Health Consultant of Colorado Seminar

This quarterly seminar invites expert speakers so that health consultants can learn about the latest developments in early childhood health that are relevant to their role.

Date: January 31, 2020
Time: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

 

Child Care Health Consultation 101

This training offers child care health consultation information and resources to those nurses and physicians serving in this role in Colorado early childhood programs. It defines the role, explores competencies, covers regulations and discusses relevant content for contracts.

Date: February 5, 2020
Time: 9:30 am to 3:00 pm
Location: 1525 Raleigh St. / Denver, CO 80204
Cost: $25 (meal provided)

Webinar: Go Green! Eco-Healthy Child Care (R) Part 1

This training from the Children’s Environmental Health Network, aim to empower and educate child care professionals on how to implement free/low-cost, realistic, and effective best practices to promote a healthier environment.  ECE Competencies: HSN 4.1

Date: January 29, 2020
Time: 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Cost: $20

Webinar: Go Green! Eco-Healthy Child Care (R) Part 2

This training from the Children’s Environmental Health Network, aim to empower and educate child care professionals on how to implement free/low-cost, realistic, and effective best practices to promote a healthier environment.  ECE Competencies: HSN 4.1

Date: February 26, 2020
Time: 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Cost: $20

Webinar: Caring Connections: Fostering Strong Relationships with Infants and Toddlers

In this 1.5-hour webinar, we will examine the critical importance of establishing and fostering adult-child connections with infants and toddlers. Along with exploring different strategies, you will complete a plan to improve connections and reflect on the impact this will have on the children in your care.

Date: February 12, 2020
Time: 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm
Cost: $20

We are available to provide on-site training for your program. Click here to see a full list of our current offerings.