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Early Care and Education Management Training Program

This 8-module series, totaling 45 clock hours, is designed for early childhood administrators. It fulfills the Nebraska Child Care Licensing requirement of Child Care Management
Training. The purpose of this training is to improve your business practices, policies and procedures and program operations in order to better support your staff and the children in your program.

Overview of Early Childhood Care and Education Program Management

The comprehensive training consists of eight separate modules taught in an interactive workshop format. Modules 1-7 are six hour workshops and module 8 is a three hour workshop. Material covered during this training series will include the implementation of the new DHHS licensing requirements such as written policies for illness exclusion, disaster preparedness plan, age-appropriate program description and diapering procedures. The eight modules are as follows:

  1. The Business of Child Care

  2. Child Development and Learning

  3. Policies and Procedures

  4. Supporting Children Center Wide

  5. Effective Workforce

  6. The Inside of the Building

  7. Relationships in Child Care

  8. Transitions

All Early Learning Connection (ELC) regions across the state will be offering this training, for the schedule and registration information contact your ELC coordinator http://www.education.ne.gov/oec/elc/elc_list.html, or check the statewide training calendar http://ectccalendar.education.ne.gov/ectc/default.asp 

For further information, please contact Jessica La Chere at jessica.lachere@nebraska.gov, 402-557-6889, or 1-800-89-CHILD (toll-free in Nebraska.)