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Using Multicultural Education to Teach about Bullying Prevention in the ECE Environment

Sponsor: Las Vegas Urban League
Begins: 12/17/2018   Ends: 12/17/2018   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 9:30AM-11:30AM
Trainer(s): Mirna Mejia
Location: Las Vegas Urban League
Location Address: 2470 N. Decatur Blvd., Ste 150,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Mirna Mejia   Phone: (702) 473-9400
Email: ECCTrainingProgram@lvul.org
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 12/13/2018.
Registration Info: Must register no less than 48 business hours prior to training date; priority given to Family, Friend, Neighbor (FFN) providers of the UL. No walk-ins or same day registration allowed.
Core Knowledge Area: Positive Interactions and Guidance
Training Summary: Providers will learn how using a multicultural approach with their students can help in developing awareness and understanding of the dynamics of bullying and equip them with strategies for how to deal with incidents of bullying as an ally.

Powerful Interactions to Extend Learning

Begins: 12/17/2018   Ends: 12/17/2018   Hours: 1.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 12:00PM-1:00PM
Trainer Name: Mardene Meddock-Wright
Location: UNLV Preschool
Location Address: 4505 S, Maryland Pkwy,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Mardene Wright   Phone: (702) 895-3779
Email: mardene.wright@unlv.edu
Cost: $20.00       
Pre-registration required by 12/14/2018.
Registration Info: Please ask for directions at the time of registration. Metered parking available only-have 4 quarters available for 1 hour of parking in front of UNLV Preschool. This is a lunch hour training and participants may bring a sack lunch. Water will be provided.
Core Knowledge Area: Positive Interactions and Guidance
Training Summary: Participants will learn the research behind the benefits of using “Powerful Interactions” with Children. Caregivers will learn that “everyday” interactions can become intentional and purposeful by following the steps of Powerful Interactions. Participants will understand why they are so important in increasing children’s learning and their effectiveness as a teacher.

Toxic Stress & Child Development

Sponsor: Nevada Institute for Children's Research and Policy
Begins: 12/17/2018   Ends: 12/17/2018   Hours: 1.00   City: Elko   
Time: 1:00PM-3:00PM
Trainer(s): Amanda Haboush-Deloye
Location: Family Resource Center
Location Address: 331 7th St,  Elko,  Elko
Contact Info: Amanda Haboush-Deloye   Phone: (702) 895-1040
Email: amanda.haboush@unlv.edu
No Charge       
Core Knowledge Area: Human Growth and Development
Training Summary: A child's earliest years are the most crucial for brain-development. Living in stressful-environments can negatively affect a child’s emotional,-social,and-physical-development. Through this training, attendees will be provided with an overview of how stress can affect brain-development,and be shown how to identify potentially-unsafe children and the steps to take when suspicion arises.

Enough Abuse: Child Sexual Abuse Prevention

Sponsor: Nevada Institute for Children's Research and Policy
Begins: 12/17/2018   Ends: 12/17/2018   Hours: 1.50   City: Elko   
Time: 3:00PM-5:00PM
Trainer(s): Amanda Haboush-Deloye
Location: Family Resource Center
Location Address: 331 7th St,  Elko,  Elko
Contact Info: Amanda Haboush-Deloye    Phone: (702) 895-1040
Email: amanda.haboush@unlv.edu
No Charge       
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: Child-sexual-abuse is a serious and pervasive public health-concern. This presentation will focus on the issues of child-sexual-abuse in Nevada and the importance of expanding efforts to prevent it. Participants will learn how to work together to prevent, report, and refer treatment and services to children and parents affected by this devastating issue.

Early Intervention: Referral Process

THIS TRAINING IS FULL
Begins: 12/17/2018   Ends: 12/17/2018   Hours: 2.00   City: Reno   
Time: 4:00PM-6:00PM
Trainer Name: Loren Kalisiak
Location: The Continuum
Location Address: 3700 Grant Drive,  Reno,  Washoe
Contact Info: Loren Kalisiak   Phone: (775) 527-9520
Email: lorenkalisiak@continuumreno.com
Cost: $15.00       
Registration Info: Please e-mail to register.
Core Knowledge Area: Human Growth and Development
Training Summary: Ever been worried about a child's development and did not know where to turn? Join this informational session regarding how to refer a child to Early Intervention services. Learn how to get those children the services they need.

Emergency Preparedness & Response Planning Resulting from a Natural or Man-Made Event

THIS TRAINING IS FULL
This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for Emergency Preparedness.
Sponsor: Las Vegas Urban League
Begins: 12/17/2018   Ends: 12/17/2018   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 6:00PM-8:00PM
Trainer(s): Susanne Villagracia
Location: Las Vegas
Location Address: 2470 N Decature Blvd; Suite 150 ,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Susanne Villagracia   Phone: (702) 473-9400 x416
Email: ECCTrainingProgram@lvul.org
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 12/14/2018.
Registration Info: Priority registration is for FFN/Family, Friend, Neighbor providers of the Urban League. Licensed providers will be offered registration on a limited basis; you must call/email to register no later than 48 business hrs prior to the training day. You must register yourself. No same day or walk-in registration permitted.
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: This safety training provides information that can reduce the threat to children and staff in an event of an emergency caused by a natural or man-made event inside or within close proximity of a facility.

On The Level – Positive Guidance

Sponsor: The Children's Cabinet (Reno)
Begins: 12/17/2018   Ends: 12/17/2018   Hours: 1.50   City: Reno   
Time: 6:30PM-8:00PM
Trainer(s): Richie Neils
Location: Live Webinar
Location Address: 1090 S. Rock Blvd ,  Reno,  Washoe
Contact Info: Elizabeth Roldan    Phone: (775) 856-0100
No Charge       
Registration Info: Participants will receive further information via email on how to access the training after registration.https://attendee.gototraining.com/r/2609342696008039681)
Core Knowledge Area: Positive Interactions and Guidance
Training Summary: A significant challenge facing after-school programs is guidance and discipline. One or two disruptive students can easily alter planned activities. Positive guidance and discipline are important tools for assuring all youth positively benefit from their program. This webinar explores different strategies and identifies ways to correct misbehavior in school-age youth.

Reducing the Risk of SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome) in Child Care

This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for SIDS (applicable to those working in facilities caring for infants 12 months and under).
Begins: 12/18/2018   Ends: 12/18/2018   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 7:30AM-9:30AM
Trainer Name: Ruxandra Draia
Location: UNLV/CSUN Preschool
Location Address: 4505 S Maryland Prkw,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Ms. Roxy   Phone: (702) 895-3779
Cost: $30.00       
Pre-registration required by 1/1/1900.
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: The purpose of this training is to help child care providers reduce the risk of SIDS by creating safer sleep environments for babies.

Nevada WebIZ: View Only & Data Entry

Sponsor: State of Nevada Immunization Program (WebIZ)
Begins: 12/18/2018   Ends: 12/18/2018   Hours: 2.00   City: Carson City   
Time: 9:00AM-11:00AM
Trainer(s): Jordan Hosmer-Henner
Location: Department of Public Safety
Location Address: 2101 Snyder Avenue,  Carson City,  Carson City
Contact Info: Jordan Hosmer-Henner   Phone: (775) 684-5996
Email: jhosmerhenner@health.nv.gov
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 12/17/2018.
Registration Info: This is a free training for those needing access to Nevada WebIZ for viewing or printing Official Immunization Records.
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: This training will provide attendees with the necessary skills to view or print immunization records in Nevada WebIZ the Nevada Immunization Information System. Users will be granted access to WebIZ. Nevada Registry training hours (2) will be granted upon completion.

Administration of the Brigance Screen III for Children 3-5 years

Begins: 12/18/2018   Ends: 12/18/2018   Hours: 3.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 9:00AM-11:00AM
Trainer Name: Mardene Meddock-Wright
Location: University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Location Address: 4505 S. Maryland Parkway,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Mardene Wright    Phone: (702) 895-3779
Email: mardene.wright@unlv.edu
Cost: $20.00       
Pre-registration required by 12/17/2018.
Registration Info: none
Core Knowledge Area: Observation and Assessment
Training Summary: Participants will be provided an overview of the Brigance Screens III for 3,4 and 5 year olds, practice the administration of the screen and completion of the data sheets, and analyze the screening results. In addition they will be given an overview of the Brigance Online Management System (OMS)

Building and Physical Premises Safety including the Storage and Handling of Bio-Contaminants and Hazardous Materials

THIS TRAINING IS FULL
This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for Building and Physical Premises Safety.
Sponsor: Las Vegas Urban League
Begins: 12/18/2018   Ends: 12/18/2018   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 9:30AM-11:30AM
Trainer(s): Tricia Bumanglag
Location: Las Vegas
Location Address: 2470 N. Decatur Blvd., Suite 150,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Tricia Bumanglag   Phone: (702) 473-9400 x415
Email: ECCTrainingProgram@lvul.org
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 12/14/2018.
Registration Info: Priority registration is for FFN/Family, Friend, Neighbor providers of the Urban League. Licensed providers will be offered registration on a limited basis; you must call/email to register no later than 48 business hrs prior to the training day. You must register yourself. No same day or walk-in registration permitted.
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: This safety training includes identification of and protection from hazards in the learning space that can cause bodily injury or harm to children and staff, including safety precautions when handling and storage of hazardous materials and the appropriate disposal of bio-contaminants.

Positive Behavior Supports in Preschool: Implementing the Pyramid Model and Prevent, Teach, Reinforce Strategies

Begins: 12/18/2018   Ends: 12/18/2018   Hours: 1.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Trainer Name: Claire Tredwell, Ph.D.
Location: UNLV/CSUN Preschool
Location Address: 4505 South Maryland Parkway,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Claire Tredwell, Ph.D.   Phone: (702) 895-3779
Email: claire.tredwell@unlv.edu
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 1/1/1900.
Registration Info: Call (702) 895-3779 for registration and specific directions to site. Lynn Bennett Early Childhood Education Center at UNLV
Core Knowledge Area: Positive Interactions and Guidance
Training Summary: Participants will review the TACSEI pyramid model and review specific strategies that support positive behavior outcomes in a preschool classroom setting.

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

THIS TRAINING IS FULL
This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for SIDS (applicable to those working in facilities caring for infants 12 months and under).
Sponsor: Las Vegas Urban League
Begins: 12/18/2018   Ends: 12/18/2018   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 6:00PM-8:00PM
Trainer(s): Krystal Rushing
Location: Las Vegas Urban League
Location Address: 2470 N. Decatur Blvd., Ste. 150,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Krystal Rushing    Phone: (702) 473-9400 x445
Email: ECCTrainingProgram@lvul.org
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 12/14/2018.
Registration Info: Priority registration is for FFN/Family, Friend, Neighbor providers of the Urban League. Licensed providers will be offered registration on a limited basis; you must call/email to register no later than 48 business hrs prior to the training day. You must register yourself. No same day or walk-in registration permitted.
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: SIDS is the sudden, unexplained death of a baby younger than 1 year of age that doesn’t have a known cause even after a complete investigation. Caregivers will learn the causes of SIDS and ways to reduce the risk of SIDS for children in their care.

NV WebIZ: Viewing & Navigating Training

Begins: 12/19/2018   Ends: 12/19/2018   Hours: 1.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 8:45AM-10:15AM
Trainer Name: Tamala Collins
Location: Clark County Government Center
Location Address: 500 S. Grand Central Pkwy.,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Janice Salazar or Tami Collins   Phone: (702) 486-0580
Email: jsalazar@health.nv.gov
No Charge       
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: This training will provide attendees with the necessary skills to view or print immunization records in the Nevada Immunization Information System (WEBIZ). Users will be granted access to WebIZ and will be eligible for Nevada Registry training hours (1) upon completion.

Dialogic Reading Strategies for Interactive Book Reading

Begins: 12/19/2018   Ends: 12/19/2018   Hours: 1.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 12:00PM-1:00PM
Trainer Name: Eileen Quinn
Location: University of Nevada, Las Vegas - UNLV/CSUN Preschool
Location Address: 4505 S Maryland Parkway,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Eileen Quinn   Phone: (702) 895-3779
Email: Eileen.Quinn@unlv.edu
Cost: $30.00       
Registration Info: Cross Streets: Maryland Parkway & Cottage Grove Allow time to get a parking pass Payment can only be made with a credit card, debit card or personal check -- Cash is not accepted
Core Knowledge Area: Environment & Curriculum
Training Summary: Attendees will learn the principles of Dialogic and Shared reading. They will apply the information gained to their current practices in literacy. They will get specific teaching instruction on how to make every picture book reading experience - interactive.

NV WebIZ: Viewing & Navigating Training

Begins: 12/19/2018   Ends: 12/19/2018   Hours: 1.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 1:00PM-2:30PM
Trainer Name: Tamala Collins
Location: Clark County Government Center
Location Address: 500 S. Grand Central Pkwy.,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Janice Salazar or Tami Collins   Phone: (702) 486-0580
Email: jsalazar@health.nv.gov
No Charge       
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: This training will provide attendees with the necessary skills to view or print immunization records in the Nevada Immunization Information System (WEBIZ). Users will be granted access to WebIZ and will be eligible for Nevada Registry training hours (1) upon completion.

Early Intervention: Referral Process

Begins: 12/19/2018   Ends: 12/19/2018   Hours: 2.00   City: Reno   
Time: 4:00PM-6:00PM
Trainer Name: Loren Kalisiak
Location: The Continuum
Location Address: 3700 Grant Drive,  Reno,  Washoe
Contact Info: Loren Kalisiak   Phone: (775) 527-9520
Email: lorenkalisiak@continuumreno.com
Cost: $15.00       
Registration Info: Please e-mail to register.
Core Knowledge Area: Human Growth and Development
Training Summary: Ever been worried about a child's development and did not know where to turn? Join this informational session regarding how to refer a child to Early Intervention services. Learn how to get those children the services they need.

Transportation and Field Trip Safety in the Early Childhood Environment

THIS TRAINING IS FULL
This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for Transportation Safety.
Sponsor: Las Vegas Urban League
Begins: 12/19/2018   Ends: 12/19/2018   Hours: 1.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 6:00PM-7:00PM
Trainer(s): Susanne Villagracia
Location: Las Vegas Urban League
Location Address: 2470 N. Decatur Blvd., Suite 150,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Susanne Villagracia   Phone: (702) 473-9400 x416
Email: ECCTrainingProgram@lvul.org
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 12/17/2018.
Registration Info: Priority registration is for FFN/Family, Friend, Neighbor providers of the Urban League. Licensed providers will be offered registration on a limited basis; you must call/email to register no later than 48 business hrs prior to the training day. You must register yourself. No same day or walk-in registration permitted.
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: This course presents recommended practices and policies for the safe, developmentally appropriate transport of young children to and from child care programs. Information is based primarily on federal safety standards and Nevada Child Care Licensing regulations.

Child Development

This training can be taken to meet the Child Development/Guidance & Discipline training requirement.
Begins: 12/20/2018   Ends: 12/20/2018   Hours: 3.00   City: Amargosa Valley   
Time: 8:00AM-11:00AM
Trainer Name: Marcel Chappuis Ph.D.
Location: Northwest Academy
Location Address: 1472 S. Hwy 373 ,  Amargosa Valley,  Nye
Contact Info: Kenia   Phone: (775) 372-1199 x214
No Charge       
Core Knowledge Area: Human Growth and Development
Training Summary: The class will present current knowledge concerning developmental stages from prenatal through adulthood. Each stage will be discussed as to critical and relevant dynamics and how they contribute to overall emotional growth. The impact of trauma and neglect will also be addressed.

Child Development

This training can be taken to meet the Child Development/Guidance & Discipline training requirement.
Begins: 12/20/2018   Ends: 12/20/2018   Hours: 3.00   City: Amargosa Valley   
Time: 8:00AM-11:00AM
Trainer Name: Marcel Chappuis Ph.D.
Location: Northwest Academy
Location Address: 1472 S. Hwy 373 ,  Amargosa Valley,  Nye
Contact Info: Kenia   Phone: (775) 372-1199 x214
No Charge       
Core Knowledge Area: Human Growth and Development
Training Summary: The class will present current knowledge concerning developmental stages from prenatal through adulthood. Each stage will be discussed as to critical and relevant dynamics and how they contribute to overall emotional growth. The impact of trauma and neglect will also be addressed.

Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse & Neglect

THIS TRAINING IS FULL
This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect.
Sponsor: Las Vegas Urban League
Begins: 12/20/2018   Ends: 12/20/2018   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 9:30AM-11:30AM
Trainer(s): Krystal Rushing
Location: Las Vegas Urban League
Location Address: 2470 N. Decatur Blvd., Ste. 150,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Krystal Rushing    Phone: (702) 473-9400 x469
Email: ECCTrainingProgram@lvul.org
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 12/18/2018.
Registration Info: Priority registration is for FFN/Family, Friend, Neighbor providers of the Urban League. Licensed providers will be offered registration on a limited basis; you must call/email to register no later than 48 business hrs prior to the training day. You must register yourself. No same day or walk-in registration permitted.
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: This training will provide FFN providers with knowledge and expand their understanding of child abuse and neglect as well as the regulations for reporting child abuse and neglect for children in their care.

Facilitating Quality Environments and Effective Strategies for Dual Language Learners

Begins: 12/20/2018   Ends: 12/20/2018   Hours: 1.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Trainer Name: Claire Tredwell, Ph.D.
Location: UNLV/CSUN Preschool
Location Address: 4505 South Maryland Parkway,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Claire Tredwell, Ph.D.   Phone: (702) 895-3779
Email: claire.tredwell@unlv.edu
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 1/1/1900.
Registration Info: Call (702) 895-3779 for registration and directions to site. Lynn Bennett Early Childhood Education Center at UNLV.
Core Knowledge Area: Environment & Curriculum
Training Summary: This session will address strategies and classroom environment preparation for early childhood educators in advancing language development for dual language learners with and without disabilities. Emphasis is placed on the contributions and assets that DLL offer in collaboration with family members and educators.

Supporting All Children's Learning with NAEYC Research Based Criteria Standards

Begins: 12/20/2018   Ends: 12/20/2018   Hours: 1.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 4:30PM-5:30PM
Trainer Name: Eileen Quinn
Location: UNLV/CSUN Preschool
Location Address: 4505 S Maryland Parkway,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Eileen Quinn   Phone: (702) 895-3779
Email: Eileen.Quinn@unlv.edu
Cost: $30.00       
Pre-registration required by 1/1/1900.
Registration Info: Payment can only be made with a credit card, debit card or personal check. Cash is not accepted
Core Knowledge Area: Environment & Curriculum
Training Summary: Participants will be given an indepth look at Standard 2 - Curriculum; it's rationale. They will learn to act with knowledge and purpose while supporting children's specific outcomes of learning/development. They will learn to implement intentional teaching strategies; child guided + adult guided = optimal learning.

Childhood Physical and Emotional Development

Sponsor: DCFS Early Childhood Mental Health Services Child Care Consultation
Begins: 12/20/2018   Ends: 12/20/2018   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 5:30PM-7:30PM
Trainer(s): Howard Giles
Location: West Charleston Library
Location Address: 6301 W Charleston Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89146,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Ashleigh Edwards   Phone: (702) 486-7764
No Charge       
Core Knowledge Area: Human Growth and Development
Training Summary: Define childhood development, identify developmental areas, and the importance of attachment to a primary caregiver. Developmental milestones up to age five are presented. Individual and environmental factors in development, such as health and housing, are discussed. Identifying a child's individual development for instruction and emotional support is explored.

Provider Billing Training

Sponsor: Las Vegas Urban League
Begins: 12/20/2018   Ends: 12/20/2018   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 6:00PM-8:00PM
Trainer(s): Mirna Mejia
Location: Las Vegas Urban League
Location Address: 2470 N. Decatur Blvd., Ste. 150,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Mirna Mejia   Phone: (702) 473-9400 x469
Email: ECCTrainingProgram@lvul.org
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 12/18/2018.
Registration Info: Priority registration is for FFN/Family, Friend, Neighbor providers of the Urban League. Licensed providers will be offered registration on a limited basis; you must call/email to register no later than 48 business hrs prior to the training day. You must register yourself. No same day or walk-in registration permitted.
Core Knowledge Area: Management & Administration
Training Summary: This training will provide knowledge and skills for FNN providers about the LVUL billing cycle process, how to properly complete time sheets, how to read the Reimbursement Detail Report, how to submit an adjustment and the importance of reporting all changes in a timely manner.

Childhood Nutrition “Making Healthy Choices”

This training can be taken to meet the Child Nutrition/Wellness training requirement. Wellness training must be completed annually.
Sponsor: Certified CPR
Begins: 12/20/2018   Ends: 12/20/2018   Hours: 2.00   City: Sparks   
Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM
Trainer(s): Kathy Etchemendy
Location: Pyramid Professional Center
Location Address: 2261 Pyramid Way #8,  Sparks,  Washoe
Contact Info: Sheri or Jason   Phone: (775) 691-9952
Email: CertifiedCPR@sbcglobal.net
Cost: $10.00       
Pre-registration required by 12/20/2018.
Registration Info: Walk ins Welcome if space allows. ***Don’t Forget to check out ALL of our other Trainings!
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: Participants will learn how to help children choose “Grow Food” and start making healthier choices for themselves. Participants will also learn about better activity choices for children.

What is Math Talk?

Begins: 12/21/2018   Ends: 12/21/2018   Hours: 3.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 8:00AM-11:00AM
Trainer Name: Brandi Hearst
Location: CornerStone
Location Address: 5825 W Eldora Ave,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Brandi Hearst   Phone: (702) 939-5050 x506
Email: BHearst@Ccanv.com
Cost: $15.00       
Pre-registration required by 1/1/1900.
Registration Info: Staff have priority, Registration is required and MUST be emailed to above email address.
Core Knowledge Area: Environment & Curriculum
Training Summary: Why is math talk essential to young children’s future math success? Describe principles of using math talk in birth through five-year-old classrooms. Understand the trajectory of oral language & math development referencing the I/T Early Learning Guidelines and the Pre-K Standards.

Teacher Sensitivity in Preschool: CLASS Assessment Dimension: Awareness and Responsiveness

Begins: 12/21/2018   Ends: 12/21/2018   Hours: 1.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 10:30AM-11:30AM
Trainer Name: Claire Tredwell, Ph.D.
Location: UNLV/CSUN Preschool
Location Address: 4505 South Maryland Parkway,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Claire Tredwell, Ph.D.   Phone: (702) 895-3779
Email: claire.tredwell@unlv.edu
No Charge       
Registration Info: CAll (702) 895-3779 to register by DEC 19th. and receive directions to site and for parking. Lynn Bennett Early Childhood Education Center at UNLV.
Core Knowledge Area: Observation and Assessment
Training Summary: Participants will gain an introductory awareness of the Classroom Assessment Scoring System (CLASS) related to the domain of emotional support and the dimension of teacher sensitivity in the classroom.

TC/PLC

Begins: 12/21/2018   Ends: 12/21/2018   Hours: 1.50   City: Reno   
Time: 11:00AM-12:30PM
Trainer Name: Sherry Waugh
Location: William Raggio Building room 2003
Location Address: 1664 N. Virginia St.,  Reno,  Washoe
Contact Info: Sherry Waugh   Phone: (775) 682-6840
Email: swaugh@unr.edu
No Charge       
Core Knowledge Area: Environment & Curriculum
Training Summary: Teachers will work in small groups to reflect and observe how children explore, invent and construct.

Teacher Sensitivity in Preschool: CLASS Assessment Dimension: Awareness and Responsiveness

Begins: 12/21/2018   Ends: 12/21/2018   Hours: 1.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Trainer Name: Claire Tredwell, Ph.D.
Location: UNLV/CSUN Preschool
Location Address: 4505 South Maryland Parkway,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Claire Tredwell, Ph.D.   Phone: (702) 895-3779
Email: claire.tredwell@unlv.edu
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 12/19/2018.
Registration Info: CAll (702) 895-3779 to register by DEC 19th. and receive directions to site and for parking. Lynn Bennett Early Childhood Education Center at UNLV.
Core Knowledge Area: Observation and Assessment
Training Summary: Participants will gain an introductory awareness of the Classroom Assessment Scoring System (CLASS) related to the domain of emotional support and the dimension of teacher sensitivity in the classroom.

"Let's Play!" Play Leads To Creativity, Growth & Development and Learning New Skills

Begins: 12/21/2018   Ends: 12/21/2018   Hours: 1.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 5:30PM-6:30PM
Trainer Name: Eileen Quinn
Location: UNLV/CSUN Preschool - Lynn Bennett Early Childhood Education Center
Location Address: 4505 S Maryland Parkway,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Eileen Quinn, M. Ed   Phone: (702) 895-3779
Email: Eileen.Quinn@unlv.edu
Cost: $20.00       
Pre-registration required by 12/20/2018.
Registration Info: Cross Streets: Maryland Parkway & Cottage Grove. Allow time to get a parking pass from the Receptionist Desk. Payment can only be made with a credit card, debit card or personal check; cash is not accepted.
Core Knowledge Area: Environment & Curriculum
Training Summary: Participants will be trained on the benefits of play for all children and teaching social skills to build friendships. They will learn about managing quality infant, toddler and preschool environments that support children's play. They will visit infant, toddler and preschool classrooms.

Families is Crisis

Begins: 12/28/2018   Ends: 12/28/2018   Hours: 1.00   City: Elko   
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Trainer Name: Jennifer Kellogg
Location: NEIS
Location Address: 1020 Ruby Vista Drive Suite #102,  Elko,  Elko
Contact Info: Jennifer Kellogg   Phone: (509) 207-0135
Email: jengrey69@gmail.com
No Charge       
Registration Info: Snacks included.
Core Knowledge Area: Family & Community Relationships
Training Summary: Families in crisis are everywhere. We interact with them daily and may not even know their struggles. This training will help you identify the resources available in our community to help families that need it.

Reducing the Risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for SIDS (applicable to those working in facilities caring for infants 12 months and under).
Sponsor: Certified CPR
Begins: 1/5/2019   Ends: 1/5/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Sparks   
Time: 9:00AM-11:00AM
Trainer(s): Kathy Etchemendy
Location: Pyramid Professional Center
Location Address: 2351 Pyramid Way #18,  Sparks,  Washoe
Contact Info: Sheri or Jason   Phone: (775) 691-9952
Email: certifiedcpr@sbcglobal.net
Cost: $10.00       
Pre-registration required by 1/4/2019.
Registration Info: Walk-ins welcome if space allows. You may register by calling/texting 775-691-9952 or online by going to our website at Certified-CPR.com.
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: Participants will learn the definition of SIDS, current scientific theories, risk factors and more. This training will fulfill your Nevada Registry and Child Care Licensing requirement.

What Do You Do with the Mad that You Feel- Helping Children Manage Anger and Learn Self-Control

Sponsor: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension - Las Vegas
Begins: 1/5/2019   Ends: 1/5/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 9:00AM-11:00AM
Trainer(s): Sarah Wright
Location: University of Nevada Coop Ext
Location Address: 8050 Paradise Rd.,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Cathryn Peshlakai   Phone: (702) 257-5561
Email: peshlakaic@unce.unr.edu
No Charge       
Registration Info: Create a user ID on www.Eventbrite.com Go to https://www.facebook.com/CCPTatUNCE for the link to register for training.
Core Knowledge Area: Positive Interactions and Guidance
Training Summary: The goals of this training are to help participants know that controlling angry feelings is a skill children learn from the people who care for them and to understand that in order for children to find healthy outlets for anger, they must first develop self-control.
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Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect

This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect.
Sponsor: Certified CPR
Begins: 1/5/2019   Ends: 1/5/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Sparks   
Time: 11:00AM-1:00PM
Trainer(s): Kathy Etchemendy
Location: Pyramid Professional Center
Location Address: 2351 Pyramid Way #18,  Sparks,  Washoe
Contact Info: Sheri or Jason   Phone: (775) 691-9952
Email: certifiedcpr@sbcglobal.net
Cost: $10.00       
Pre-registration required by 1/4/2019.
Registration Info: You may register by calling/texting 775-691-9952 or online at Certified-CPR.com. Walk-ins welcome if space allows. Please arrive 10-15 minutes early for sign in.
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: Participants will learn the different types of abuse as well as signs and symptoms of each. They will learn when and how to report and how much time they have to do so. This training will fulfill your requirement for Nevada Registry as well as Child Care Licensing.

Setting the Stage for Dramatic Play in the Preschool

Sponsor: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension - Las Vegas
Begins: 1/5/2019   Ends: 1/5/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 12:00PM-2:00PM
Trainer(s): Sarah Wright
Location: University of Nevada Coop Ext
Location Address: 8050 Paradise Rd, #100,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Cathryn   Phone: (702) 257-5561
Email: peshlakaic@unce.unr.edu
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 1/3/2019.
Registration Info: Register on Eventbrite.com After creating an account go to https://www.facebook.com/CCPTatUNCE for the registration page link.
Core Knowledge Area: Environment & Curriculum
Training Summary: This training will focus on ways to enhance learning through dramatic play. Participants will identify the importance of incorporating dramatic play in the classroom and ideas for making play meaningful in the dramatic play area.

Transitions Are Learning Moments!

Begins: 1/7/2019   Ends: 1/7/2019   Hours: 3.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 9:00AM-12:00PM
Trainer Name: Kelly May
Location: Urban League
Location Address: 2470 N Decatur Blvd,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Mirna Mejia   Phone: (702) 410-9906
Email: mmejia@lvul.org
No Charge       
Core Knowledge Area: Environment & Curriculum
Training Summary: Transitions can take a large part of a child's day. Participants will learn that transitions can be filled with appropriate learning moments which in turn promotes high quality learning for children.

Toxic Stress & Child Development

Sponsor: Nevada Institute for Children's Research and Policy
Begins: 1/11/2019   Ends: 1/11/2019   Hours: 1.00   City: Virginia City   
Time: 2:30PM-4:30PM
Trainer(s): Jay Cafferata
Location: Virginia City Community Center
Location Address: 175 Carson Street,  Virginia City,  Storey
Contact Info: Amanda Haboush-Deloye   Phone: (702) 895-1040
Email: amanda.haboush@unlv.edu
No Charge       
Core Knowledge Area: Human Growth and Development
Training Summary: A child's earliest years are the most crucial for brain-development. Living in stressful-environments can negatively affect a child’s emotional,-social,and-physical-development. Through this training, attendees will be provided with an overview of how stress can affect brain-development,and be shown how to identify potentially-unsafe children and the steps to take when suspicion arises.

Transitions Are Learning Moments!

Begins: 1/12/2019   Ends: 1/12/2018   Hours: 3.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 9:00AM-12:00PM
Trainer Name: Kelly May
Location: Urban League
Location Address: 2470 N Decatur Blvd,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Mirna Mejia   Phone: (702) 410-9906
Email: mmejia@lvul.org
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 12/14/2018.
Core Knowledge Area: Environment & Curriculum
Training Summary: Transitions can take a large part of a child's day. Participants will learn that transitions can be filled with appropriate learning moments which in turn promotes high quality learning for children.

Emergency Preparedness & Response Planning Resulting from a Natural or Man-Made Event

This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for Emergency Preparedness.
Sponsor: Certified CPR
Begins: 1/12/2019   Ends: 1/12/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Sparks   
Time: 9:00AM-11:00AM
Trainer(s): Kathy Etchemendy
Location: Pyramid Professional Center
Location Address: 2261 Pyramid Way #8,  Sparks,  Washoe
Contact Info: Sheri or Jason   Phone: (775) 691-9952
Email: certifiedcpr@sbcglobal.net
Cost: $15.00       
Pre-registration required by 1/11/2019.
Registration Info: Walk ins Welcome if Space Allows You may Register online at Certified-CPR.com under Child Care Trainings, or by calling/texting 775-691-9952 ***Check our ALL of our Provider Trainings!!
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: Take this Training to incorporate Nevada Child Care Regulation NAC432.A.250 (Building and grounds) and NAC432A.415 (Safety and sanitation of toys and other objects used in play) as well as meeting Nevada Registry Requirements.

Transportation and Field Trip Safety in the Early Childhood Environment

This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for Transportation Safety.
Begins: 1/12/2019   Ends: 1/12/2019   Hours: 1.00   City: North Las Vegas   
Time: 9:30AM-10:30AM
Trainer Name: Julie Mathews
Location: Creative Kids Learning Center
Location Address: 2385 W. Deer Springs Way,  North Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Julie Mathews   Phone: (702) 476-0009
Email: jmathews@creativekidslearningcenter.com
Cost: $12.00       
Pre-registration required by 1/11/2019.
Registration Info: Super Saturday- Building and Premises Safety, Emergency Preparedness and Transportation Safety all offered. All three classes $30, Individual classes $12 each. Cash Payments only please.
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: In this training we will discuss how to safely transport children and how to keep children safe during a field trip.

Emergency Preparedness and Response Planning Resulting from a Natural or Man-Made Event

This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for Emergency Preparedness.
Begins: 1/12/2019   Ends: 1/12/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: North Las Vegas   
Time: 10:30AM-12:30PM
Trainer Name: Julie Mathews
Location: Creative Kids Learning Center
Location Address: 2385 W. Deer Springs Way,  North Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Julie Mathews   Phone: (702) 476-0009
Email: jmathews@creativekidslearningcenter.com
Cost: $12.00       
Pre-registration required by 1/11/2019.
Registration Info: Super Saturday- Building and Premises Safety, Emergency Preparedness and Transportation safety all offered. All three classes $30, Individual Classes $12 each. Cash Payments only please.
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: In this class participants will learn how to prepare and respond to an emergency or disaster.

Building and Physical Premises Safety including the Storage and Handling of Bio-Contaminants and Hazardous Materials

This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for Building and Physical Premises Safety.
Sponsor: Certified CPR
Begins: 1/12/2019   Ends: 1/12/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Sparks   
Time: 11:15AM-1:15PM
Trainer(s): Kathy Etchemendy
Location: Pyramid Professiona Center
Location Address: 2261 Pyramid Way #8,  Sparks,  Washoe
Contact Info: Sheri or Jason   Phone: (775) 691-9952
Email: certifiedcpr@sbcglobal.net
Cost: $15.00       
Pre-registration required by 1/11/2019.
Registration Info: **Walk ins Welcome if Space Allows You may Register online at Certified-CPR.com under Child Care Trainings, or by calling/texting 775-691-9952 ***Check our ALL of our Provider Trainings!!
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: Participants will learn all the necessary information to keep kids and staff safe. What to look for, how to respond, and strategies.

Supporting Positive Development

Begins: 1/12/2019   Ends: 1/12/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Fernley   
Time: 11:30AM-2:30PM
Trainer Name: Evelyn Knight
Location: Zoo'n Around Preschool
Location Address: 380 Crimson Rd.,  Fernley,  Lyon
Contact Info: Evelyn    Phone: (775) 575-9666
Email: evelyn@zoonaround.net
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 1/10/2019.
Core Knowledge Area: Human Growth and Development
Training Summary: We will be exploring Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs and how meeting these needs support positive social/emotional development. Most behavior issues stem from a child's needs not being met. Maslow's Hierarchy can help providers understand why unmet needs cause negative behaviors.

Supporting Positive Development

Begins: 1/12/2019   Ends: 1/12/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Fernley   
Time: 11:30AM-2:30PM
Trainer Name: Evelyn Knight
Location: Zoo'n Around Preschool
Location Address: 380 Crimson Rd.,  Fernley,  Lyon
Contact Info: Evelyn    Phone: (775) 575-9666
Email: evelyn@zoonaround.net
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 1/10/2019.
Core Knowledge Area: Human Growth and Development
Training Summary: We will be exploring Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs and how meeting these needs support positive social/emotional development. Most behavior issues stem from a child's needs not being met. Maslow's Hierarchy can help providers understand why unmet needs cause negative behaviors.

Building and Physical Premises Safety including the Storage and Handling of Bio-Contaminates and Hazardous Materials

This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for Building and Physical Premises Safety.
Begins: 1/12/2019   Ends: 1/12/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: North Las Vegas   
Time: 12:30PM-2:30PM
Trainer Name: Julie Mathews
Location: Creative Kids Learning Center
Location Address: 2385 W. Deer Springs Way,  North Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Julie Mathews   Phone: (702) 476-0009
Email: jmathews@creativekidslearningcenter.com
Cost: $12.00       
Pre-registration required by 1/11/2019.
Registration Info: Super Saturday- Building and Physical Premises Safety, Transportation Safety and Emergency Preparedness all offered. All three classes $30- Individual Classes $12 each. Cash Payments only please.
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: This training will discuss Building and Physical Premises Safety including the storage and handling of Bio-Contaminates and Hazardous Materials. Course objectives follow the guidelines from the licensing requirements for this class.

Transportation and Field Trip Safety in the Early Childhood Environment

This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for Transportation Safety.
Sponsor: Certified CPR
Begins: 1/12/2019   Ends: 1/12/2019   Hours: 1.00   City: Sparks   
Time: 1:30PM-2:30PM
Trainer(s): Kathy Etchemendy
Location: Pyramid Professional Center
Location Address: 2261 Pyramid Way #8,  Sparks,  Washoe
Contact Info: Sheri or Jason   Phone: (775) 691-9952
Email: certifiedcpr@sbcglobal.net
Cost: $10.00       
Pre-registration required by 1/11/2019.
Registration Info: *Walkins Welcome if Space Allows Don’t Forget to check out ALL of our Provider Trainings!!!
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: Participants will gain knowledge on safe transportation as listed in the National Transportation Safety Board, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and Nevada Child Care Licensing.

Reducing the Risk of SIDS in Child Care

This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for SIDS (applicable to those working in facilities caring for infants 12 months and under).
Begins: 1/15/2019   Ends: 1/15/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 1:00PM-3:00PM
Trainer Name: Lori Bossy
Location: Montessori Visions Academy
Location Address: 3551 E. Sunset Road,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Lori Bossy   Phone: (702) 451-9801
Email: info@montessorivisions.com
Cost: $5.00       
Pre-registration required by 1/11/2019.
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: Participants will learn the facts about SIDS, including the causes and ways to reduce the risk of a SIDS death. Participants will also learn about "Back to Sleep" and SIDS death statistics.

Preventing Power Struggles

Sponsor: DCFS Early Childhood Mental Health Services Child Care Consultation
Begins: 1/15/2019   Ends: 1/15/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 5:30PM-7:30PM
Trainer(s): Howard Giles
Location: West Charleston Library
Location Address: 6301 W Charleston Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89146,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Ashleigh Edwards   Phone: (702) 486-7764
No Charge       
Core Knowledge Area: Positive Interactions and Guidance
Training Summary: Teachers and parents will understand how to recognize and prevent a power struggle with a child, as well as how to handle a power struggle once it has begun and problem-solve to prevent them in the future.

A Moving Child is a Learning Child

Sponsor: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension - Las Vegas
Begins: 1/19/2019   Ends: 1/19/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 9:00AM-11:00AM
Trainer(s): Sarah Wright, Sarah Wright
Location: University of Nevada Coop Ext
Location Address: 8050 Paradise Rd,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Cathryn Peshlakai   Phone: (702) 257-5561
Email: peshlakaic@unce.unr.edu
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 1/17/2019.
Registration Info: Register on online at Eventbrite.com Create an account then go to https://www.facebook.com/CCPTatUNCE for the registration page link
Core Knowledge Area: Environment & Curriculum
Training Summary: This training focuses on a comprehensive understanding of movement and its relationship to learning in young children. Participants will learn how to facilitate learning through active play.

Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect

This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect.
Sponsor: Nevada Institute for Children's Research and Policy
Begins: 1/19/2019   Ends: 1/19/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Carson City   
Time: 10:00AM-12:00PM
Trainer(s): Jay Cafferata
Location: Creativity Corner
Location Address: 2323 N Carson St, Carson City, NV 89706,  Carson City,  Carson City
Contact Info: Amanda Haboush-Deloye   Phone: (702) 895-1040
No Charge       
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: Child-abuse-and-neglect is not selective. It exists in all segments of our society. This training will teach individuals how to recognize characteristics of abused-and-neglected children and characteristics of abusers, defining who is a mandated-reporter, and identifying steps involved in reporting suspected child-abuse-and-neglect, and finally community-based resources for families and caregivers.

Strategies to Develop Social and Emotional Literacy in Infants, Toddlers & Twos

Sponsor: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension - Las Vegas
Begins: 1/19/2019   Ends: 1/19/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 12:00PM-2:00PM
Trainer(s): Sarah Wright
Location: University of Nevada Coop Ext
Location Address: 8050 Paradise Rd, #100,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Cathryn   Phone: (702) 257-5561
Email: peshlakaic@unce.unr.edu
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 1/17/2019.
Registration Info: Register on Eventbrite.com Create an account and then go to https://www.facebook.com/CCPTatUNCE for the registration page link.
Core Knowledge Area: Human Growth and Development
Training Summary: Participants will discuss best practices for children considering their age, developmental, cultural and individual needs so that social-emotional development can be promoted, problems in behavior can be anticipated and prevented more easily and that individualized support can be given to children who need it.

Attachment Issues of Childhood

Sponsor: DCFS Early Childhood Mental Health Services Child Care Consultation
Begins: 1/22/2019   Ends: 1/22/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 5:30PM-7:30PM
Trainer(s): Howard Giles
Location: West Charleston Library
Location Address: 6301 W Charleston Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89146,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Ashleigh Edwards   Phone: (702) 486-7764
No Charge       
Core Knowledge Area: Human Growth and Development
Training Summary: Attachment is the essential bond between a child and one primary caregiver, which is essential for healthy development in every area, especially in social and emotional health. Adult learners will be presented with how attachment is formed, why it is important and how children with broken attachments can be supported.

Medication Administration and the Prevention of and Response to Food and Other Allergies in the Child Care Environment

This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for Medication Administration.
Sponsor: Certified CPR
Begins: 1/26/2019   Ends: 1/26/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Sparks   
Time: 11:15AM-1:15PM
Trainer(s): Deborah Pontius
Location: Pyramid Professional Center
Location Address: 2261 Pyramid Way #8,  Sparks,  Washoe
Contact Info: Sheri or Jason   Phone: (775) 691-9952
Email: certifiedcpr@sbcglobal.net
Cost: $20.00       
Pre-registration required by 1/25/2019.
Registration Info: You may Register by going to our website at Certified-CPR.com, or by calling/texting us at 775-691-9952. Walk-ins welcome if space allows. **Don't forget to check out ALL of our other trainings!
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: Class covers NRS & NAC medication administration regulations, the seven rights of medication administration, safe & effective storage, handling and administering medication, the eight major food allergens, recommended procedures for prevention of food allergies & anaphylaxis including actual practice w/epi pens and signs & symptoms of allergic response.

Prevention of Shaken Baby Syndrome and Abusive Head Trauma

This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for Shaken Baby Syndrome (applicable to those working in facilities caring for infants 12 months and under).
Sponsor: Certified CPR
Begins: 1/26/2019   Ends: 1/26/2019   Hours: 1.00   City: Sparks   
Time: 1:30PM-2:30PM
Trainer(s): Deborah Pontius
Location: Pyramid Professional Center
Location Address: 2261 Pyramid Way #8,  Sparks,  Washoe
Contact Info: Sheri or Jason   Phone: (775) 691-9952
Email: certifiedcpr@sbcglobal.net
Cost: $10.00       
Pre-registration required by 1/25/2019.
Registration Info: You may register by going to our website at Certified-CPR.com, or by calling/texting 775-691-9952. Walk-ins welcome if space allows. ***Don't forget to check out ALL of our other trainings!!
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: Training content includes the risk factors, signs & symptoms,long term effects, how to identify & prevent and education parents on Shaken Baby Syndrome and Abusive Head Trauma.

Reducing the Risk of SIDS in Child Care

This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for SIDS (applicable to those working in facilities caring for infants 12 months and under).
Begins: 1/29/2019   Ends: 1/29/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 1:00PM-3:00PM
Trainer Name: Lori Bossy
Location: Montessori Visions Academy
Location Address: 3551 E. Sunset Road,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Lori Bossy   Phone: (702) 451-9801
Email: info@montessorivisions.com
Cost: $5.00       
Pre-registration required by 1/25/2019.
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: Participants will learn the facts about SIDS, including the causes and ways to reduce the risk of a SIDS death. Participants will also learn about "Back to Sleep" and SIDS death statistics.

One in Christ: A Study for Christian Spiritual Growth

Begins: 1/30/2019   Ends: 1/30/2019   Hours: 1.00   City: Henderson   
Time: 1:15PM-2:15PM
Trainer Name: Paul Kolander
Location: Green Valley Lutheran Preschool & Kindergarten
Location Address: 1799 Wigwam Pkwy.,  Henderson,  Clark
Contact Info: Jenette Mancuso   Phone: (702) 454-0004
Email: prek@greenvalleylutheran.com
No Charge       
Core Knowledge Area: Family & Community Relationships
Training Summary: Participants will be reading, exploring & discussing Old & New Testament Bible stories to gain a deeper, personal understanding. Participants will also collaborate with others to discuss how to teach the stories in an early childhood classroom using kid friendly language, creative story telling and developmentally appropriate lesson ideas.

Imagine a Whole New World of Learning- Infant Toddler Cognitive Development

Sponsor: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension - Las Vegas
Begins: 2/2/2019   Ends: 2/2/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 9:00AM-11:00AM
Trainer(s): Sarah Wright
Location: University of Nevada Coop Ext
Location Address: 8050 Paradise Rd, #100,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Cathryn   Phone: (702) 257-5561
Email: peshlakaic@unce.unr.edu
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 1/31/2019.
Registration Info: Register on Eventbrite.com Create an account and then go to https://www.facebook.com/CCPTatUNCE for the registration page link.
Core Knowledge Area: Human Growth and Development
Training Summary: This training will focus on brain development, learning opportunities and the role of the caregiver in facilitating the process of the cognitive development of infants and toddlers.

Smooth Moves: Transitions for Infants, Toddlers & Twos

Sponsor: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension - Las Vegas
Begins: 2/2/2019   Ends: 2/2/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 12:00PM-2:00PM
Trainer(s): Sarah Wright
Location: University of Nevada Coop Ext
Location Address: 8050 Paradise Rd,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Cathryn Peshlakai   Phone: (702) 257-5561
Email: peshlakaic@unce.unr.edu
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 1/31/2019.
Registration Info: Register on www.eventbrite.com then go to https://www.facebook.com/CCPTatUNCE for the registration page link.
Core Knowledge Area: Environment & Curriculum
Training Summary: Day-to-day routines and transitions between them make up most of infant and toddler curriculum. Children often gain the most from what happens in everyday routines. This training provides ideas and strategies for moving smoothly through the day and making the most of transitions.

Positive Guidance

This training can be taken to meet the Child Development/Guidance & Discipline training requirement.
Begins: 2/9/2019   Ends: 2/9/2019   Hours: 3.00   City: North Las Vegas   
Time: 9:30AM-12:30PM
Trainer Name: Julie Mathews
Location: Creative Kids Learning Center
Location Address: 2385 W. Deer Springs Way,  North Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Julie Mathews   Phone: (702) 476-0009
Email: jmathews@creativekidslearningcenter.com
Cost: $15.00       
Registration Info: Nutrition training available same day for $12 more- Cash or Money order accepted. No checks or credit cards.
Core Knowledge Area: Positive Interactions and Guidance
Training Summary: In this training participants will learn strategies to implement positive guidance versus discipline. They will learn how to work with children and meet them at their level for positive outcomes.

Keeping Children Healthy Through Nutrition and Physical Activity

This training can be taken to meet the Child Nutrition/Wellness training requirement. Wellness training must be completed annually.
Begins: 2/9/2019   Ends: 2/9/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: North Las Vegas   
Time: 12:30PM-2:30PM
Trainer Name: Julie Mathews
Location: Creative Kids Learning Center
Location Address: 2385 W. Deer Springs Way,  North Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Julie Mathews   Phone: (702) 476-0009
Email: jmathews@creativekidslearningcenter.com
Cost: $12.00       
Pre-registration required by 2/8/2019.
Registration Info: Positive Guidance training available the same day for $15 more from 9:30am-12:30pm.
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: In this training participants will learn how they can help children make healthy lifestyle choices. We will discuss childhood obesity and exposing children to healthy foods, and we will talk about how physical activity helps to reduce the risk of childhood obesity.

Reducing the Risk of SIDS in Child Care

This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for SIDS (applicable to those working in facilities caring for infants 12 months and under).
Begins: 2/12/2019   Ends: 2/12/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 1:00PM-3:00PM
Trainer Name: Lori Bossy
Location: Montessori Visions Academy
Location Address: 3551 E. Sunset Road,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Lori Bossy   Phone: (702) 451-9801
Email: info@montessorivisions.com
Cost: $5.00       
Pre-registration required by 2/8/2019.
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: Participants will learn the facts about SIDS, including the causes and ways to reduce the risk of a SIDS death. Participants will also learn about "Back to Sleep" and SIDS death statistics.

Kids 'R' Kind: Managing Classroom Behavior... and our Expectations

Begins: 2/16/2019   Ends: 2/16/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 9:00AM-11:00AM
Trainer Name: James Lucas
Co-Trainer(s): Kelly Techo
Location: Hilton Elara Hotel
Location Address: 80 E Harmon Ave.,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Megan North   Phone: (770) 279-7777
Email: megan@kidsrkids.com
Cost: $85.00       
Pre-registration required by 1/18/2019.
Core Knowledge Area: Positive Interactions and Guidance
Training Summary: This training, at the beginner level, offers a solid overview of effective, non-punitive, classroom management techniques.

Planting the Seeds of Learning- Infant, Toddlers & Preschool (Ages & Stages 1 & 2)

Sponsor: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension - Las Vegas
Begins: 2/16/2019   Ends: 2/16/2019   Hours: 3.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 9:00AM-12:00PM
Trainer(s): Sarah Wright
Location: University of Nevada Coop Ext
Location Address: 8050 Paradise Rd,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Cathryn Peshlakai   Phone: (702) 257-5561
Email: peshlakaic@unce.unr.edu
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 2/15/2019.
Registration Info: Register by going to Eventbrite.com Create an account then go to https://www.facebook.com/CCPTatUNCE for the registration page link.
Core Knowledge Area: Human Growth and Development
Training Summary: Participants will review the basics of development for infants, toddlers and preschoolers. Participants will learn the keys to successful development in all four areas at each age level and learn successful activities and learning strategies. Participants will discuss the importance of nurturing relationships and a quality environment.

Kids 'R' Safe: Tools for Self-Regulation

Begins: 2/16/2019   Ends: 2/16/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 11:00AM-1:00PM
Trainer Name: James Lucas
Location: Hilton Elara Hotel
Location Address: 80 E. Harmon Avenue,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Megan North   Phone: (770) 279-7777
Email: megan@kidsrkids.com
Cost: $85.00       
Pre-registration required by 1/18/2019.
Core Knowledge Area: Positive Interactions and Guidance
Training Summary: The class will address composure strategies and creation of a calm corner to help children manage stress in the classroom.

Creating Compassionate Children

Begins: 2/18/2019   Ends: 2/18/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 8:30AM-10:30AM
Trainer Name: James Lucas
Co-Trainer(s): Kelly Techo
Location: Hilton Elara Hotel
Location Address: 80 E Harmon Ave,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Megan North   Phone: (770) 279-7777
Email: megan@kidsrkids.com
Cost: $85.00       
Pre-registration required by 1/18/2019.
Core Knowledge Area: Positive Interactions and Guidance
Training Summary: In this social-emotional class, we aim to coach children to learn healthier ways to empathize with all others and learn the steps to sincerely say they are sorry.

Bouncing Back! Activities in Resilience for the Developing Child

Begins: 2/18/2019   Ends: 2/18/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 10:30AM-12:30PM
Trainer Name: James Lucas
Co-Trainer(s): Kelly Techo
Location: Hilton Elara Hotel
Location Address: 80 E Harmon Ave ,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Megan North   Phone: (770) 279-7777
Email: megan@kidsrkids.com
Cost: $85.00       
Pre-registration required by 1/18/2019.
Core Knowledge Area: Positive Interactions and Guidance
Training Summary: This training will allow participants to obtain a basic understanding of resiliency and its relevance in the classroom, as well as developmentally appropriate activities that build resiliency in young children. 

Kids 'R' Kind: Appropriate Consequences & Conflict Resolution

Begins: 2/18/2019   Ends: 2/18/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 1:00PM-3:00PM
Trainer Name: James Lucas
Co-Trainer(s): Kelly Techo
Location: Hilton Elara Hotel
Location Address: 80 E Harmon Ave 89109,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Megan North   Phone: (770) 279-7777
Email: megan@kidsrkids.com
Cost: $85.00       
Pre-registration required by 1/18/2019.
Core Knowledge Area: Positive Interactions and Guidance
Training Summary: This training will allow participants to understand and see how to offer appropriate consequences and resolve conflicts in a positive guidance model of behavior management.

Kids ‘R’ Kind at School

Begins: 2/18/2019   Ends: 2/18/2019   Hours: 1.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Trainer Name: James Lucas
Co-Trainer(s): Kelly Techo
Location: Hilton Elara Hotel
Location Address: 80 E Harmon Ave ,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Megan North   Phone: (770) 279-7777
Email: mnorth@kidsrkids.com
Cost: $85.00       
Pre-registration required by 1/18/2019.
Core Knowledge Area: Positive Interactions and Guidance
Training Summary: The class will integrate social-emotional well-being strategies into their current curriculum. Participants will state and demonstrate rituals to connect with children and incorporate social-emotional awareness to promote cooperation.

Prevention of Shaken Baby Syndrome and Abusive Head Trauma

This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for Shaken Baby Syndrome (applicable to those working in facilities caring for infants 12 months and under).
Begins: 2/23/2019   Ends: 2/23/2019   Hours: 1.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 8:30AM-9:30AM
Trainer Name: Diane Heiseler
Location: Seaton Academy West
Location Address: 3801 North Campbell Road,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Diane Heiseler   Phone: (702) 981-1703
Email: DIANEMH2015@OUTLOOK.COM
Cost: $10.00       
Pre-registration required by 2/22/2019.
Registration Info: PLEASE PLAN TO ARRIVE AT LEAST 15 MINUTES EARLY PAYMENT IS CASH ONLY CALL OR TEXT TO REGISTER
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: By attending the training, participants will learn the risk factors, symptoms of SBS, long-term effects, how to prevent SBS, and how to educate parents on SBS and abusive head trauma.

Curriculum and Assessment- Understanding Child Care Regulations

Sponsor: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension - Las Vegas
Begins: 3/9/2019   Ends: 3/9/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 9:00AM-11:00AM
Trainer(s): Sarah Wright
Location: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
Location Address: 8050 Paradise Rd. #100,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Cathryn Peshlakai   Phone: (702) 257-5561
Email: peshlakaic@unce.unr.edu
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 3/7/2019.
Registration Info: Registration required through www.Eventbrite.com. Set up a user account and then go to https://www.facebook.com/CCPTatUNCE for the link to register page.
Core Knowledge Area: Environment & Curriculum
Training Summary: This training is designed to help child care providers understand the child care licensing regulations related to curriculum and assessments. Learn how to write and implement a written curriculum plan and a written assessment plan. Engage in activities and discussions related to planning and teaching curriculum.

Toxic Stress & Child Development

Sponsor: Nevada Institute for Children's Research and Policy
Begins: 3/9/2019   Ends: 3/9/2019   Hours: 1.00   City: Carson City   
Time: 10:00AM-12:00PM
Trainer(s): Jay Cafferata
Location: Creativity Corner
Location Address: 2323 N Carson St, Carson City, NV 89706,  Carson City,  Carson City
Contact Info: Amanda Haboush-Deloye   Phone: (702) 895-1040
Email: amanda.haboush@unlv.edu
No Charge       
Core Knowledge Area: Human Growth and Development
Training Summary: A child's earliest years are the most crucial for brain-development. Living in stressful-environments can negatively affect a child’s emotional,-social,and-physical-development. Through this training, attendees will be provided with an overview of how stress can affect brain-development,and be shown how to identify potentially-unsafe children and the steps to take when suspicion arises.

Understanding Temperaments

Sponsor: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension - Las Vegas
Begins: 3/9/2019   Ends: 3/9/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 12:00PM-2:00PM
Trainer(s): Sarah Wright
Location: University of Nevada Coop Ext
Location Address: 8050 Paradise Rd,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Cathryn Peshlakai   Phone: (702) 257-5561
Email: peshlakaic@unce.unr.edu
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 3/7/2019.
Registration Info: Create a user ID on www.Eventbrite.com Go to https://www.facebook.com/CCPTatUNCE for the link to register for training.
Core Knowledge Area: Positive Interactions and Guidance
Training Summary: This training will discuss what is temperament, the nine temperament traits and how temperaments affect relationships. Participants learn strategies to help them be successful in relationships with children.

Reducing the Risk of SIDS in Child Care

This training can be taken to meet the initial training requirement for SIDS (applicable to those working in facilities caring for infants 12 months and under).
Begins: 3/12/2019   Ends: 3/12/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 1:00PM-3:00PM
Trainer Name: Lori Bossy
Location: Montessori Visions Academy
Location Address: 3551 E. Sunset Road,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Lori Bossy   Phone: (702) 451-9801
Email: info@montessorivisions.com
Cost: $5.00       
Pre-registration required by 3/8/2019.
Core Knowledge Area: Health, Nutrition & Safety
Training Summary: Participants will learn the facts about SIDS, including the causes and ways to reduce the risk of a SIDS death. Participants will also learn about "Back to Sleep" and SIDS death statistics.

Challenging Behavior

Sponsor: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension - Las Vegas
Begins: 3/23/2019   Ends: 3/23/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 9:00AM-11:00AM
Trainer(s): Sarah Wright
Location: University of Nevada Coop Ext
Location Address: 8050 Paradise Rd,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Cathryn Peshlakai   Phone: (702) 257-5561
Email: peshlakaic@unce.unr.edu
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 3/21/2019.
Registration Info: Register by going to Eventbrite.com. Create an account and then go to https://www.facebook.com/CCPTatUNCE for the registration page.
Core Knowledge Area: Positive Interactions and Guidance
Training Summary: This class defines challenging behavior and identifies the impact of the behavior on the child and others. Participants will explore why challenging behavior occurs and examine some faulty explanations. Using case studies the steps to conducting a functional behavior assessment will be examined.

Learning Environments for Preschoolers

Sponsor: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension - Las Vegas
Begins: 3/23/2019   Ends: 3/23/2019   Hours: 2.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 12:00PM-2:00PM
Trainer(s): Sarah Wright
Location: University of Nevada Coop Ext
Location Address: 8050 Paradise Rd,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Cathryn Peshlakai   Phone: (702) 257-5561
Email: peshlakaic@unce.unr.edu
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 3/21/2019.
Registration Info: Register online at Eventbrite.com Create an account then go to https://www.facebook.com/CCPTatUNCE for the registration page link
Core Knowledge Area: Environment & Curriculum
Training Summary: This training focuses on building a classroom environment which promotes safety, comfort and a welcoming atmosphere for children and families. We will discuss features, design and strategies to provide developmentally appropriate experiences.

ZERO TO THREE The Growing Brain Train the Trainer

Sponsor: Office of Early Learning and Development
Begins: 4/8/2019   Ends: 4/9/2019   Hours: 12.00   City: Reno   
Time: 8:30AM-4:00PM
Trainer(s): Christy Stanton
Location: ECE Professional Develoment Center
Location Address: 240 S Rock Blvd, Suite 143,  Reno,  Washoe
Contact Info: Jessamy Sevilla   Phone: (702) 668-4329
Email: jsevilla@doe.nv.gov
No Charge       
Pre-registration required by 2/28/2019.
Registration Info: The Train the Trainer is open to Nevada Registry approved ECE Level 4 trainers only. Space is limited to 15 participants. You will be notified on March 1, 2019 if you are accepted. Applications will be accepted online only. Click on the link below to apply. This a two-day training. Participants must attend the training in full to receive a certificate. No partial credit will be granted.
Core Knowledge Area: Human Growth and Development
Training Summary: This innovative training curriculum gives trainers evidence-informed strategies to prepare early childhood professionals for their vital role in building healthy brains. It provides a comprehensive understanding of how the brain develops, along with ways professionals can encourage ongoing healthy brain development in children from birth to 5 years old.
Click here to apply.

ZERO TO THREE The Growing Brain Train the Trainer

Sponsor: Office of Early Learning and Development
Begins: 4/11/2019   Ends: 4/12/2019   Hours: 12.00   City: Las Vegas   
Time: 8:30AM-4:00PM
Trainer(s): Christy Stanton
Location: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension (UNCE)
Location Address: 8050 Paradise Road,  Las Vegas,  Clark
Contact Info: Jessamy Sevilla   Phone: (702) 668-4329
Email: jsevilla@doe.nv.gov
No Charge       
Registration Info: The Train the Trainer is open to Nevada Registry approved ECE Level 4 trainers only. Space is limited to 15 participants. You will be notified on March 1, 2019 if you are accepted. Applications will be accepted online only. Click on the link below to apply. This a two-day training. Participants must attend the training in full to receive a certificate. No partial credit will be granted.
Core Knowledge Area: Human Growth and Development
Training Summary: This innovative training curriculum gives trainers evidence-informed strategies to prepare early childhood professionals for their vital role in building healthy brains. It provides a comprehensive understanding of how the brain develops, along with ways professionals can encourage ongoing healthy brain development in children from birth to 5 years old.
Click here to apply.

Toxic Stress & Child Development

Sponsor: Nevada Institute for Children's Research and Policy
Begins: 4/27/2019   Ends: 4/27/2019   Hours: 1.00   City: Carson City   
Time: 10:00AM-12:00PM
Trainer(s): Jay Cafferata
Location: Creativity Corner
Location Address: 2323 N Carson St, Carson City, NV 89706,  Carson City,  Carson City
Contact Info: Amanda Haboush-Deloye   Phone: (702) 895-1040
Email: amanda.haboush@unlv.edu
No Charge       
Core Knowledge Area: Human Growth and Development
Training Summary: A child's earliest years are the most crucial for brain-development. Living in stressful-environments can negatively affect a child’s emotional,-social,and-physical-development. Through this training, attendees will be provided with an overview of how stress can affect brain-development,and be shown how to identify potentially-unsafe children and the steps to take when suspicion arises.