**Unless noted, all training to occur at
Child Care Choices, 4817 State Route 202, Tipp City, OH 45371
HEALTH & SAFETY TRAININGS 2018
The following trainings will be held at Child Care Choices (4817 State Route 202, Tipp City)
CPR & First Aid Combination - Cost $65
March 21 & March 22, 2018 (see below for times). Register at Miami Valley Health & Safety Solutions website - http://www.emailmeform.com/builder/form/91bSs8d5b387Gmd4Q8IFAN2KD
To register for the combination class, check CPR and AHA Pedi First Aid and put 03/21/2018 for the date and in the comments state that you are taking the combination class. If you would like to register for only one of the classes, please see below. Payment due by cash or check the evening of the class.
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 (6:30pm-9:30pm). Cost $45. Register at Miami Valley Health & Safety Solutions website - http://www.emailmeform.com/builder/form/91bSs8d5b387Gmd4Q8IFAN2KD
Students will learn basic life saving skills, chest compressions, and recognizing an emergency. This is a hands-on learning experience, with lecture. Students will learn from experienced emergency medical personnel. Payment due by cash or check the evening of the class.
Thursday, March 22, 2018 (6:30pm-10:30pm). Cost $35. Register at Miami Valley Health & Safety Solutions website - http://www.emailmeform.com/builder/form/91bSs8d5b387Gmd4Q8IFAN2KD
Students will be learning American Heart Association Pediatric First Aid. Topics will include Asthma care, splinting, Epi Pen, Environmental emergencies, bleeding control, traumatic injuries as well as medical emergencies. Students are taught by paramedics with real life experience in managing emergencies. Instruction will follow the requirements of ODJFS and ODE. Students will learn from experienced emergency medical personnel. Payment due by cash or check the evening of the class.
REVIEW: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 (6:30pm-9:30pm). Cost $25. Register at Miami Valley Health & Safety Solutions website - http://www.emailmeform.com/builder/form/91bSs8d5b387Gmd4Q8IFAN2KD
ODJFS required Course in the recognition, reporting, and prevention of disease spread. Students requiring an initial (6 hour) certification will attend both sessions. Students requiring the 3 hour renewal will attend the first night's class only. Payment due by cash or check the evening of the class.
INITIAL: Wednesday, April 25 & Thursday, April 26, 2018 (6:30pm-9:30pm). Cost $35.
Register at Miami Valley Health & Safety Solutions website - http://www.emailmeform.com/builder/form/91bSs8d5b387Gmd4Q8IFAN2KD Payment due by cash or check the evening of the class.
CHILD DEVELOPMENT TRAININGS 2018
ORTL-3 Wild About Exploring our Living World - 2 hours (Ohio Approved)
Thursday, March 8, 2018. 6:30pm-8:30pm. FREE. This workshop will focus on supporting scientific inquiry skills in young children as they explore the physical characteristics and behaviors of living things. This training is presented in collaboration with ThinkTV. The instructor is Elizabeth Studebaker. Register at www.occrra.org. (ST10064053)
Challenging Behaviors 4-Part Series - (Ohio Approved) FREE
As an early learning professional, family member or other professional working with children 0-5 it is hard to avoid encountering challenging behavior. This series of 4 sessions will discuss a common definition of challenging behavior. We will explore the contrast between developmentally appropriate behavior with deviations from typical development. Factors contributing to challenging behaviors will be explored. Elements of prevention, intervention and a development of tools for supporting and communicating with families and early childhood professionals through the intervention process will be discussed. At the completion of this 4 part series, participants will be able to identify, prevent, intervene and develop a behavior plan to address challenging behaviors in children. The instructor is Colleen Wallace. Please register at www.occrra.org.
March 7, 2018. 6:15pm-8:45pm. Overview of Challenging Behavior Part 1 (ST 10064946)
March 14, 2018. 6:15pm-8:45pm. Preventing Challenging Behaviors Part 2 (ST 10064947)
April 4, 2018. 6:15pm-8:45pm Responding Appropriately to Challenging Behavior Part 3 (ST 10064948)
April 18, 2018. 6:15pm-8:45pm Interventions for Challenging Behavior Part 4 (ST 100464950)
Where the Boys Are Version 2.0 - 3 hours (Ohio Approved)
Friday, March 16, 2018. 9:00am-12:00pm. FREE. This training explores the possibility that boys have different needs in the classroom than girls. Many of those differences can be related to the way that the different genders are socialized, as well as, differences in brain structure. Based on these differences and the fact that boys seem to be falling behind girls, academically, teachers are asked to examine current teaching methods and explore new methods that might be more engaging to males. This training is presented in collaboration with Consolidated Care. The instructor is Colleen Wallace. Please register at www.occrra.org. (ST10064722)
Let's Be Mindful - 1.5 hours (Ohio Approved)
Wednesday, March 21, 2018. 6:30pm-8:00pm. $20. Bring the act of "mindfulness" to your early childhood classrooms. Mindful awareness exercises help children develop focusing skills while learning to regulate their emotions and respond to any situation calmly, with kindness and compassion. Participants will understand what mindfulness is and recognize reasons for promoting mindfulness in the classroom. Participants will learn at least two new ways to promote mindfulness in their classrooms using individual, small group and large group activities. Children's movement and music activities that support mindfulness will be introduced along with other techniques. The instructor is Kristi Kirinch. Please register at www.occrra.org. (ST10066963) Payment can be made using the PayPal button below.
Administrator Rules Review Training - 7.5 hours at TIPP CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY (11 E Main Street, Tipp City, OH 45371)
Monday, April 23, 2018. 10:00am-5:00pm. FREE. This training covers rules and regulations including serious risk non-compliance issues. It is an overview of all rules and licensing requirements. We will review systems and procedures to help achieve and maintain compliance and learn how to develop strategies and systems for effectively implementing licensing rules. At the end of the training, the provider will have the necessary information to be compliant with licensing rules and inspections. The instructor is Trentae Taylor, Child Care Licensing and Monitoring Supervisor, ODJFS. Please register at www.occrra.org. (ST10067056) This training is at the TIPP CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY!
Using Literacy to Enhance Math - 2.5 hours (Ohio Approved)
Monday, April 30, 2018. 6:00pm-8:30pm. $25. This workshop will show how to use children's books to enhance mathematical thinking. The first part of the workshop will explore how math concepts develop in young children. We will then look at why pairing math with literacy enhances the learning and retention process. The Ohio Early Learning and Development Standards for the math strands will be reviewed. We will look at what each math strand incorporates and what children's books might go well with the math concepts in each strand. The last part of the workshop will allow participants to work in small groups and brainstorm math activities to go along with a children's book. You will be able to choose a book to take back to the classroom to implement your newly learned skills! The instructor is Jacki Leader. Please register at www.occrra.org. (ST10067158) Payment can be made using the PayPal button below.