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Classes are for adults only - child care is NOT available.

This free class is designed for child care providers. It meets all licensing requirements.

This orientation session is recommended for individuals/programs interested in the VDSS Subsidy Vendor Program to learn about the application process, all program requirements, and resources available to assist you, such as Child Care Aware of Virginia’s technical assistance and training programs, in collaboration with the Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS). This class is virtual. No certificate is given for this orientation.

Event Date Saturday, April 13, 2024 8:00 am
Event End Date Saturday, April 13, 2024 10:00 am
Individual Price Free
Location Online
Categories Training

This 8 hour training series is designed to support child care center owners and directors hone their administrative skills and offer strategies to encourage business growth. This business operations training series consists of modules which build upon one another to support sound business practices and help providers realize a profit while caring for and nurturing our future. Module I will cover Budgets, Projections, and Planning. In Module I, you will learn: a process for building a budget and using it for decision making; how to project business costs, generate income, and plan strategically for future goals. Modules I and II must be taken together. Note: These are live, interactive classes and will not be recorded for later viewing. If you register for a class and you are unable to attend, please contact your trainer and let them know so another participant can have your spot. Any CCAoVA class may be cancelled or scheduled if registration is low.

Event Date Saturday, April 13, 2024 9:00 am
Event End Date Saturday, April 13, 2024 11:00 am
Individual Price Free
Location Online
Categories Training

This 6 hour training series is designed to support family day home owners hone their administrative skills and offer strategies to encourage business growth. This business operations training series consists of modules which build upon one another to support sound business practices and help providers realize a profit while caring for and nurturing our future. Module I of this training will cover Budgets, Projections, and Planning. In Module I, you will learn: a process for building a budget and how to use it for decision making; how to project business costs, generate additional income, and plan strategically for future goals. Modules I and II must be taken together. Note: These are live, interactive classes and will not be recorded for later viewing. If you register for a class and you are unable to attend, please contact your trainer and let them know so another participant can have your spot. Any CCAoVA class may be cancelled or scheduled if registration is low.

Event Date Saturday, April 13, 2024 9:00 am
Event End Date Saturday, April 13, 2024 11:00 am
Individual Price Free
Location Online
Categories Training

This 8 hour training series is designed to support child care center owners and directors hone their administrative skills and offer strategies to encourage business growth. This business operations training series consists of modules which build upon one another to support sound business practices and help providers realize a profit while caring for and nurturing our future. Module II will cover Financial Reports and Internal Controls. In Module II, you will learn: how to create financial reports to help you better manage your center’s finances, the concept of internal controls and how they can strengthen your center’s financial health. Modules I and II must be taken together. Note: These are live, interactive classes and will not be recorded for later viewing. If you register for a class and you are unable to attend, please contact your trainer and let them know so another participant can have your spot. Any CCAoVA class may be cancelled or scheduled if registration is low.

Event Date Saturday, April 13, 2024 11:30 am
Event End Date Saturday, April 13, 2024 1:30 am
Individual Price Free
Location Online
Categories Training

This 6 hour training series is designed to support family day home owners hone their administrative skills and offer strategies to encourage business growth. This business operations training series consists of modules which build upon one another to support sound business practices and help providers realize a profit while caring for and nurturing our future. Module II will cover Financial Reports and Internal Controls. In Module II, you will learn: how to create financial reports to help you better manage your program’s finances; the concept of internal controls and how they can strengthen your program’s financial health. Modules I and II must be taken together. Note: These are live, interactive classes and will not be recorded for later viewing. If you register for a class and you are unable to attend, please contact your trainer and let them know so another participant can have your spot. Any CCAoVA class may be cancelled or scheduled if registration is low.

Event Date Saturday, April 13, 2024 11:30 am
Event End Date Saturday, April 13, 2024 1:30 pm
Individual Price Free
Location Online
Categories Training

This orientation session is recommended for individuals/programs interested in the VDSS Subsidy Vendor Program to learn about the application process, all program requirements, and resources available to assist you, such as Child Care Aware of Virginia’s technical assistance and training programs, in collaboration with the Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS). This class is virtual. No certificate is given for this orientation.

Event Date Tuesday, April 16, 2024 7:00 pm
Event End Date Tuesday, April 16, 2024 9:00 pm
Individual Price Free
Location Online
Categories Training

This 8 hour training series is designed to support child care center owners and directors hone their administrative skills and offer strategies to encourage business growth. This business operations training series consists of modules which build upon one another to support sound business practices and help providers realize a profit while caring for and nurturing our future. Module III of this training will cover Marketing. In this module, you will learn: the definition and value of external and internal marketing; how to articulate your program’s features and values and how to use them as marketing tools; and how data can inform marketing efforts to better utilize time and money. Note: If you register for a class and you are unable to attend, please contact your trainer and let them know so another participant can have your spot. Classes are subject to being rescheduled due to low registration.

Event Date Saturday, April 20, 2024 9:00 am
Event End Date Saturday, April 20, 2024 11:00 am
Individual Price Free
Location Online
Categories Training

This 6 hour training series is designed to support family day home owners hone their administrative skills and offer strategies to encourage business growth. This business operations training series consists of modules which build upon one another to support sound business practices and help providers realize a profit while caring for and nurturing our future. Module III of this training will cover Marketing. In this module, you will learn: the definition and value of external and internal marketing; how to articulate your program’s features and values and how to use them as marketing tools; and how data can inform marketing efforts to better utilize time and money. Note: These are live, interactive classes and will not be recorded for later viewing. If you register for a class and you are unable to attend, please contact your trainer and let them know so another participant can have your spot. Any CCAoVA class may be cancelled or scheduled if registration is low.

Event Date Saturday, April 20, 2024 9:00 am
Event End Date Saturday, April 20, 2024 11:00 am
Individual Price Free
Location Online
Categories Training

This 8 hour training series is designed to support child care center owners and directors hone their administrative skills and offer strategies to encourage business growth. This business operations training series consists of modules which build upon one another to support sound business practices and help providers realize a profit while caring for and nurturing our future. Module IV of this training will cover Recruiting and Retaining Staff. In this module, you will learn: best practices for recruiting, interviewing, and hiring new employees; a framework for building an effective orientation plan; the components of a staff handbook; and strategies for providing feedback to employees. Note: If you register for a class and you are unable to attend, please contact your trainer and let them know so another participant can have your spot. Classes are subject to being rescheduled due to low registration.

Event Date Saturday, April 20, 2024 11:30 am
Event End Date Saturday, April 20, 2024 1:30 pm
Individual Price Free
Location Online
Categories Training
This director's forum will focus on areas that are covered in the regular licensing and health and safety inspections for child care programs. The state standards will be reviewed as well as how they guide you to success. The 6 basic components of an inspection will be covered, including: when the inspector arrives, the tour, interactions, child and staff interviews, observations, and documentation review. This forum will focus on understanding how maintaining compliance everyday will help you to have a successful experience with licensing visits.
Event Date Monday, April 22, 2024 7:00 pm
Event End Date Monday, April 22, 2024 8:00 pm
Individual Price Free
Location Online
Categories Training

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