Expanding Quality FOR Infants AND Toddlers (EQIT)

This 48-hour course provides up-to-date training information to enhance your work with infants and toddlers. Cost: $50.

EQIT Courses

EQIT Course: Sept. 5-Oct. 26, 2019: Click Here – EQIT Registration Form_Saturdays_Sept-Oct2019
EQIT Course: Jan. 9-Feb. 29, 2020:  Click Here – EQIT Registration Form_Saturdays_Jan-Feb 2020
EQIT Course: March 12-May 9, 2020:  Click Here – EQIT Registration Form_Saturdays_Mar-May2020

For more information or questions, please contact Sandra Gregory at: or call (720) 560-7300


Arapahoe Community College (ACC)

2 Options Coming this Fall at Arapahoe Community College
Director Recertification Classes 
– Leadership Essentials: ECE 275 101
– Exploring the Arts: ECE 126 and ECE 127
Director classes flyer-2019

English Language Learning (ELL)
Through a generous grant from the Buell Foundation, ACC is offering two English Language Learning (ELL) cohorts:
1) Spanish speakers with an instructor fluent in Spanish and
2) Students with English as their second language. Extra support will be provided for these students.
Full scholarships for ECE 101 Intro to Early Childhood Education and ECE 103 Guidance Strategies will be available for the ELL cohorts.
Contact Kristin Habicht, or Kathy Sutherland, for more information.



    Building Communication in the EC Classroom & Family Partnerships

    August 27th, 6:15-8:15 PM
    Developmental Pathways
    325 Inverness Drive South, Englewood, CO
    Click Here for More information

    Cooking Matters for Child Care Professionals (CMCCP) Training

    See a list of the upcoming 6-hour CMCCP/CACFP trainings as well as the 8-hour CMCCP trainings below. Please share with early childhood professionals in your network.

    Register Click here to Register for the scheduled course:

    • Mesa County/Grand Junction
      August 31, 2019
      9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
      Mesa County Health Department- 510 29½ Street, Grand Junction, CO 80504
    • Montezuma County/Cortez
      September 28, 2019
      9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
      Trinity Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall- 208 N. Dolores Road, Cortez, CO 81321
    • Weld County/Greeley
      October 5, 2019
      9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
      Weld County Training Center- 1104 H St. Greeley, CO 80631
    • Douglas County/Castle Rock
      October 19, 2019
      9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
      High Pointe Academy
      4721 N Industrial Way, Castle Rock, CO 80109

    To Learn More:
    Contact Heather Aguilar or Amber Troutman to learn more or schedule a training.


    Professional Development Opportunities…
    This bi-annual publication provides information about training sessions offered by our agency. All sessions are presented by highly qualified part-time staff. Certificates are provided to document your professional development, interactive learning ex-periences, current best practice information for early childhood professionals…all at affordable prices.

    Pyramid Plus Approach Training

    Early Childhood professionals working to improve the social emotional health of children Birth – 5 years: includes administrators, coaches, trainers, teachers, Early Childhood Mental Health consultants, Early Intervention providers and other health professionals are encouraged to attend.

    PPA Registration Form – June 2019

    PPA June 2019 Flyer

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