Child Care & Development Council Training

** TRAINING POLICY **

For all trainings registered through the Child Care & Development Council – this does not include SUNY Video Conferences.

 

Pre-Registration
Payment and registration form must be received at least 5 business days prior to the date of your workshop(s).  Please complete a registration form for each person. We accept payment by check, money order, or signed EIP award.  We also accept cash if you register in person at our office.  Registrations are not accepted without payment.

 

Late Registration and Walk-in
Payments will not be accepted at the door.  You may be asked to wait to be certain there is space available and then you will register as a walk-in.  You will be invoiced for the training and a $3 walk-in fee will be included.  Your training certificate will be mailed after receipt of payment.

 

Refunds
Refunds in the form of coupons for future trainings are granted for cancellations made at least 3 business days prior to the training date.  Please note, we are not able to refund fees for CPR and First Aid classes even with 3 days notice as capacity is limited and demand is high.  If you wish to cancel 3 days prior to a training, please call 343-2344 extension 110.  If there are extenuating circumstances to be considered, you may contact the Executive Director at extension 119.

Training Calendars

Do You Suspect Abuse or Maltreatment?
Report it Now!

Call our Statewide Toll Free Telephone Number:
1-800-342-3720
TDD/TTY: 1-800-638-5163

If you believe that a child is in immediate danger,
call 911 or your local police department.

ICP is now offering limited opportunities for in person training.  Updated policies and procedures are now in place for small group training sessions where appropriate social distancing and safety measure will be in place.  For more information about available upcoming training, click here:

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Trainings Available Anytime!

There are some free online trainings that count toward the 30 hours of required training for any provider or day care employee. Find out more and register by going to the following websites:

For OCFS information on training visit:

https://ocfs.ny.gov/programs/childcare/training/available-training.php#online

OCFS Distance Learning Policy

*Register and find a listing of other approved online trainings at https://www.ecetp.pdp.albany.edu/elearn_catalog.shtm*

 

  • Mandated Reporter Training in Child Abuse & Neglect/Maltreatment Identification (2 hrs)

Register at  https://www.nysmandatedreporter.org/RegistrationInstructions.aspx

The Educational Incentive Program (EIP) is a scholarship program that helps child care providers pay for training and educational activities with the intent to build provider knowledge, skills, and competencies in order to improve the quality of child care. To be eligible for EIP, child care providers must be required to take training and must be caring for children in a program regulated by the New York State Office of Children and Family Services (NYS OCFS) or the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (NYC DOHMH).

Applicants must provide a completed application by December 1, 2022 to be considered for a scholarship.

The maximum annual award amounts are:

  • College courses $2,000

  • CDA and all other pre-approved credential training $1,250

  • Coaching $1,100

  • CPR/FA $125 classroom, $95 online with face-to-face skills testing component

  • Trainings, conferences and workshops $700

EIP Income Requirements

The applicant's household adjusted gross income as reported on the most recent IRS Form 1040 must fall within the ranges on the income chart below. 

* Have you got ideas for training? We want to hear from YOU! We believe the best ideas come from those of you doing the job - so let us have some feedback on how we can serve you better! Click on the Provider survey on the left and fill out and mail or fax 315 343 0442 - we look forward to sharing your great ideas and improving our service to providers.

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