Helpful Resources for Trainers S19

There are a range of resources available to Credentialed Trainers.  We will be sharing just some of them.

Division of Child Care (DCC) Professional Development

  • Professional Development Programs
  • Link to Online Training Manager for Training Registration of in-state/out-of-state conference, seminar, institute, workshop, or online training
  • Training Approvals

For questions regarding the Division of Child Care approval process, contact DCC Professional Development Registry staff at (800) 421-1903 or (502) 564-2524 or email.

Web address:

Child Care Aware Training Coaches

Regional training coaches are available to assist you. To locate your coach based on the county in which you reside:

Coaches recruit and provide support to new trainers.  They provide guidance with the application process and promote high quality training through the Targeted Technical Assistance process.

Policy Clarifications

  • Policy Clarification Timeliness of Data Entry
  • Policy Clarification Guest Speaker
  • Policy Clarification Training Your Own Staff

…and many more located at

Helpful Documents Available by Partnership for Early Childhood Services at the University of Kentucky

  • Application Information
  • Policy Clarifications
  • Trainer’s Credential Grid
  • Rubric for Classifying Training Levels
  • Link to Revised Core Content
  • Common Mistakes on Credential Trainer application

This is a great website to bookmark.

Questions about the online Trainer’s Credential Application Process?

Reach out to your Regional Training Coach. He/she can assist you each step of the way.

To locate your Training Coach go to:

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