Good Beginnings Training for Family Child Care Providers Course
Date(s) - Jan 20, 2021 - Mar 10, 2021
9:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Online: BC Family Child Care Association’s original Introduction to Family Day Care Course has long been recognized and recommended as part of the licensing process. As of November 2007, the licensing process requires child care providers to have at least 20 hours of training related to child care. BCFCCA and licensing officers around the province recognize the value of the newly revised and expanded (2017) “GOOD BEGINNINGS: Professional Development for Child Care Providers” training. This curriculum meets the training
requirements to qualify individuals to work in child care settings for children from birth to 12 years of age, such as:
- Occasional Licensed Child Care
- School-Age Licensed Group Child Care
- Family Child Care
Good Beginnings: Responsible Adult Course and The Business of Family Child Care
Dates: January 20, 27, February 3, 10, 17, 24, March 3 & 10, 2021
(Call the CCRR office to book an appointment for manual pickup)
Online: Via ZOOM
Introduction to Child Care
- Planning for Safety and Emergencies – Part 1
- Planning for Safety and Emergencies – Part 2
- Promoting Good Health and Nutrition
- Exploring Children’s Development
- Guiding Children’s Behaviour
- Planning for Play and Learning
- Let’s Play! Inspiring Children’s Experiences and Activities
- Establishing Positive Relationships with Families & Community
- Your Family Child Care Business – Part 1
- Your Family Child Care Business – Part 2
- An Action Plan for Your Family Child Care
The GOOD BEGINNINGS courses will not only help you explore these areas of child care, but will also guide you to create the policies and procedures necessary to develop your business, introduce you to a network of Family Child Care Providers, and provide you with resources and contacts specific to your family child care business.
BC Family Child Care Association in partnership with the Ministry of Children and Family Development are offering bursary funds: https://bcfcca.ca/bursary-funds-available-for-good-beginnings-training/
Upon successful completion of course and assignments, a certificate will be issued by BCFCCA with 30 hours of attendance shown.
- Administration and Communication
- Child Health and Wellbeing
- Curriculum/Program Development
- Early Care and Education
- Service System: CCRR
Suitable for individuals interested in operating a quality home-based child care.
Professional Development Certificate
Professional Development Certificate Credit Hours
Registration Contact Email
Registration Contact Phone Number
604-931-3400 Ext. 0
Cost includes manual. Call to make an appointment for pick up at any of our locations.
Vicki Lepper operated a licensed child care in Coquitlam for over 30 years and is a passionate child care advocate. Vicki was a board member for BC Family Child Care Association (BCFCCA) from 2011 to 2015. Vicki presents her own workshops, is a “Kids Have Stress Too”- Trainer for The Psychology Foundation of Canada, a “Good Beginnings: Professional Development for Child Care Providers”-Facilitator for BCFCCA, a member of the Tri-Cities ECD Committee, networks with child care providers, received many awards and is also actively involved in her community. Vicki loves connecting and sharing resources with those who have chosen a career working with children.