The Compass

Quarterly Training Catalog

for Child Care Providers & Parents

Published quarterly, The Compass includes workshops for child care providers and parents on topics such as child development, children’s behavior, social-emotional development,nutrition, early learning and first aid and CPR. Child Care Council training counts towards NYS Office of Children and Family Services training requirements.


2014: July - August Compass & Leader

Announcing the new BI-MONTHLY Training Catalog and Newsletter! Our newsletter, the Leader has been combined with our training catalog, the Compass. Every other month you can look forward to a variety of events and workshops designed to meet your training needs; along with great news and information regarding what’s happening in our child care community, activity ideas for you and your children, delicious recipes and helpful content.   Download the JULY-AUGUST 2014 Compass and Leader

2014: April - June Compass

The Compass: April - June 2014 (Catalog of workshops for child care providers and parents). Parent workshops are included in The Compass and also in Discover: A newsletter and workshop calendar for parents





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Suggestions for training topics are always welcome and can be emailed to Additional workshops for parents are available at the Parenting Education Partnership at Their mission is to enhance parenting skills, knowledge, and behavior through a strong, statewide network that promotes and improves parenting education. Contact the Capital District Child Care Council with any questions by calling 518.426.7181, or emailing Lynn Siebert.


Register for Workshops

The Compass (training catalog)

Annual Conference

Infant Toddler

On-Site Training and Consultation

Credential Preparation Programs


E-Learning & Distance Learning

Get Ready for QUALITYStarsNY

Health and Safety Training

Medication Administration Training

Financial Assistance

Directors' Club



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>>Click here for a printable (PDF) registration form to use for mail-in registration.