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Training for providers is available both in person, at our offices at 801 North Larkin Avenue in Joliet, and through a self study online portal. Following is additional information.
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CCAP Providers Must Complete Health, Safety and Child Development Training by September 30, 2017.
In Illinois, ALL current licensed and license-exempt centers participating in CCAP will have minimum training requirements. In order for a current center to continue receiving CCAP payments, these trainings must be completed by September 30, 2017. After this, annual training requirements will go into effect.

For additional information select the appropriate description.

Click here for July - December 2017 Training Calendar

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Classroom Training Dates

Will County

  • May 6, 2017     9:00 am to 12:00 noon - Level 1 Early Childhood Training:  Module 8d (Preschool Cognitive Development)
  • May 6, 2017     12:30 pm to 3:30 pm - Level 1 Early Childhood Training:  Module 9 (School Age Development)
  • May 24, 2017    7:00 pm to 9:00 pm - Look Before You Lock:  Transportation Safety Strategies
  • May 25, 2017    7:00 pm to 9:00 pm - Math Training for Birth to Three
  • June 6, 2017     6:30 pm to 9:00 pm - ECO Healthy Child Care:  How healthy is your child care environment?  Part 2
  • June 10, 2017   8:30 am to 10:30 am  (Module 1) 10:45 am to 12:45 pm (Module 2) - We Choose Health Module 1 & 2
  • June 17, 2017   8:30 am to 10:30 am (Module 3) 10:45 am to 12:45 pm (Module 4) - We Choose Health Module 3 & 4

Please select the month to download compete course information for trainings.
August     September

Registration is required. Please contact Tamara at (815) 741-1163, ext. 226 to register and for more information. In order to make these sessions a good learning experience for all adults, children cannot attend.

Kendall County

  • May 4, 2017     6:30 pm to 8:30 pm - What is CCAP?  (Child Care Assistance Program)
  • June 4, 2017    7:00 pm to 9:00 pm - ECO Healthy Child Care:  How healthy is your child care environment?

Please select the month to download complete course information for training's:
August     September
Please contact Tamara at (815) 741-1163, ext. 226 for more informaiton.

Grundy County
There are no Grundy County trainings scheduled at this time, please check back at a later date.

Please contact Tamara at (815) 741-1163, ext. 226 for more information.

Kankakee County

  • May 6, 2017     9:00 am to 11:00 am - Math Training for Birth to Three
  • May 18, 2017   6:30 pm to 8:30 pm - What is CCAP?  (Child Care Assistance Program)
  • June 7, 2017    6:30 pm to 8:30 pm - Learning Does Happen on the Playground!

Please select the month to download complete course information for trainings.
August    September
Please contact Tamara at (815) 741-1163, ext. 226 for more information.

On-Line Training Provided Through CCEI
(Child Care Education Institute)

CCR&R is pleased to partner with the Child Care Education Institute to offer online professional development courses that meet DCFS licensing training requirements. Online training opportunities offered include both one and two hour in service credit course. Some classes are available in Spanish. Professional development coursework is delivered through an online learning management system that provides user-friendly enrollment, easy access to courses, and a self-paced engaging online learning environment for students. Professionals can take courses from any computer with Internet access, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Certificates can be printed immediately upon completion of the training module. Individuals may complete up to two hours of workshops each year, free of charge. A small fee is charged for any additional workshops for which they want to register. Please call CCR&R at Ext. 349 or 226 to get further details about this training option.


Online Self Study Training Portal








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Child Care Resource & Referral
801 North Larkin Avenue Suite 202
Joliet, IL 60435
In Joliet:(815)741-1163 -or- TTY (815)741-1692