Training & Workshops for Care Providers

We provide training & workshops at Childhood Connections Child Care Resource & Referral Program to support our community care providers. As well as to foster quality and inclusive child care in our Central Okanagan community. Our training follows the implementation of the BC Early Learning Framework, Schedule G of the BC Child Care Licensing Regulation and the Early Childhood Educators of BC Code of Ethics.

We also provide links to affiliate trainings and workshops available within our community and applicable online trainings from around the province and beyond.

Training & Workshops

Childhood Connections Workshops

Local / Online Workshops

First Aid Training

BC Early Years Portals

Training Links & Resources

Our workshops may count towards the 40 hours needed to renew an ECE certificate to practice.

Childhood Connections Workshops

Our Workshop Policies

Grand Opening for Child Care Providers

Monday, May 30th, 2022 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Welcome Childcare Providers. Please drop by between 4:30pm - 6:00pm for refreshments, networking and a warm introduction to our new space! And get energized with a special presentation by Crystal Flamming.

Emergency First Aid Child & Residential Care ($100.00)

June 24 and 25, 2022 Friday 6:00pm - 9:00pm & Saturday, 9:00am-5:00pm

Sept 30 & Oct 1, 2022 Friday. 6:00pm – 9:00pm & Saturday, 9:00am – 5:00pm

June 24 & June 25, 2022 6:00 pm-9:00 pm & Saturday 9:00 am-5:00 pm

Sept 30 & Oct 1,2022 Friday. 6:00pm – 9:00pm & Saturday, 9:00am – 5:00pm

* You must attend both days.

In Person Circle of Security for Childcare Educators/Providers


April 26th until June 14th

6:15pm- 8:15pm

The Circle of Security figure is a central visual used as part of interventions for caregivers, all of which are focused on helping caregivers reflect upon children’s attachment needs in order to promote secure attachment with a child.

Workshop Certificate will be given for 16 hours. All sessions must be attended to receive certificate

Responsible Adult Course

Ongoing / Self-paced

Responsible Adult Certification ($85.00).

Family Programs, Classes, & Training

Various dates / times

If you are a parent/caregiver looking for family activities, programs and training, visit our Family Resource Page.