Upcoming Webinars

 

Immunization Resources for Family Child Care Settings

Presented by: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Date: July 16, 2018
Time: 5 PM Pacific
Price: Free!
 
Health and safety practices, including immunization, are the foundation of quality child care settings, but there have been outbreaks of vaccine-preventable diseases in child care settings in the U.S. in recent years. This webinar will explain how family child care providers can create a healthy environment by staying up-to-date on their own vaccinations, verifying the immunization status of children, and educating parents about the benefits of following the CDC immunization schedule. Webinar participants will also learn about free immunization resources available to child care providers and ideas for celebrating National Immunization Awareness Month in August. Speakers include Dr. Mark Freedman and Jenny Mullen from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). 
 

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Let's Get Ready: Planning Together for Emergencies

Presented by: Child Care Aware® of America and Sesame Street in Communities
Date: July 23, 2018
Time: 5 PM Pacific 
Price: Free!
 
Preparing for emergencies is something that families and child care providers can do together!  Using Sesame Street materials, help children remember important information and create a family emergency kit and plan.
 

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Managing Money to Meet Short Term Goals

Presented by: Tom Copeland
Date: August 6, 2018
Time: 5 PM Pacific time
CEUs offered: 0.1 credit
 
Are you having trouble making ends meet? Do you never have enough money for emergencies or to buy what you want? This webinar will focus on how to set and meet short-term financial goals (3-5 years). It will cover: 

• How to reduce spending and increase your savings so you can meet your goals 
• The difference between acceptable and unacceptable debt 
• How to make better financial decisions 
• How to plan ahead to buy larger items such as home repairs/improvements/playground equipment, etc. 
Where to invest your money that you will need in the next 3-5 years
 

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Child Care Emergency Supply Kits: What to Pack and Where It's At

Presented by: Child Care Aware® of America
Date: August 20, 2018
Time: 5 PM Pacific time
Price: Free!
 
Every child care program should have fully-stocked emergency supply kits ready to use—one that is portable for evacuations and another that is on-site for sheltering in place.  This webinar will provide you with a greater understanding of what to put in your kits and how to store them.
 

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Reaching Your Retirement Goals

Presented by: Tom Copeland
Date: September 12, 2018
Time: 5:30 PM Pacific Time
CEUs offered: 0.1 credit
 
Learn how to reduce your expenses, increase your income, save more money for your retirement, and choose the best IRA for your family. Here’s what I’ll be talking about: 

• Identify ways to reduce expenses and increase income 
• Where to put money to meet long-term goals 
• Learn how to prioritize long-term financial goals 
• Understand the basics of retirement investing 
• IRA retirement plans for providers: Traditional IRA, Roth, SIMPLE, SEP, and Self Employed 401(k) 
 

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Budgeting for Family Child Care Programs

Presented by: Tom Copeland
Date: October 10, 2018
Time: 6 PM Pacific time
CEUs offered: 0.1 credit
 
No one likes to budget! But, you are more likely to meet your financial goals if you incorporate them into a budget. This webinar will: 

• Define what a budget is and why you need one 
• Explain how to create a simple one-year budget to forecast your income and expenses 
• Explain how to incorporate short and long-term goals into a budget to make it more likely that you will meet them 
• Show how a budget can help you plan ahead and make better financial decisions
 

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Growing and Expanding Your Family Child Care Business

Presented by: Tom Copeland
Date: November 15, 2018
Time: 5 PM Pacific time
CEUs offered: 0.1 credit
 
Have you ever thought of expanding your business so you could care for more children and make more money? What are the pros and cons of such a decision? This webinar will cover: 

• What are the costs/benefits of hiring an employee? Does it make a difference if you hire a family member? 
• What are the key marketing tips that can attract more parents to your program? 
• Should you move your business to another home? Should you operate two family child care homes? 
• What is the best business structure to operate under if you expand your business: sole proprietor, partnership, corporation, LLC?
 

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Registration for webinars closes at noon Pacific time the day of the webinar.

Attendance certificates for training hours will automatically be sent the next day to those who attended the live webinar.

Refunds or transfer of payment to another webinar will not be given.