Penticton CCRR offers training opportunities to enhance the quality of childcare in our community. Training is available to all CCRR members in good standing. Opportunities include:
- Responsible Adult Training (Licensing requirement) offered both in person and self paced online. Contact us for more details
- Monthly workshops
- Early childhood conferences
Children’s Lively Minds: Play Schemas – Community of Practice
Exploring Our Ecosystems Through the Seasons: Winter Lake and Shoreline
Reflecting on Anti-Bias Education: The Early Years
Responsible Adult Training
This online, self paced course, developed by Westcoast Child Care Resource Centre, meets the 20 hour training requirements to qualify individuals as Responsible Adults to work in child care settings with children from birth to 12 years of age.
*If planning to open a family child care program, participants completing this course can also take the 16 hour Administration for Family Child Care (AFCC) course.
Cost: $100 per participant. Includes online workbook access. Participants must be 19 years old to register and attend all sessions to receive a certificate of completion. Contact us for more information or to register
First Aid Courses
First Aid training is available through the following local organizations. Please note participants are responsible for ensuring that the course they choose meets the requirements under schedule C of the Child Care Licensing Regulation.
Priority One Trauma Penticton:
Phone Number: 250-487-8389
Course Title: Emergency Child Care First Aid with CPR-B
St John’s Ambulance Penticton:
Address: #120 – 316 Dawson Avenue, Penticton BC
Phone Number: 250-492-3377
Course Title: Emergency First Aid – Community Care
For more information on opening a licensed facility,
Contact Interior Health Licensing.