Professional Development

Training Requirements

Family Child Care Providers, Group Family Child Care Providers, and Assistants must complete 30 hours of training every two years that cover 9 categories.

15 hours of training must be completed in the first six months of licensure, registration, or employment in a Child Care Program.

Training must address each of the following categories during each license or registration period.

1. Principles of childhood development

2. Nutrition and health

3. Child day care program development

4. Safety and security procedures

5. Business records maintenance and management

6. Child abuse and maltreatment identification and

7. Statutes and regulations pertaining to child day

8. Statutes and regulations pertaining to child
abuse and maltreatment

9. Identification, diagnosis, and prevention of Shaken
Baby Syndrome


For more information contact Krista Nicolaisen at (585) 473-2858 x 293 or

CPR/First Aid/AED

RCN offers the Adult, Child, and Infant CPR/First Aid Course from certified American Red Cross instructors on a regular basis.

The Adult, Child and Baby First Aid/CPR/AED course will prepare you to recognize and care for a variety of first aid, breathing and cardiac emergencies involving adults, children and infants.

For more information please contact:

Ivelisse Marrero at (585) 473-2858 x 293 or -or-

Danielle Liccione at (585) 473-2858 x238 or