Director Certificate Training Series
Certificate Training Series
Due to funding limitations we
will not be holding a Cohort in 2016-2017.
The following is information form 2015-2016.
The training will be held over six weekends from Friday
at 1:00 pm to Saturday at 4:30 pm with meals included
and lodging for those who travel over 50 miles.
Training is scheduled one weekend per month for six sessions
(November, December, January, February, March & May).
Training includes 60 hours of Set Two Training in Program
Management plus Orientation, Coaching meetings and Q &
A sessions. Thanks to the Office of Child Care, Early
Learning Division of the Oregon Department of Education
and the Betty Gray Early Childhood Development Endowment
Fund provided through the Oregon Center for Career Development,
scholarships are available to pay for most of the tuition
for qualified applicants. Training will be held at OregonAEYC
Conference Room, 5427 Glen Echo Ave in Gladstone, OR.
Traininig is available to directors and lead staff from
licensed child care centers from throughout
Applications for the 20 available spaces in the 2015-2016
Director Certificate Training Series are now open.
Applications are screened and a Cohort is selected.
This is not first come.
You MUST currently be a Director, Site Director, Assistant
Director or other Lead Staff employed in a licensed
child care center.
You must also have an Oregon Registry Step 3 or higher
so start your Step application immediately if you are
not already at Step 3 or higher.
This program applies to those who serve children in
any age group from infants through school-age.
Dates: Classes are held on Fridays
from 1:30 – 9:00 pm and Saturdays from 9:00 am
– 4:00 pm. You must commit to attending all sessions.
Dates for 2015-2016:
Location: Sessions will be held at
OregonAEYC Conference Room, 5427 Glen Echo Ave, Gladstone,
Costs: Although most of the program
is covered by scholarships, the remaining cost per participant
is $200 which may be paid in installments. The balance
of the tuition is covered by scholaships unless employer
support is available. This cost includes all materials
including textbook, snacks, Friday dinner and Saturday
lunch, trainers, coordination, evaluation of the Cohort,
and for those who travel over 50 miles one way to the
training a mileage stipend and lodging.
Applications are not currently available.
Applications are screened and selected
by the Advisory Committee. All applicants will be notified
by ------ of the status of their application whether
accepted or not.