Southwest Region


Training Courses Available for Online Registration

To register for a CCR&R training course, just find the course in which you are intertested from among those listed below and click on the 'Register' button that immediately follows the course details. Upon clicking 'Register' you will be taken to a registration completion page where you can finish the registration process.

[Note: Courses are listed according to the date on which each course is offered.]

  • No children are allowed at trainings
  • If you arrive more than 15 minutes late to a training, you will not receive a certificate


  • COUNTY: Madison
    DATE: Sat-Feb 24, 2018 TIME: 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    LOCATION: Therapy and Learning Center, 32 Garland Dr. Building A Training Room 1, Jackson
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Mindfulness: Activities to Benefit the Child and Educator in the Childcare Setting Health and Safety Administrators
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    School Age Providers
    Preschool Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    Kathie Cothern
    NOTES: none
    Last day to register for the above course: February 21, 2018

    COUNTY: Lauderdale
    DATE: Tue-Feb 27, 2018 TIME: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    LOCATION: First Baptist Nursery School 165 N Main Street, Ripley
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Healthy Foods-Nutritional Choices for All Ages Health and Safety Administrators
    School Age Providers
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    Preschool Providers
    Debbie Ary
    NOTES: Parents are welcome
    Last day to register for the above course: February 24, 2018

    COUNTY: Weakley
    DATE: Thu-Mar 1, 2018 TIME: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    LOCATION: CE Weldon Public Library, 100 Main St, Martin
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Building Relationships with Families Administration Administrators
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    School Age Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    Preschool Providers
    Jerrica Aguilar
    NOTES: You may also register by contacting Jerrica at Jerrica_Aguilar@signalcenters.org or 731.499.1148.
    Last day to register for the above course: February 26, 2018

    COUNTY: Benton
    DATE: Thu-Mar 8, 2018 TIME: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    LOCATION: Benton County Library, 121 S Forrest Ave, Camden
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Mindfulness: Activities to Benefit the Child and Educator in the Child Care Setting Health and Safety Administrators
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    School Age Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    Preschool Providers
    Jerrica Aguilar
    NOTES: This is a parent-friendly training. You are welcome to invite your parents. You may also register by contacting Jerrica at Jerrica_Aguilar@signalcenters.org or 731.499.1148.
    Last day to register for the above course: March 5, 2018

    COUNTY: Hardin
    DATE: Thu-Mar 8, 2018 TIME: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    LOCATION: Gingerbread Manor Learning Center, 160 High Street, Savannah
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Building Strong Brains: ACES Child Development Administrators
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    School Age Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    Preschool Providers
    Trena Moffett
    NOTES: Parents are welcome to attend.
    Last day to register for the above course: March 5, 2018

    COUNTY: Haywood
    DATE: Sat-Mar 10, 2018 TIME: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    LOCATION: First United Methodist Church, 117 East Franklin St., Brownsville
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    TN ELDS: Planning and Individualizing for Infants and Toddlers Early Childhood Education Administrators
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    Christy Wallsmith
    NOTES: When registering for this session, you are registering for the entire session, 9:00-1:00. Breaks will be given throughout the training. Please bring your TN ELDS Book Birth - 48 months.
    Last day to register for the above course: March 7, 2018

    COUNTY: Henry
    DATE: Mon-Mar 12, 2018 TIME: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    LOCATION: Tennessee Valley Community Church 2500 E Wood Street, Paris
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Healthy Foods-Nutritional Foods For All Ages Health and Safety Administrators
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    School Age Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    Preschool Providers
    Debbie Ary
    NOTES: Parents are welcome to attend
    Last day to register for the above course: March 9, 2018

    COUNTY: Gibson
    DATE: Sat-Mar 17, 2018 TIME: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    LOCATION: Milan Church of Christ, 2026 S. Main St., Milan
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    TN ELDS: Planning and Individualizing for Infants and Toddlers Early Childhood Education Administrators
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    Christy Wallsmith
    NOTES: When you register for this session, you are registering for the entire session, 9:00-1:00. Breaks will be given throughout the session. Please bring you TN ELDS Books Birth-48 months.
    Last day to register for the above course: March 14, 2018

    COUNTY: Haywood
    DATE: Mon-Mar 19, 2018 TIME: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    LOCATION: First United Methodist Church Day School, 117 E. Franklin St., Brownsville
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Building Strong Brains Training Child Development Administrators
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    School Age Providers
    Preschool Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    Kathie Cothern
    NOTES: none
    Last day to register for the above course: March 16, 2018

    COUNTY: Dyer
    DATE: Tue-Mar 20, 2018 TIME: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    LOCATION: Helping Hands Learning Center, 2380 Upper Finley Rd., Dyersburg
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Connecting Children with Nature in Developmentally Appropriate Ways Child Development Administrators
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    School Age Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    Preschool Providers
    Sandra Presson
    NOTES: Be prepared to go outdoors.
    Last day to register for the above course: March 17, 2018

    COUNTY: Hardeman
    DATE: Sat-Mar 24, 2018 TIME: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    LOCATION: First Baptist Church, 826 West Market Street, Bolivar
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Revised TN-ELDS for Four-Year-Olds: Math & Science Rocks! Early Childhood Education Administrators
    Family Child Care Providers
    Preschool Providers
    Trena Moffett
    NOTES: Bring your copy of the Revised 4-Year-Old Standards. Parents are welcome to attend.
    Last day to register for the above course: March 21, 2018

    Providing Child Care Resources, Referral Services, and Specialists for Tennessee's Benton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer, Fayette, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Henderson, Henry, Lake, Lauderdale, Madison, McNairy, Obion, Tipton, and Weakley counties.

    All child care providers in each listed county should use the contact information on the Southwest Region Home Page to get additional information. The Meet Our Staff page provides information on the staff personnel who provide or oversee the provision of child care resources and child care referral services, and who serve as child care specialists, for the Southwest region.