for Childcare Providers
Thank you for considering ECC as a place to receive high-quality and affordable training for your program. We feel our schedule includes many diverse opportunities to expand your knowledge in the childcare field.
SD CDA Program
ECC can assist you in earning your CDA credential through classes taught by our staff, or support you in earning your CDA independently online.
SD ECE Orientation Training
All newly hired childcare employees need to complete orientation training related to specific health and safety training topics. Those trainings can be found here.
ECC does more than just offer classes! Our staff can visit with you one-on-one in your program! ECC can do observations, assessments, coaching, consultation, mentoring and more!
Don't wait to call us until after you are already pulling your hair out!
Family Day Care Provider
Transition Grant & Support Program
Any family day care provider working with the SD Department of Social Services to meet minimum health and safety requirements and become a state registered provider is eligible for this program. The program includes an opportunity to apply for a grant up to $15,000 to meet health and safety requirements and enhance child care services offered, technical assistance, free marketing, free health and safety training and many more support services to assist in business success!