Online Child Care Basics


FREE Online Child Care Basics is available on the DCYF Online Training Portal

Child Care Basics is the Initial Training Requirement that must be completed prior to being granted a license for a licensee, prior to working unsupervised, or within 3 months of hire in order to meet the health and safety requirements for educators working in licensed facilities. (WAC 110-300-0106).

When registering, participants will get to choose between participating in a 4-week, 7-week or 10-week cohort.

Participants will complete coursework including activities and discussion posts through the Online Training Portal

The Moderator will review and approve discussion posts

Register at this link

Follow this link to learn more about training requirements.