Mid Cumberland 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: Williamson
    DATE: Thu-Sep 21, 2017 TIME: 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
    LOCATION: Franklin Child Care, 4055 Arno Road, Franklin
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Activities for Infants and Toddlers: Busy Bags Early Childhood Education Administrators
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    Shawnta Fulton
    NOTES: Contact Shawnta Fulton at shawnta_fulton@signalcenters.org or 931-307-4026 to register for this course.
    Last day to register for the above course: September 18, 2017

    COUNTY: Sumner
    DATE: Sat-Sep 23, 2017 TIME: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    LOCATION: Gallatin Public Library, Main Street, Gallatin
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Supervising Young Children in Childcare Administration Family Child Care Providers
    Preschool Providers
    School Age Providers
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Administrators
    Bettina Jones
    NOTES: Contact Bettina Jones at bjones@dsdc.org or 615-975-1209
    Last day to register for the above course: September 20, 2017

    COUNTY: Davidson
    DATE: Sat-Sep 23, 2017 TIME: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    LOCATION: Donelson Library, 2315 Lebanon Pk., Nashville
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Understanding the Social Emotional Needs of Infants & Toddlers Child Development Administrators
    Family Child Care Providers
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Kris Lewis
    NOTES: Contact Kris Lewis at kris_lewis@signalcenters.org to register for this course.
    Last day to register for the above course: September 20, 2017

    COUNTY: Sumner
    DATE: Sat-Sep 23, 2017 TIME: 11:45 AM - 1:45 PM
    LOCATION: Gallatin Public Library, Main Street, Gallatin
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Understanding the Behavior of Infants and Toddlers: How to Discipline? Developmentally Appropriate Behavior Management Administrators
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    Bettina Jones
    NOTES: Contact Bettina Jones at bjones@dsdc.org or 615-975-1209.
    Last day to register for the above course: September 20, 2017

    COUNTY: Montgomery
    DATE: Sat-Sep 30, 2017 TIME: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    LOCATION: Clarksville Montgomery County Public Library, 350 Pageant Lane, Large Meeting Room , Clarksville
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Developmental Standards: Preschool Early Childhood Education Preschool Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    Administrators
    Ashmin Small
    NOTES: Contact Ashmin Small at 931-648-3695 extension 102 or asmall@dsdc.org to register for this course.
    Last day to register for the above course: September 27, 2017

    COUNTY: Montgomery
    DATE: Sat-Sep 30, 2017 TIME: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    LOCATION: Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library, 350 Pageant Lane, Large Meeting Room, Clarksville
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Helping Parents Promote Literacy at Home Early Childhood Education Administrators
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    Preschool Providers
    Ashmin Small
    NOTES: To register please contact Ashmin Small at 931-648-3695 extension 102 or asmall@dsdc.org.
    Last day to register for the above course: September 27, 2017

    COUNTY: Montgomery
    DATE: Sat-Sep 30, 2017 TIME: 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
    LOCATION: Clarksville Montgomery County Public Library, 350 Pageant Lane, Clarksville
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Safe Sleep Health and Safety Administrators
    Family Child Care Providers
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Erin Cox
    NOTES: Contact Erin Cox at erin.cox@signalcenters.org or 615-648-7470 to register for this course.
    Last day to register for the above course: September 27, 2017

    COUNTY: Davidson
    DATE: Mon-Oct 2, 2017 TIME: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    LOCATION: Crievewood UMC, 451 Hogan Rd., Nashville
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Revised Introduction to the School Age Care Environment Rating Scale (SACERS) for school age staff Early Childhood Education Administrators
    School Age Providers
    Ashley Holman
    NOTES: To register for this course contact Ashley Holman at aholman@dsdc.org or 615-440-7744. Distributed by the UT College of Social Work Office of Research and Public Service.* May not be copied, shared, sold, or distributed in any manner. Unauthorized duplication is not permitted. Items and indicators reprinted from School-Age Care Environment Rating Scale® (SACERS), by Thelma Harms, Ellen Vineberg Jacobs, and Donna Romano White. (Teachers College Press, Copyright © 1996 by Thelma Harms, Ellen Vineberg Jacobs, and Donna Romano White) Used with the permission of the publisher and the authors. All rights reserved. ERS® and Environment Rating Scale® are registered trademarks of Teachers College, Columbia University. This project is funded under an agreement with the Tennessee Department of Human Services and the University of Tennessee College of Social Work Office of Research and Public Service.*
    Last day to register for the above course: September 29, 2017

    COUNTY: Davidson
    DATE: Fri-Oct 6, 2017 TIME: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    LOCATION: Martha O’Bryan Center, 711 S. 7th St. , Nashville
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Safe Sleep: A Training for Owners/Directors
    H27
    Health and Safety Administrators
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    Kris Lewis
    NOTES: To register for this course contact Kris Lewis at kris_lewis@signalcenters.org, register online at www.tnccrr.org, or call at 615-390-3209. Note: Official Management participants will receive a training flipchart to train their staff.
    Last day to register for the above course: October 3, 2017

    COUNTY: Montgomery
    DATE: Sat-Oct 7, 2017 TIME: 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    LOCATION: St. Bethlehem UMC, 2201 Old Russellville Pike, Clarksville
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and The Brain: The Impact of Early Stress and Trauma Child Development Administrators
    Family Child Care Providers
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Preschool Providers
    School Age Providers
    Julie DeVere
    NOTES: To register for this course contact Julie DeVere at jdevere@dsdc.org or (931)648-3695 ext. 105.
    Last day to register for the above course: October 4, 2017

    COUNTY: Montgomery
    DATE: Sat-Oct 7, 2017 TIME: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    LOCATION: St. Bethlehem UMC, 2201 Old Russellville Pike, Clarksville
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Developmental Standards: School Age Early Childhood Education Administrators
    Family Child Care Providers
    School Age Providers
    Julie DeVere
    NOTES: To register for this course contact Julie DeVere at jdevere@dsdc.org or (931)648-3695 ext. 105.
    Last day to register for the above course: October 4, 2017

    COUNTY: Montgomery
    DATE: Wed-Oct 11, 2017 TIME: 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    LOCATION: Clarksville-Montgomery County Public Library, 350 Pageant Lane, #501 Small Meeting Room, Clarksville
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Learn the Signs. Act Early Child Development Administrators
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    School Age Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    Preschool Providers
    Ashmin Small
    NOTES: To register for this course contact Ashmin Small at asmall@dsdc.org or 931-648-3695 ext. 102.
    Last day to register for the above course: October 8, 2017

    COUNTY: Sumner
    DATE: Wed-Oct 11, 2017 TIME: 12:15 PM - 2:15 PM
    LOCATION: Hendersonville Public Library, 140 Saundersville Rd., Hendersonville
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Caring for Infants and Toddlers: Why Quality Matters Teaching Strategies and The Creative Curriculum® names and logos are registered trademarks of Teaching Strategies, LLC. Washington, D.C. Administration Administrators
    Family Child Care Providers
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Bettina Jones
    NOTES: To register for this course contact Bettina Jones at bjones@dsdc.org or 615-975-1209
    Last day to register for the above course: October 8, 2017

    COUNTY: Montgomery
    DATE: Wed-Oct 11, 2017 TIME: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    LOCATION: Clarksville-Montgomery County Library, 350 Pageant Lane, #501, Small Meeting Room, Clarksville
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Proven Practices: Behavior Management Resources Developmentally Appropriate Behavior Management Preschool Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    School Age Providers
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Administrators
    Ashmin Small
    NOTES: To register for this course contact Ashmin Small at asmall@dsdc.org or 931-648-3695 ext. 102.
    Last day to register for the above course: October 8, 2017

    COUNTY: Rutherford
    DATE: Fri-Oct 13, 2017 TIME: 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
    LOCATION: First United Methodist Preschool, 265 W Thompson Lane, Murfreesboro
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Health and Safety Infant/Toddler Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    Administrators
    Shawnta Fulton
    NOTES: To register for this course contact Shawnta Fulton at shawnta_fulton@signalcenters.org (931) 307-4026.
    Last day to register for the above course: October 10, 2017

    COUNTY: Davidson
    DATE: Sat-Oct 14, 2017 TIME: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    LOCATION: Child Care USA, 3300 Elm Hill Pike, Nashville
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Kindergarten Here We Come Administration Family Child Care Providers
    Preschool Providers
    Administrators
    Ashley Holman
    NOTES: To register for this course contact Ashley Holman at aholman@dsdc.org or 615-440-7744.
    Last day to register for the above course: October 11, 2017

    COUNTY: Davidson
    DATE: Sat-Oct 14, 2017 TIME: 10:15 AM - 12:15 PM
    LOCATION: Child Care USA, 3300 Elm Hill Rd., Nashville
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Seven Basic Skills for Brain Smart Classroom Management Developmentally Appropriate Behavior Management Administrators
    Preschool Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    Ashley Holman
    NOTES: To register for this course contact Ashley Holman at aholman@dsdc.org or 615-440-7744.
    Last day to register for the above course: October 11, 2017

    COUNTY: Williamson
    DATE: Tue-Oct 17, 2017 TIME: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    LOCATION: Williamson County Library, 1314 Columbia Ave, Franklin
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    The Teachers Role in the Classroom Administration Preschool Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    School Age Providers
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Administrators
    Angelika S. Carson
    NOTES: To register for this course contact Angelika S. Cason at acason@dsdc.org or 615-440-6584.
    Last day to register for the above course: October 14, 2017

    COUNTY: Davidson
    DATE: Mon-Oct 23, 2017 TIME: 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    LOCATION: Edmondson Pike Library, 5501 Edmondson Pike, Nashville
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Developmental Standards: Preschool Early Childhood Education Administrators
    Family Child Care Providers
    Preschool Providers
    Ashley Holman
    NOTES: To register for this course contact Ashley Holman at aholman@dsdc.org or 615-440-7744.
    Last day to register for the above course: October 20, 2017

    COUNTY: Williamson
    DATE: Tue-Oct 24, 2017 TIME: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    LOCATION: Franklin Kindercare, 205 Bedford Way, Franklin
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    TN-ELDS: Beyond the Introduction Early Childhood Education Administrators
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Shawnta Fulton
    NOTES: To register for this course contact Shawnta Fulton at shawnta_fulton@signalcenters.org (931) 307-4026.
    Last day to register for the above course: October 21, 2017

    COUNTY: Davidson
    DATE: Sat-Oct 28, 2017 TIME: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    LOCATION: Martha O'Bryan, 711 S. 7th St., Nashville
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Conscience Discipline: Reframing YOUR Perspective Developmentally Appropriate Behavior Management Preschool Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    School Age Providers
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Administrators
    Kris Lewis
    NOTES: To register for this course contact Kris Lewis at kris_lewis@signalcenters.org, register online at www.tnccrr.org, or call at 615-390-3209.
    Last day to register for the above course: October 25, 2017

    COUNTY: Davidson
    DATE: Sat-Oct 28, 2017 TIME: 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    LOCATION: Martha O'Bryan, 711 S. 7th St., Nashville
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    ITERS-R: Beyond the Basics: Hands On Training in a Toddler Classroom Setting Early Childhood Education Infant/Toddler Providers Kris Lewis
    NOTES: To register for this course contact Kris Lewis at kris_lewis@signalcenters.org, register online at www.tnccrr.org, or call at 615-390-3209. *Distributed by the UT College of Social Work Office of Research and Public Service.* May not be copied, shared, sold, or distributed in any manner. Unauthorized duplication is not permitted. Items and indicators reprinted from Infant/Toddler Environment Rating Scale® ��" Revised Edition, Updated (ITERS-R), by Thelma Harms, Debby Cryer, and Richard M. Clifford. (Teachers College Press, Copyright © 2006 by Thelma Harms, Deborah Reid Cryer, and Richard M. Clifford.) Used with the permission of the publisher and the authors. All rights reserved. ERS® and Environment Rating Scale® are registered trademarks of Teachers College, Columbia University. This project is funded under an agreement with the Tennessee Department of Human Services and the University of Tennessee College of Social Work Office of Research and Public Service.*
    Last day to register for the above course: October 25, 2017

    COUNTY: Sumner
    DATE: Sat-Nov 4, 2017 TIME: 11:15 AM - 1:15 PM
    LOCATION: New Hope Church, 1599 TN-52, Westmoreland
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Reading Books with Infants and Toddlers Early Childhood Education Administrators
    Family Child Care Providers
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Erin Cox
    NOTES: To register for this course contact Erin Cox at erin_cox@signalcenters.org.
    Last day to register for the above course: November 1, 2017

    COUNTY: Rutherford
    DATE: Sat-Nov 18, 2017 TIME: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    LOCATION: Linebaugh Library, 105 W Vine St., Murfreesboro
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Revised TN-ELDS for 4 year Olds Approaches to Learning Early Childhood Education Preschool Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    Angelika S. Cason
    NOTES: To register for this course contact Angelika S. Cason at acason@dsdc.org, online http://www.tnccrr.org, or 615-440-6584.
    Last day to register for the above course: November 15, 2017

    Providing Child Care Resources, Referral Services, and Specialists for Tennessee's Cheatham, Davidson, Dickson, Houston, Humphreys, Montgomery, Robertson, Rutherford, Stewart, Sumner, and Williamson counties.

    All child care providers in each listed county should use the contact information on the Mid Cumberland 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 Mid Cumberland region.