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: Mon-Dec 4, 2017 TIME: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    LOCATION: Therapy and Learning Center, 32 Garland Dr., Jackson
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    The Right Fit: How to Recruit & Keep Good Teachers Administration Administrators Katherine Cothern
    NOTES: Please note this training if for Directors ONLY
    Last day to register for the above course: December 1, 2017

    COUNTY: Hardin
    DATE: Tue-Dec 5, 2017 TIME: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    LOCATION: Gingerbread Manor, 160 High St, Savannah
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    ECERS-R: Beyond the Basics Early Childhood Education Administrators
    Preschool Providers
    Trena Moffett
    NOTES: Please bring your ECERS-R Scales Book. Distributed by the UT College of Social Work Office of Research & Public Service. May not be copied, shared, sold, or distributed in any manner. Unauthorized duplication is not permitted. Items and indicators reprinted from: Early Childhood Environment Rating Scale " Revised Edition " Updated by Thelma Harms, Richard M. Clifford, and Debby Cryer. (New York: Teachers College Press, © 2005 by Thelma Harms, Richard M. Clifford, and Debby Cryer.); Infant/Toddler Environment Rating Scale " Revised Edition " Updated by Thelma Harms, Debby Cryer, and Richard M. Clifford. (New York: Teachers College Press, © 2006 by Thelma Harms, Deborah Reid Cryer, and Richard M. Clifford.); Family Child Care Environment Rating Scale " Revised Edition " Updated by Thelma Harms, Debby Cryer, and Richard M. Clifford. (New York: Teachers College Press, © 2007 by Thelma Harms, Deborah Reid Cryer, and Richard M. Clifford.); School-Age Care Environment Rating Scale by Thelma Harms, Ellen Vineberg Jacobs, and Donna Romano White. (New York: Teachers College Press, © 1996 by Thelma Harms, Ellen Vineberg Jacobs, and Donna Romano White.) Used with permission of the publisher and the authors. This project is funded under an agreement with the Tennessee Department of Human Services and the University of Tennessee, Social Work Office of Research and Public Service.
    Last day to register for the above course: December 2, 2017

    COUNTY: Madison
    DATE: Tue-Dec 5, 2017 TIME: 6:15 PM - 8:15 PM
    LOCATION: Milan Christian Care, 5066 N. First St. , , Milan 38358
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Compassion Fatigue: Breath in/ Breath Out Health and Safety Administrators
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    School Age Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    Preschool Providers
    Sandra Presson
    NOTES: Come in comfortable relaxing clothes.Bring a comfortable lawn chair and a snack to share.
    Last day to register for the above course: December 2, 2017

    COUNTY: Gibson
    DATE: Tue-Dec 12, 2017 TIME: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    LOCATION: Milan Church of Christ, 2026 S. Main St., Milan
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    ITERS-R: Beyond the Basics. Discovering the Myths and Mysteries behind ITERS-R Assessment Early Childhood Education Administrators
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Family Child Care Providers
    Christy Wallsmith
    DHS Assessment
    NOTES: Please bring your Blue ITERS-R Book Space will be limited for this session. *Trademark Disclaimer: ERS® and Environment Rating Scale® are registered trademarks of Teachers College, Columbia University.
    Last day to register for the above course: December 9, 2017

    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.