Upper East 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: Sullivan
    DATE: Thu-Apr 27, 2017 TIME: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    LOCATION: Wheeler United Methodist Church Child Care Center, 211 N. Sanders Street, Blountville
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Exploring Force & Motion Through Ramps and Pathways Early Childhood Education Administrators
    Family Child Care Providers
    Preschool Providers
    School Age Providers
    Carma Williams
    NOTES: Parents are invited to attend. Strategies will be offered that can be used at home as well as in the child care setting. Register online or call our main office at (865)974-7750 or 1-877-584-0596.
    Last day to register for the above course: April 24, 2017

    COUNTY: Sullivan
    DATE: Wed-May 3, 2017 TIME: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    LOCATION: St. Paul's Dayschool, 160 E. Sevier Avenue, Kingsport
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Leadership in Action Administration Administrators Carma Williams
    NOTES: For Directors and Assistant Directors
    Last day to register for the above course: April 30, 2017

    COUNTY: Sullivan
    DATE: Tue-May 9, 2017 TIME: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    LOCATION: Colonial Heights Baptist Church Child Care, 108 Colonial Heights Road, Kingsport
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Once Upon A Time: Reading is Essential Early Childhood Education Administrators
    Family Child Care Providers
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Preschool Providers
    Amber Freeman
    NOTES: Parents are invited to attend. Strategies will be offered that can be used at home as well as in the child care setting. Register online or call our main office at (865)974-7750 or 1-877-584-0596.
    Last day to register for the above course: May 6, 2017

    COUNTY: Washington
    DATE: Thu-May 11, 2017 TIME: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    LOCATION: Boone Trail Early Learning Center, Boone Trail Baptist Church, 1985 Carroll Creek Road, Gray
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Power Struggles: What To Do When You Don't Know What To Do Developmentally Appropriate Behavior Management Administrators
    Family Child Care Providers
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Preschool Providers
    School Age Providers
    Robin Pullen
    NOTES: Parents are invited to attend. Strategies will be offered that can be used at home as well as in the child care setting. Register online or call our main office at (865)974-7750 or 1-877-584-0596.
    Last day to register for the above course: May 8, 2017

    COUNTY: Washington
    DATE: Fri-May 12, 2017 TIME: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    LOCATION: Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church Preschool, 225 Princeton Road, Johnson City
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Once Upon A Time: Reading is Essential Early Childhood Education Administrators
    Family Child Care Providers
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Preschool Providers
    Amber Freeman
    NOTES: Parents are invited to attend. Strategies will be offered that can be used at home as well as in the child care setting. Register online or call our main office at (865)974-7750 or 1-877-584-0596.
    Last day to register for the above course: May 9, 2017

    COUNTY: Sullivan
    DATE: Sat-May 13, 2017 TIME: 8:30 AM - 12:45 PM
    LOCATION: Lifebridge Christian Church, 617 Donelson Drive, Kingsport
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Reading Aloud to Children


    Helping Parents Promote Literacy At Home
    Early Childhood Education


    Early Childhood Education
    Administrators
    Family Child Care Providers
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Preschool Providers
    Carma Williams
    NOTES: Parents are invited to attend. Strategies will be offered that can be used at home as well as in the child care setting. Register online or call our main office at (865)974-7750 or 1-877-584-0596.
    Last day to register for the above course: May 10, 2017

    COUNTY: Sullivan
    DATE: Tue-May 16, 2017 TIME: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    LOCATION: Lifebridge Christian Church, 617 Donelson Drive, Kingsport
    TOPIC TRAINING AREA AUDIENCE TRAINER
    Safe Sleep (includes Tummy Time discussion) Health and Safety Administrators
    Family Child Care Providers
    Infant/Toddler Providers
    Amber Freeman
    NOTES: Early Childhood Education
    Last day to register for the above course: May 13, 2017

    Providing Child Care Resources, Referral Services, and Specialists for Tennessee's Carter, Cocke, Grainger, Greene, Hamblen, Hancock, Hawkins, Johnson, Sullivan, Unicoi, and Washington counties.

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