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The New Mexico Training & Technical Assistance Programs
(TTAPs) will be supporting the New Mexico FOCUS quality improvement initiative by offering trainings in our community that are OPEN TO EVERYONE!

    • Below you will find descriptions for many of the Cariño trainings offered this quarter
    • All parts of a series must be completed in order to receive a certificate
    • Some trainings series must be taken in order such as the FOCUS Intentional Teaching Series

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Albuquerque Regional Hub
Serving Bernalillo, Valencia, Torrance, Socorro and Guadalupe Counties and Rio Rancho)
(You MUST attend all parts in a training series to receive a certificate)

Quality Early Childhood Programs for All – 6 Hour Course
6 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 3-2hrs, 4-1hr, 5-1hr, 7-2hrs

Class LocationDate Info
Quality Early Childhood Programs for All - 6 Hour Course
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
North Building Room 123
April 10th & 11th, 2018
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Quality Early Childhood Programs for All - 6 Hour Course
New Mexico Tech Children’s Center
801 Leroy Place
Socorro, NM 87801
April 14th, 2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Quality Early Childhood Programs for All - 6 Hour Course
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
North Building Room 123
May 21st & 23rd, 2018
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Quality Early Childhood Programs for All - 6 Hour Course
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
North Building Room B
June 12 & 19th, 2018
and June 26th, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Quality Early Childhood Programs for All - 6 Hour Course
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
North Building Room 123
June 22nd, 2018
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Programas de Calidad de Educación Temprana Para Todos: Curso de 6 Horas
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
South Building Room 222
May 15th & 16th, 2018
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Powerful Interactions
4 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-1hr, 5-3hrs

Class LocationDate Info
Powerful Interactions
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
North Building Room 123
April 19th, 2018
and April 26th, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Powerful Interactions
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
North Building Room 123
June 8th, 2018
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Interacciones Poderosas
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
North Building Room 123
May 11th, 2018
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Interacciones Poderosas
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
North Building Room B
June 22nd, 2018
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Full Participation of Each Child
6 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 3-2.5hrs, 4-1.5hrs, 7-2hrs

Class LocationDate Info
Full Participation of Each Child
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
South Building Room 222
April 7th, 2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Full Participation of Each Child
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
North Building Room 123
April 16th, 2018
and April 17th, 2018
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Full Participation of Each Child
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
North Building Room 123
May 3rd, 2018
May 10th, 2018
and May 17th, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Full Participation of Each Child
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
North Building Room 123
June 11th, 2018
and June 12th, 2018
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Full Participation of Each Child
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
South Building Room 222
June 23rd, 2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Participación Integral de Cada Niño
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
South Building Room 222
April 14th, 2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

45 Hour Entry Level Course
45 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-2.5hrs, 2-7.5hrs, 3-7.5hrs, 4-10hrs, 5-5hrs, 6-2.5hrs, 7-10hrs

Class LocationDate Info
45 Hour Entry Level Course
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
TBA
45 Hour Entry Level Course
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
North Building Room 123
May 19th, 2018
June 2nd, 2018
June 9th, 2018
June 23rd, 2018
and June 30th, 2018
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Curso de Nivel de Inicio de 45 horas
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
North Building Room 123
April 7th, 2018
April 14th, 2018
April 21st, 2018
April 28th, 2018
and May 5th, 2018
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Supporting Infant Toddler Development
4 Hour Certificate - Competencies: 1-2hrs, 4-1hr, 5-1hr

Class LocationDate Info
Supporting Infant Toddler Development
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
North Building Room 123
April 2nd, 2018
and April 4th, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Supporting Infant Toddler Development
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
North Building Room 123
April 30th, 2018
and May 2nd, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Supporting Infant Toddler Development
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
South Building Room 222
June 22nd, 2018
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Apoyando el Desarrollo de Bebés y Niños Pequeños
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
South Building Room 222
May 19th, 2018
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Early Learning Series 1: How are Children Learning Through Play?
2 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-1hr, 4-1hr

Class LocationDate Info
Early Learning Series 1: How are Children Learning Through Play?
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
South Building Room 222
May 5th, 2018
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Early Learning Series 1: How are Children Learning Through Play?
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
South Building Room 222
June 9th, 2018
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Serie de Aprendizaje Temprano 1: ¿Cómo Aprenden los Niños a través del Juego?
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
South Building Room 222
May 14th, 2018
9:00 am - 11:00 pm

Social Emotional Support for Young Children
2 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-1hr, 5-1hr

Class LocationDate Info
Social Emotional Support for Young Children
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
North Building Room 123
April 24th, 2018
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Social Emotional Support for Young Children
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
South Building Room 222
May 3rd, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Apoyo Social Emocional para Niños Pequeños
UNM Continuing Education
1634 University Blvd
Albuquerque, NM 87102
South Building Room 222
June 12th, 2018
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Clovis Regional Hub
(Serving Quay, De Baca, Curry, Roosevelt, Chavez, Lea, and Eddy Counties)
(You MUST attend all parts in a training series to receive a certificate)

Quality Early Childhood Programs for All – 6 Hour Course
6 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 3-2hrs, 4-1hr, 5-1hr, 7-2hrs

Class LocationDate Info
Quality Early Childhood Programs for All - 6 Hour Course
Eastern New Mexico University - Roswell
Occupational Technology Center
20 West Mathis
Roswell, NM 88203
Room 115
April 12th, 2018
April 19th, 2018
and April 26th, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Powerful Interactions
4 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-1hr, 5-3hrs

Class LocationDate Info
Powerful Interactions
Eastern New Mexico University - Roswell
Occupational Technology Center
20 West Mathis
Roswell, NM 88203
Room 115
May 7th, 2018
and May 8th, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Powerful Interactions
Location TBA
Hobbs, NM
Jun-18

Full Participation of Each Child
6 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 3-2.5hrs, 4-1.5hrs, 7-2hrs

Class LocationDate Info
Full Participation of Each Child
Clovis Regional Hub
3608 North Prince St.
Clovis, NM 87105
Suite E
May 8th, 2018
May 10th, 2018
and May 15th, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Full Participation of Each Child
Eastern New Mexico University - Roswell
Occupational Technology Center
20 West Mathis
Roswell, NM
Room 115
June 11th, 2018
and June 13th, 2018
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

45 Hour Entry Level Course
45 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-2.5hrs, 2-7.5hrs, 3-7.5hrs, 4-10hrs, 5-5hrs, 6-2.5hrs, 7-10hrs

Class LocationDate Info
45 Hour Entry Level Course
New Mexico Junior College
5317 Lovington Highway
Hobbs, NM 88240
HTO Room 125 A and B
April 7th, 2018
April 14th, 2018
April 21st, 2018
April 28th, 2018
and May 5th, 2018
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
45 Hour Entry Level Course
Clovis Regional Hub
3608 North Prince St.
Clovis, NM 87105
Suite E
May 12th, 2018
May 19th, 2018
May 26th, 2018
June 2nd, 2018
and June 9th, 2018
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Supporting Infant Toddler Development
4 Hour Certificate - Competencies: 1-2hrs, 4-1hr, 5-1hr

Class LocationDate Info
Supporting Infant Toddler Development
Clovis Regional Hub
3608 North Prince St.
Clovis, NM 87105
Suite E
April 10th, 2018
and April 12th, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Supporting Infant Toddler Development
Location TBA
Hobbs, NM
May-18

Early Learning Series 1: How are Children Learning Through Play?
2 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-1hr, 4-1hr

Class LocationDate Info
Early Learning Series 1: How are Children Learning Through Play?
Clovis Regional Hub
3608 North Prince St.
Clovis, NM 87105
Suite E
June 5th, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Social Emotional Support for Young Children
2 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-1hr, 5-1hr

Class LocationDate Info
Social Emotional Support for Young Children
Clovis Regional Hub
3608 North Prince St.
Clovis, NM 87105
Suite E
April 17th, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Social Emotional Support for Young Children
Clovis Regional Hub
3608 North Prince St.
Clovis, NM 87105
Suite E
April 19th, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Española Regional Hub
(Serving Rio Arriba, Los Alamos, Taos, Santa Fe, San Miguel, Mora, Harding, Union, and Colfax Counties)
(You MUST attend all parts in a training series to receive a certificate)

Quality Early Childhood Programs for All – 6 Hour Course
6 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 3-2hrs, 4-1hr, 5-1hr, 7-2hrs

Class LocationDate Info
Quality Early Childhood Programs for All - 6 Hour Course
Española Regional Hub
1302 Calle De La Merced
Española, NM 87532
Suite H
May 5th, 2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Powerful Interactions
4 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-1hr, 5-3hrs

Class LocationDate Info
Powerful Interactions
Española Regional Hub
1302 Calle De La Merced
Española, NM 87532
Suite H
June 2nd, 2018
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Full Participation of Each Child
6 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 3-2.5hrs, 4-1.5hrs, 7-2hrs

Class LocationDate Info
Full Participation of Each Child
Inspire Bilingual Early Learning Center
1509 Paseo del Pueblo Sur
Taos, NM 87571
April 14th, 2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Full Participation of Each Child
Española Regional Hub
1302 Calle De La Merced
Española, NM 87532
Suite H
June 9th, 2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

45 Hour Entry Level Course
45 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-2.5hrs, 2-7.5hrs, 3-7.5hrs, 4-10hrs, 5-5hrs, 6-2.5hrs, 7-10hrs

Class LocationDate Info
45 Hour Entry Level Course
Española Regional Hub
1302 Calle De La Merced
Española, NM 87532
Suite H
March 10th, 2018
March 17th, 2018
March 24th, 2018
March 31st, 2018
and April 7th, 2018
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Supporting Infant Toddler Development
4 Hour Certificate - Competencies: 1-2hrs, 4-1hr, 5-1hr

Class LocationDate Info
Supporting Infant Toddler Development
Española Regional Hub
1302 Calle De La Merced
Española, NM 87532
Suite H
April 7th, 2018
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Supporting Infant Toddler Development
Inspire Bilingual Early Learning Center
1509 Paseo del Pueblo Sur
Taos, NM 87571
May 5th, 2018
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Early Learning Series 1: How are Children Learning Through Play?
2 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-1hr, 4-1hr

Class LocationDate Info
Early Learning Series 1: How are Children Learning Through Play?
Española Regional Hub
1302 Calle De La Merced
Española, NM 87532
Suite H
May 16th, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Gallup Regional Hub
(Serving San Juan, McKinley, Cibola, Catron, and Sandoval Counties)
(You MUST attend all parts in a training series to receive a certificate)

Quality Early Childhood Programs for All – 6 Hour Course
6 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 3-2hrs, 4-1hr, 5-1hr, 7-2hrs

Class LocationDate Info
Quality Early Childhood Programs for All - 6 Hour
Course
San Juan College
4601 College Blvd
Farmington, NM 87402
Zia Room
April 24th, 2018
and April 26th, 2018
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Powerful Interactions
4 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-1hr, 5-3hrs

Class LocationDate Info
Powerful Interactions
San Juan College
4601 College Blvd
Farmington, NM 87402
Room 9006
April 30th, 2018
and May 2nd, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Powerful Interactions
UNM Gallup
705 Gurley Ave
Gallup, NM 87301
Childcare Room 109
May 8th, 2018
and May 10th, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Full Participation of Each Child
6 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 3-2.5hrs, 4-1.5hrs, 7-2hrs

Class LocationDate Info
Full Participation of Each Child
San Juan College
4601 College Blvd
Farmington, NM 87402
Room 9012
April 10th, 2018
and April 12th, 2018
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Full Participation of Each Child
UNM Gallup
705 Gurley Ave
Gallup, NM 87301
Childcare Room 109
June 2nd, 2018
9:00 am -4:00 pm

45 Hour Entry Level Course
45 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-2.5hrs, 2-7.5hrs, 3-7.5hrs, 4-10hrs, 5-5hrs, 6-2.5hrs, 7-10hrs

9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Class LocationDate Info
45 Hour Entry Level Course
San Juan College: 30th St. Center
3539 E. 30th St.
Farmington, NM 87402
Room 127
April 7th, 2018
April 14th, 2018
April 21st, 2018
April 28th, 2018
and May 5th, 2018

Supporting Infant Toddler Development
4 Hour Certificate - Competencies: 1-2hrs, 4-1hr, 5-1hr

Class LocationDate Info
Supporting Infant Toddler Development
UNM Gallup
705 Gurley Ave
Gallup, NM 87301
Childcare Room 109
April 10th, 2018
and April 12th, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Early Learning Series 1: How are Children Learning Through Play?
2 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-1hr, 4-1hr

Class LocationDate Info
Early Learning Series 1: How are Children Learning Through Play?
UNM Gallup 705 Gurley Ave
Gallup, NM 87301
Childcare Room 109
April 6th, 2018
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Social Emotional Support for Young Children
2 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-1hr, 5-1hr

Class LocationDate Info
Social Emotional Support for Young Children
San Juan College
4601 College Blvd
Farmington, NM 87402
Room 9006
June 4th, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Las Cruces Regional Hub
(Serving Dona Ana, Luna, Hidalgo, Grant, Sierra, Lincoln, and Otero Counties)
(You MUST attend all parts in a training series to receive a certificate)

Quality Early Childhood Programs for All – 6 Hour Course
6 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 3-2hrs, 4-1hr, 5-1hr, 7-2hrs

Class LocationDate Info
Quality Early Childhood Programs for All - 6 Hour Course
New Mexico State University College of Education
1220 Stewart St.
Las Cruces, NM 88003
O'Donnell Hall Room 130
April 24th, 2018
and April 26th, 2018
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Quality Early Childhood Programs for All - 6 Hour Course
Western New Mexico University
1000 W College Ave
Silver City, NM 88062
C Lloyd Public Training Room
June 12th, 2018
and June 19th, 2018
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Programas de Calidad de Educación Temprana Para Todos: Curso de 6 Horas
Location TBA
Las Cruces, NM
May 15th, 2018
and May 16th, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Programas de Calidad de Educación Temprana Para Todos: Curso de 6 Horas
Community Action Agency
3880 Foothills Rd.
Las Cruces, NM 88011
Suite A
June 8th, 2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Powerful Interactions
4 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-1hr, 5-3hrs

Class LocationDate Info
Powerful Interactions
Thomas Branigan Memorial Library
200 E. Picacho Ave
Las Cruces, NM 88001
Roadrunner Room
May 11th, 2018
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Powerful Interactions
Thomas Branigan Memorial Library
200 E. Picacho Ave
Las Cruces, NM 88001
Roadrunner Room
June 14th, 2018
and June 21st, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Interacciones Poderosas
205 W. Boutz Rd.
Las Cruces, NM 88003
April 28th, 2018
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Full Participation of Each Child
6 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 3-2.5hrs, 4-1.5hrs, 7-2hrs

Class LocationDate Info
Full Participation of Each Child
New Mexico State University College of Education
1220 Stewart St.
Las Cruces, NM 88003
O’Donnell Hall Room 130
April 10th, 2018
and April 12th, 2018
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Full Participation of Each Child
Western New Mexico University
1000 W College Ave
Silver City, NM 88062
C Lloyd Public Training Room
May 2nd, 2018
and May 3rd, 2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Full Participation of Each Child
Alamogordo Public Library
920 Oregon Ave
Alamogordo, NM 88310
Training Room
May 19th, 2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Participación Integral de Cada Niño
New Mexico State University College of Education
1220 Stewart St.
Las Cruces, NM 88003
O'Donnell Hall Room 130
April 3rd, 2018
and April 5th, 2018
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

45 Hour Entry Level Course
45 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-2.5hrs, 2-7.5hrs, 3-7.5hrs, 4-10hrs, 5-5hrs, 6-2.5hrs, 7-10hrs

Class LocationDate Info
45 Hour Entry Level Course
Location TBA
Las Cruces, NM
May 26th, 2018
June 2nd, 2018
June 9th, 2018
June 16th, 2018
and June 23rd, 2018
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Curso de Nivel de Inicio de 45 horas
Location TBA
Las Cruces, NM
May 26th, 2018
June 2nd, 2018
June 9th, 2018
June 16th, 2018
and June 23rd, 2018
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Supporting Infant Toddler Development
4 Hour Certificate - Competencies: 1-2hrs, 4-1hr, 5-1hr

Class LocationDate Info
Supporting Infant Toddler Development
Community Action Agency
3880 Foothills Rd.
Las Cruces, NM 88011
Suite A
May 21st, 2018
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Apoyando el Desarrollo de Bebés y Niños Pequeños
Community Action Agency
3880 Foothills Rd.
Las Cruces, NM 88011
Suite A
June 1st, 2018
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Early Learning Series 1: How are Children Learning Through Play?
2 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-1hr, 4-1hr

Class LocationDate Info
Serie de Aprendizaje Temprano 1: ¿Cómo Aprenden los Niños a través del Juego?
205 W. Boutz Rd.
Las Cruces, NM 88003
April 7th, 2018
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Early Learning Series 1: How are Children Learning Through Play?
New Mexico State University College of Education
1220 Stewart St.
Las Cruces, NM 88003
O’Donnell Hall Room 30
April 19th, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Social Emotional Support for Young Children
2 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-1hr, 5-1hr

Class LocationDate Info
Social Emotional Support for Young Children
New Mexico State University College of Education
1220 Stewart St.
Las Cruces, NM 88003
O’Donnell Hall Room 130
April 17th, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Apoyo Social Emocional para Niños Pequeños
New Mexico State University College of Education
1220 Stewart St.
Las Cruces, NM 88003
O’Donnell Hall Room 130
May 1st, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Quality Early Childhood Programs for All – 6 Hour Course
Programas de Calidad de Educación Temprana Para Todos: Curso de 6 Horas
6 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 3-2hrs, 4-1hr, 5-1hr, 7-2hrs

This course is designed as an introduction to special services and inclusion resources available to support early childhood professionals so that every child is included in early childhood programs. Ideas for building family partnerships and information about service providers will be highlighted. A review of related laws is also included in the course.
All child care educators working in 3-STAR and 4-STAR licensed child care centers and family child care homes are required to complete this course, or its equivalent (Full Participation of Each Child), within the first six months of employment. All child care educators working in 5-STAR licensed child care centers and family child care homes are required to complete BOTH Full Participation of Each Child and 6 hour course.

Este curso está diseñado como una introducción a los servicios especiales y a la inclusión de recursos disponibles que apoyan a los profesionales de la edad temprana para que cada niño esté incluido en los programas de la edad temprana. Se tomarán en cuenta las ideas que promuevan la colaboración de las familias y la información acerca de los que proveen servicios. También se incluye en el curso un resumen de las leyes correspondientes.
Todos los educadores de cuidado de niños en centros de cuidado de niños y en hogares de cuidado de niños licenciados en 3-STAR y 4-STAR están obligados de completar este curso, o su equivalente (La Participación Completo de Cada Niño), dentro de los primeros seis meses de empleo. Todos los educadores de cuidado de niños trabajando en centros de cuidado de niños y en hogares de cuidado de niños de 5-STAR están en la obligación de completar AMBOS cursos Participación Completa de Cada Niño y Curso de 6 Horas.

Powerful Interactions
Interacciones Poderosas
4 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-1hr, 5-3hrs

The book Powerful Interactions, written by A. Dombro, J. Jablon, & C. Stetson, provides the foundation for this 4-hour training about practical and influential ways to interact with young children. Join us as we explore a number of practical insights and strategies that can help to increase our effectiveness as educators of young children.

El libro Interacciones Poderosas, escrito por A. Dombro, J. Jablon, & C. Stetson, aporta las bases para este entrenamiento de 4 horas acerca de maneras prácticas e influenciables para interactuar con niños pequeño. Acompáñenos en la exploración de iniciativas prácticas y estrategias que pueden ayudar a aumentar nuestra efectividad como educadores de niños pequeño.

Full Participation of Each Child
Participación Integral de Cada Niño
6 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 3-2.5hrs, 4-1.5hrs, 7-2hrs

This training provides you with insights, tools, and strategies to promote engagement in play, learning, and development for each young child. The training emphasizes evidence-based practices for supporting children who are culturally and linguistically diverse, and strategies for overcoming biases to build trusting and collaborative partnerships with families.
All child care educators working in 3-STAR and 4-STAR licensed child care centers and family child care homes are required to complete this course, or Quality Early Childhood Programs for All (6 hour) within the first six months of employment. All Child care educators working in 5-STAR licensed care centers and family child care homes are required to complete BOTH Full Participation of Each Child and 6 hour course./p>

Este entrenamiento proporciona conocimientos, herramientas y estrategias que promueven la dedicación en el juego, el aprendizaje y el desarrollo de cada niño pequeño. El entrenamiento enfatiza prácticas basadas en evidencias para apoyar a los niños que son cultural y lingüísticamente diversos, y estrategias para superar los prejuicios que contribuyen a crear confianza y colaboración con las familias.
Todos los educadores de cuidado de niños trabajando en centros de cuidado de niños y en hogares de cuidado de niños licenciados en 3-STAR y 4-STAR están obligados de completar este curso, o su equivalente (Programas de Calidad de Educación Temprana Para Todos: Curso de 6 Horas), dentro de los primeros seis meses de empleo. Todos los educadores de cuidado de niños trabajando en centros de cuidado de niños y en hogares de cuidado de niños de 5-STAR están obligados de completar AMBOS cursos Participación Completa de Cada Nino y Curso de 6 Horas.

45 Hour Entry Level Course
Curso de Nivel de Inicio de 45 horas
45 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-2.5hrs, 2-7.5hrs, 3-7.5hrs, 4-10hrs, 5-5hrs, 6-2.5hrs, 7-10hrs

The 45-Hour Entry Level Course is a basic course created to introduce participants to New Mexico’s seven (7) core competency areas at the awareness level. All child care providers working in licensed child care centers and family child care homes are required to complete this course, or its equivalent, within the first six months of employment.

El curso de Nivel de Inicio de 45 horas es un curso básico creado para introducir a los participantes a las siete (7) áreas de competencias principales de Nuevo México a un nivel de conciencia. Todos los proveedores de cuidados de niños que trabajan en centros licenciados de cuidados de niños y en hogares de familias de cuidados de niños están en la obligación de completar este curso, o su equivalente, dentro de los primeros seis meses de empleo.

Supporting Infant Toddler Development
Apoyando el Desarrollo de Bebés y Niños Pequeños
4 Hour Certificate - Competencies: 1-2hrs, 4-1hr, 5-1hr

Early care providers and educators can have a great impact on infants. Learn the many ways to enhance your classroom environments and practices to promote infant growth, development, and learning.

Proveedores y educadores de cuidado temprana pueden tener un gran impacto sobre los bebés. Aprenda las diferentes maneras de mejorar sus ambientes y prácticas para promover crecimiento, desarrollo, y aprendizaje infantil.

Early Learning Series 1: How are Children Learning Through Play?
Serie de Aprendizaje Temprano 1: ¿Cómo Aprenden los Niños a través del Juego?
2 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-1hr, 4-1hr

This module is designed for individuals who are new to working with young children or who are unfamiliar with the concepts and research on play based learning. Understanding how a child learns and develops often takes time this series is designed to break down certain concepts into smaller components to help make better sense of a bigger idea. This module will begin the conversation by introducing basic concepts of how children learn through play and exploring the role of the adult in that play.

Este módulo esta diseñado para individuos que son nuevos en trabajar con niños pequeños o que desconocen los conceptos y la investigación sobre el aprendizaje basado en el juego. Entender como un niño aprende y se desarrolla toma tiempo. Esta serie está diseñada para desglosar ciertos conceptos en componentes más pequeños para ayudar a tener un mejor sentido de una idea más grande. Este módulo comienza una conversación introduciendo conceptos básicos de cómo los niños aprenden a través del juego y explorando el rol del adulto en ese juego.

Social Emotional Support for Young Children
Apoyo Social Emocional para Niños Pequeños
2 Hour Certificate – Competencies: 1-1hr, 5-1hr

Research shows that supporting healthy Social Emotional development is a key skill for all child care providers. This session will explore how children communicate through their behaviors, offer practical suggestions for supporting social emotional development in group care settings, and give child care providers an opportunity to explore their own strengths and challenges with this topic.

Las investigaciones muestran que apoyar el desarrollo Social Emocional es una habilidad clave para todos los proveedores de cuidado de niños. Esta sesión explorará cómo los niños se comunican a través de sus comportamientos, ofrecer sugerencias prácticas para apoyar el desarrollo social emocional en los ambientes de cuidado y brindar a los proveedores de cuidado de niños la oportunidad de explorar sus propias fortalezas y desafíos con este tema.

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Hours: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday to Friday

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Other Community Learning Opportunities

CNM Workforce 45 Hour Courses & Early Childhood Credit Courses

Please call Alicia West at (505) 224-5200 for 45-Hour course info or
CNM Registration at (505) 224-3214 for courses offered.

UNM Continuing Education Early Childhood Services Center ONLINE EC COURSES—NEW!!!

The UNM ECSC is now offering online trainings for the Orientation to Intentional Teaching training series. For more information please contact
Heather Christopher at 250-6923 or hchristo@unm.edu.


    1. Please sign up by phone (277-1371) before the training so we will be expecting you and have a chair reserved. 
    2. Please leave a DETAILED voicemail message with your name, child care program name and day time phone number and your call will be returned in the order it was received. Cariño’s registration system ensures that  spaces are filled on a first come first served basis.
    3. You will receive registration confirmation via phone with training details, location, etc.
    4. Please note that you May no longer call to pre-register for other participants. Each individual must pre-register herself/himself.
    5. You May sign up for more than 1 training at a time (maximum 3 per month), but PLEASE show up if you sign up.  If you “no show” without cancellation ahead of time, you May automatically lose any future reservations you May have had.
    6. Each child care center is respectfully asked to not sign up more than three participants per training, so as to allow more centers and family child care home providers to participate. 
    7. Certificates are issued at the end of each training and will not be issued early under any circumstances. 
    8. Plan to arrive on time. Only a short “grace period” of 5 minutes is allowed, after which latecomers will not be admitted.
    9. No children are allowed; this is because we as early childhood professionals, believe that this is not an appropriate setting for children and we are not able to accommodate them with toys or room to play.  In addition, children can be a distraction to the presenter as well as to other training participants.
    10. Any disruptive or inappropriate behavior will NOT be tolerated and at the discretion of the trainer you May be asked to leave
    11. Cell phone calls are not permitted during the training.  Please turn your cell phone to silent or off.
    12. Trainings with (5) Pre-Registered Participants or less may be cancelled.
    13. Inclement Weather/Training Cancellation Line 277-1371 Evenings & Saturdays.