TRAINING

Training child care providers to be outstanding caregivers is at the very core of our mission at Rainbow Fleet. We offer numerous educational opportunities each month covering various child care topics including safe sleep, first aid, operations, room arrangement, child development and many more. All of our training can be applied toward the DHS licensing requirements and also qualifies for Stars training credits. To learn more about Stars training credits, click here.

TRAINING SCHEDULE

Upcoming Events

  • Brain Builders (1)
    Dec 07, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Zoom Meeting
    Open your eyes to the impact you have on building brains in the early years. Learn how attachment and bonding affect development into adulthood and understand trauma’s effects on the brain.
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  • Mealtime for Infants and Toddlers with Special Needs
    Dec 14, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    rainbowfleet.org
    This training provides information about the learning opportunities that occur during mealtimes for all children. It also discusses various adaptations & accommodations that are necessary for infants and toddlers with various special needs.
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  • Zoom Training: How to Create a Safe Sleep Environment for Your Baby (3)
    Dec 16, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM CST
    Zoom
    In this training, find out what you can do to reduce a baby’s risk of SIDS and other sleep-related causes of infant death and what you can do as a caregiver to help increase the awareness of this important issue.
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  • CPR & First Aid  (3)
    Dec 18, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Rainbow Fleet CCR&R, 1105 NW 45th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73118, USA
    Emergency first care and injury prevention is a pediatric first aid course for child care providers, developed through the EMS for Children Program at OU Children’s Hospital.
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  • How to Implement Lesson Planning Early Childhood Classroom  (2)
    Jan 04, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Zoom
    This course identifies what a lesson plan is and why they are important. It also explains classroom management, daily schedules and routines. The course explains Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs and how it can help providers develop lessons for different children’s needs.
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  • Zoom Training: Educator Emotional Self-Care (1)
    Jan 13, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Zoom
    During this course we will cover the importance of self-care and other-care. This training will focus on the causes of educator stress and burnout, emotional intelligence, mindfulness, discuss self-care strategies and help you create a self-care plan for providers.
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  • CPR & First Aid  (1)
    Jan 15, 2022, 9:00 AM – 9:05 AM
    Rainbow Fleet CCR&R, 1105 NW 45th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73118, USA
    Emergency first care and injury prevention is a pediatric first aid course for child care providers, developed through the EMS for Children Program at OU Children’s Hospital.
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  • Mealtime for Infants and Toddlers with Special Needs (1)
    Jan 18, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM CST
    rainbowfleet.org
    This training provides information about the learning opportunities that occur during mealtimes for all children. It also discusses various adaptations & accommodations that are necessary for infants and toddlers with various special needs.
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  • Zoom Training: How to Create a Safe Sleep Environment for Your Baby (4)
    Jan 25, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Zoom
    In this training, find out what you can do to reduce a baby’s risk of SIDS and other sleep-related causes of infant death and what you can do as a caregiver to help increase the awareness of this important issue.
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  • Zoom Training: Talking With Families  (1)
    Feb 15, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Zoom
    This training helps providers navigate communication with the families of children in their care, gaining tips on how to have difficult conversations with parents. It will address effective communication skills to foster healthy relationships between caregivers and the families they serve.
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  • Behavior and Positive Guidance  (2)
    Feb 17, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Zoom
    This training provides information on and opportunities to practice developmentally appropriate ways to manage challenging behavior in an early learning environment through positive guidance strategies and observational data tracking methods.
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  • CPR & First Aid  (1)
    Feb 19, 2022, 9:00 AM – 9:05 AM
    Rainbow Fleet CCR&R, 1105 NW 45th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73118, USA
    Emergency first care and injury prevention is a pediatric first aid course for child care providers, developed through the EMS for Children Program at OU Children’s Hospital.
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  • Zoom Training: How to Create a Safe Sleep Environment for Your Baby (3)
    Feb 22, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM CST
    Zoom
    In this training, find out what you can do to reduce a baby’s risk of SIDS and other sleep-related causes of infant death and what you can do as a caregiver to help increase the awareness of this important issue.
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  • Zoom Training: Learning With Loose Parts (1)
    Feb 24, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Zoom
    In this training, learn how to use common items that are already on-hand or available at little to no cost to encourage learning and enhance your lesson plans.
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  • Zoom Training: Risky Play (1)
    Mar 10, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Zoom
    Learn about the value in taking risks in play. How to assess risk vs. hazard. Evaluate your personal feelings about risks to make risks more accessible to children in your care.
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  • Mealtime for Infants and Toddlers with Special Needs (1)
    Mar 15, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    rainbowfleet.org
    This training provides information about the learning opportunities that occur during mealtimes for all children. It also discusses various adaptations & accommodations that are necessary for infants and toddlers with various special needs.
    Share
  • CPR & First Aid  (3)
    Mar 19, 2022, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Rainbow Fleet CCR&R, 1105 NW 45th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73118, USA
    Emergency first care and injury prevention is a pediatric first aid course for child care providers, developed through the EMS for Children Program at OU Children’s Hospital.
    Share
  • How to Create a Safe Sleep Environment for Your Baby
    Mar 22, 2022, 7:00 PM – 7:05 PM CDT
    rainbowfleet.org
    In this training, find out what you can do to reduce a baby’s risk of SIDS and other sleep-related causes of infant death and what you can do as a caregiver to help increase the awareness of this important issue.
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Space can be reserved by phone at 405-521-1426. Attendees may also send a completed registration form by fax or email to 405-521-1472 or sthrush@rainbowfleet.org. Payment is accepted by check, cash, money order or credit/debit card (Visa or MasterCard). A space is only guaranteed when payment is received. A receipt will be issued to complete your enrollment. Please bring your receipt to class. Unless otherwise noted, all classes take place at Rainbow Fleet, 1105 NW 45th St. in Oklahoma City.  A 24 Hour notice of cancellation is required in order to receive a training voucher, otherwise no refund for missed trainings will be given.  Doors open 30 minutes before and close 30 minutes after training. Doors are locked 15 minutes after trainings begin. No children allowed; please make alternate plans for child care. Space is limited and children are a distraction for participants and trainers.