Arkansas child care providers may use online classes toward the fifteen (15) clock hours of training annually.  Classes provided by The Early Childhood Academy are NOT APPROVED with the Traveling Arkansas’ Professional Development Registry; however, The Early Childhood Academy Trainer is Registry Trainer ID 317397, so Arkansas child care providers may take classes in addition to the 15 hours of annual training.

Classes available in Arkansas:

Arkansas providers may take classes for personal enrichment and development.

Opening a facility or beginning work in the child care field:  If you are interested in opening a child care program or working in the child care field, please contact your state licensing agency for the specific requirements, rules and regulations of your state.   Arkansas’ licensing website can be found here.