Training and Workshops

First Children’s Finance understands that child care businesses are complex and face many unique challenges. That’s why we offer practical, hands-on workshops and seminars that address the most critical business topics for family child care owners and child care centers.


Minnesota Trainings and Workshops

Looking for training to improve your understanding of child care business and financial operations? FCF’s Minnesota team is here to help with a variety of professional development opportunities. Whether you’re starting a new child care business, or increasing your knowledge as a child care CEO, we’re here to help.

Our trainings and workshops are designed for family child care entrepreneurs and child care center owners and directors. All our curriculum and trainers are approved by Develop, Minnesota’s Quality Improvement and Registry, so you are provided credit on your career lattice.

Go to MN Develop Training Registry

Iowa Trainings and Workshops

Child care entrepreneurs have different training needs during the life cycle of their businesses. FCF’s Iowa team offers training and workshops designed to meet you where you’re at in your personal journey as an entrepreneur. Whether you’re a new director, or a seasoned leader tackling a new challenge, we have a training designed to improve your skills and impact your business.

Our trainings and workshops are designed for child care center owners and directors. All our curriculum and trainers are approved by the Iowa Department of Human Services Child Care Training Registry.

Go to IA Child Care Training Registry

Michigan Trainings and Workshops

Finding training and workshops that specifically address the challenges of managing a child care business can be challenging. Some business trainings don’t cover child care specifics, and most child care trainings don’t cover business and finance. FCF’s Michigan team is ready to meet your needs for child care business training and professional development. If you’re looking of practical, hands-on information that will improve your business, we have just the training for you.

Family child care and child care center business leaders can access trainings for improving financial management, establishing sound business policies and practices, and attracting and retaining early childhood teachers. Our curriculum and trainers are approved by the Michigan Registry.

Go to MI Registry

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Explore and download resources designed specifically for child care businesses in our Business Resource Center.

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