Training

Washington County Training


​See information on our family child care trainings below:
  1. CARS
  2. Family Child Care Refresher
  3. Mandated Reporter
  4. Preparing for Relicense Visit
  5. Quarterly Info Meeting

Public Health will be offering three in-person classes this fall with a lower class size of 15 participants maximum. Please register early.

Participants must wear a mask and if they have any symptoms of illness or have been exposed to someone who has tested positive, they need to reschedule to a different date.

Register by emailing ComSvsCCLicensing@co.washington.mn.us. Payment must be received within one week after registering. Mail payment to Washington County Community Services, Attn: Annie Walton, P.O. Box 30, Stillwater, MN 55082.

If training is cancelled, class size is full, or your registration is incomplete, you will receive notification. *You must be on time for the CARS training. If you are late by 10 minutes or more, you will be turned away. For questions, contact us at 651-430-8307 or ComSvsCCLicensing@co.washington.mn.us.

Individuals who need initial CARS training after August 30, 2021: Beginning on August 31, 2021, all individuals who need to complete CARS training for the first time must meet the CARS training requirements outlined in Minnesota Statutes, section 245A.50.

Individuals who needed CARS training during the peacetime emergency or 60 day waiver off-ramp period (through August 30, 2021): Individuals who completed the online CARS training, as allowed by the waiver, must come into full compliance with the requirements of Minnesota Statutes, section 245A.50 and complete in-person training by their next license renewal or December 31, 2021, whichever date is later.

Existing license holders, second adult caregivers, substitutes, and helpers whose training expired during the peacetime emergency or 60 day waiver off-ramp period (through August 30, 2021): Individuals whose training expired during the peacetime emergency must come into full compliance with the requirements of Minnesota Statutes, section 245A.50 and complete in-person training by their next license renewal or December 31, 2021, whichever date is later. 

Date/TimeCostLocation
Monday
October 4, 2021
6 - 9 p.m.

FULL
$30
Stillwater Government Center -
Cafeteria
Monday
November 8, 2021
6 - 9 p.m.
$30Stillwater Government Center -
Cafeteria
Monday
December 6, 2021
6 - 9 p.m.
$30Stillwater Government Center -
Cafeteria
  1. Additional Training
  2. CPR & First Aid Training