Please read the information below very carefully before enrolling in the Best Care course.
If you have attended any Best Care in-person training in 2021, this course is the online version of the in-person training. The topics in this course are the same topics for the in-person classes that are offered in limited locations across the state. If you have already been awarded credit hours for any in-person Best Care training you’ve attended in 2021, you will not be awarded credit for Best Care online.
If you have NOT attended any Best Care in-person training in 2021, you are eligible to receive credit for each unit of training by participating in the Best Care online training.
The Best Care team will be closely monitoring enrollment for in-person and online to ensure that duplicates of attendance are not occurring.
Target: Child care workers, foster parents
Content: Best Care is an online professional development course that provides ten hours of training. The course is offered free of charge by the University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service in partnership with the Arkansas Division of Child Care and Early Childhood Education.
Please note: Due to COVID-19 and to ensure the safety of BC staff, trainers, and the child care professionals, Best Care is offering an online version of their curriculum in 2021.
Date(s): January 4, 2021 - June 30, 2021
Contact(s): Rebecca Simon, firstname.lastname@example.org, (501) 671- 2364; Ashley Henderson, email@example.com, (501) 671-2214