- The Early Care and Education Training Records Information System (ECE-TRIS) - ECE-TRIS is a database created to store and maintain individual training records for Early Care and Education professionals in Kentucky. ECE-TRIS creates an easily accessible, centralized location for training records.
Kentucky Partnership For Early Childhood Services - The mission of the HDI Kentucky Partnership for Early Childhood Services is to engage in collaborative research and professional development to influence policy and practice in order to enhance high quality services for children and families.
- For information on obtaining a Kentucky Trainer's Credential
For information on the Fundamentals of Effective Training (required if you are applying for a Kentucky Trainer's Credential)
For information on Beyond Fundamentals Trainings (for individuals holding a Kentucky Trainer's Credential this site lists opportunities for obtaining continuing education on how to train other adults)
Training Into Practice Project (TIPP) - The education and training of early childhood caregivers/educators is strongly correlated with favorable outcomes for young children in early care and education programs. To ensure effective transfer of what is learned in training into the workplace, the Training into Practice Project (TIPP) seeks to support the development of training transfer partnerships by providing support to four key players in the training process: the trainer, the trainee, the trainee's workplace, and the training organizations that organize and sponsor early childhood training throughout Kentucky.
- Division of Child Care - The Division of Child Care supports quality child care through programs and plans that promote the improvement and expansion of statewide child care services and resources. The division also provides program coordination for subsidy payments, coordination of professional development and training and develops policy and procedures.