-Outagamie, Calumet and Waupaca County providers CLICK HERE to register for the foundational courses.

-Providers who work in Oshkosh area zipcodes: 54901, 54902, 54904, 54906, 54927, 54963, 54964, 54980, 54985 CLICK HERE to register for foundational courses.

When courses fees are being covered by grant funding, you must complete one course before registering for the next one. Funding for multiple classes will only be covered if grant money is still available.



Please note: Registration closes August 26, 2024, but if you have an immediate need to enroll after that, please email lize@ccrrfoxvalley.org or call our office at (920) 886-1211. Our intent is to support as many new providers as possible.


  • Format: Online, 100% Self-Paced 
  • Hours: 6
  • Registry Tier: Tier 3 


How do I complete an online training?

  1. Registered participants will receive a welcome email with login information on Monday, July 29, 2024. Check your spam/junk folders if you have not received any email communication.  After July 29, 2024 please allow 24-48 hours for an email to be sent to you after registering.
  2. Once you have successfully logged into ECExplorer, you will complete the online coursework at your own pace. All coursework, assignments, and quizzes must be completed by September 30, 2024.
  3. A video tutorial will be posted to assist you in understanding how to submit assignments, complete coursework, view grades, etc. Participants are encouraged to reach out to their CCR&R trainer when they have a question and seek individualized support throughout the course when needed.
  4. You will have the ability to view, download or print all course handouts, and assignments during the course. Access to all course materials will close by the course end date on September 30, 2024. Using a cellphone to complete this course is not allowed.
  5. Students who successfully complete the entire coursework with an 80% grade or better will be added to the WI Registry and a completion certificate will be available to view on your WI Registry account. If you do not have a Registry account, you can easily create one for free here:https://wiregistry.org/individuals/.


Course Description: The Fundamentals of Family Child Care online course provides essential information and resources to help you start your family child care business. The following topics are covered in this online course: Wisconsin child care regulations for family child care providers to become either county-certified or state-licensed, business practices, records & finances, providing for children’s individual needs, family & professional relationships, and many other resources to support starting your family child care business. 


Learning Objectives

Successful completion of the class will require demonstration of the following competencies. Each competency has a number of specific objectives that need to be demonstrated. The competencies will be met through a combination of class activities, homework assignments, and projects.

Class competencies are:

1. Explore steps to establish a family day care business.
2. Summarize types of program records and finances you need to maintain.
3. Identify policies and procedures for the health, safety, nutrition and development of children in your care.
4. Examine techniques to develop professionalism in the child care field and with families.


Questions about this training?

  • Email lize@ccrrfoxvalley.org or call our office at (920) 886-1211 
  • Fundamentals of Family Child Care Registration
     July 29, 2024 - September 30, 2024
     8:00 am - 11:45 pm

    Please note: Providers in Calumet, Outagamie, and Waupaca Counties should register through the link above to complete this training at no cost due to grant funding. Funds are limited, so register early!   

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Register now!$40.00 USD