Training Services

Looking for Ohio Approved Credit Trainings?

We're your Starting Point.

Starting Point’s team of experts provide trainings for early childhood and out-of-school time professionals in three convenient formats; Virtual Live, Online Self-Paced, and In-Person at on-site training and conference events.  

Virtual Live Trainings

Virtual Live Trainings are a great option for professionals looking to fit Ohio Approved Credit trainings into their workday. We have options for a range of interests, and offer trainings in Spanish.

In-Person Trainings

From Super Saturdays for Family Child Care professionals to the Early Childhood Summit, Starting Point offers good options to individuals who want to fit multiple trainings into their day.

Online Self-Paced Trainings

Love professional development but want the freedom to complete at your own pace?Starting Point now offers Self-Paced online trainings to meet your busy schedule! Perfect for early childhood and Out-of-School time professionals.

Frequently Asked Questions

Use the ST number provided with our Virtual Live training sessions to find and register for each training. 

We encourage anyone in the community with an interest in Early Childhood Education or Out-of-School time to join us for our Online-Self Paced trainings, or Professional Development Conferences! Some trainings, including our Virtual Live Sessions,  are specifically for groups like Family Child Care homes or Child Care Centers. 

Yes! Starting Point’s CDA program is a great opportunity for professionals to earn their Child Development Associates for free. 

Starting Point is proud to offer all of our Virtual Live and Self-Paced Online Trainings, Free! Some In-Person Trainings are associated with a fee to cover venue and food costs. 

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Summer Hours: Starting Point offices are Hybrid Monday - Thursday, Fully Remote on Fridays.