Events & Trainings

We provide community based training, peer networking and support.

COMING SOON: Starting July 1, 2018, First 5 will be switching to a NEW training management system!

  • You will still be able to browse and register for all available trainings directly from
  • Stay tuned for more details!



Providers from all disciplines who serve children ages 0-5 and their families in Alameda County are welcome to attend training and networking opportunities at First 5. Continuing Education Units are provided for a nominal fee to registered nurses, licensed clinical social workers and marriage and family therapists at all qualified trainings.

There is no fee to attend half-day trainings and a nominal fee for day-long trainings, however registration is required. Please visit Upcoming Trainings and Events to learn more about specific current topics and to register to attend. You will need to set up a user account and password. For technical assistance with registration, please contact the First 5 Helpdesk at 510-227-6929.

Unless otherwise indicated, trainings take at place at the First 5 Conference Center located at 1115 Atlantic, Alameda, CA 94501. There is free parking for meetings and trainings, and the office is also accessible via AC Transit Bus 19, 31 and a free shuttle from the 12th Street BART Station.

Grievance Policy: While First 5 Alameda County goes to great lengths to assure fair treatment for all participants and attempts to anticipate problems, there will be occasional issues which come to the attention of the First 5 staff which will require intervention and/or action on the part of the staff. Please read First 5 Grievance Policy and/or contact Beth Hoch, Training Administrator, or (510) 227-6938.


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