Events & Trainings

We provide community-based training, peer networking, and support.

Providers from all disciplines who serve children birth to five years 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.

PDF Training Calendar and Listserv

Click here to see a PDF schedule of upcoming trainings and events for the quarter. 

To be notified when registration opens for training, join our listserv. (Enter your email, and choose Events and Trainings from the list).

 

Registration, Fees, and Location

First 5 Alameda County now uses HIGH5 to announce trainings and register participants. HIGH5 will allow you to register for trainings and keep track of courses you have attended. You will be prompted to create a HIGH5 account at registration, if you were not a previous ECC Online user. 

Register online to attend. Registration opens four to six weeks before the training date. 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.

There is no fee to attend half-day trainings and a nominal fee for day-long trainings. Scholarships are available. Email the Training Administrator (Beth.Hoch@First5Alameda.org) to learn more. Registration is required for all trainings.

Unless otherwise indicated, trainings take place at the First 5 Conference Center located at 1115 Atlantic Avenue, Alameda, California 94501. There is free parking for meetings and trainings.

To be considered as a trainer for First 5 Alameda County, join our trainer registry on HIGH5

 

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, Beth.Hoch@First5Alameda.org or (510) 227-6938.

 

Upcoming Events & Trainings Commission Meetings
            Training Resources 

 

Click to view the calendar of events