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PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND TRAINING

WV Birth to Three Professional Development Information

ORIENTATION TRAINING

To learn about opportunities and information on WV BTT - please select an orientation training date to attend.

Registration for WV STARS is not required for this training. Certificate of Attendance required when submitting WVBTT enrollment packet.

WV BTT COVID-19 NEXT STEPS – WEBINAR – Open to all Service Coordinators and Direct Service Practitioners new

JOIN THE WV STARS TRAINING REGISTRY

The WV State Training and Registry System (WV STARS) is a collaborative effort across West Virginia early childhood programs to implement a comprehensive continuum of specialized training and career mobility for all early care and education professionals.

WV Birth to Three training opportunities are registered with WV STARS.  To participate in trainings, you must be a registered user of that system to access training opportunities.

West Virginia’s State Training and Registry System - A New Vision for Professional Development is a course that reviews the components of WV STARS and how to interact with the system.  You do not need to be a registered WV STARS participant to view this course.  You do have the option to complete the course in order or to select a specific topic of interest or concern.

REGISTERING FOR WEBINAR TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES

Step 1 – Please review the WV Birth to Three monthly offerings listed in the Webinar Training Schedule below.

Please visit the WV STARS Training Calendar for the session you would like to attend and register for that training by clicking on the green registration button in the right hand-panel of your screen. Please follow the on-screen steps to complete your registration.  Please note, you will need to complete registration for any WV Birth to Three webinar session at least 24 hours in advance of the start date and time for the session.

ON DEMAND TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES

WV Birth to Three also offers on-demand training opportunities through the WV STARS Registry. The process to access these sessions works a bit differently. So please check out our tip sheet on Accessing WV STARS On-Demand Courses. To learn of the on-demand learning opportunities WV Birth to Three currently available, please click the link below

SERVICE COORDINATION/PROVIDER COMPETENCY TEST

RECORDED WEBINAR/VIDEOS TRAINING

PLEASE BE ADVISED – CONTACT HOURS ARE NOT AVAILABLE FOR RECORDED WEBINAR/VIDEOS TRAINING.


Early Intervention: A Routines Based Approach – Part 1: Traditional vs Routines

Early Intervention: A Routines-based Approach - Part 2: What Intervention Can-and Should-Look Like

Early Intervention: A Routines Based Approach – Part 3: Changing the Mindset

Not Born Addicted  -  This presentation will introduce the learner to the infant experience of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome.  The learner will hear about prevention, causes, treatment, pharmacology, and the psychology of disease Presenter: Cara Gazdik, MSN/Ed, RN, CEN, NREMT - WV Birth to Three Social Emotional Guest Lecture Series.  

Impact of Vision and/or Hearing Loss on Child Development and Learning - How do children learn? How do they develop concepts that will the foundations for all learning?  What happens to this develop. if the child has a vision or hearing loss.  This training will provide an overview of the distant senses:  vision and hearing. Presentation will include the development of vision and hearing in “typical” children and the impact on child development,  communication and social emotional development when there is impairment in either or both sense(s).  Participants will experience various sensory losses and discuss effective interventions and environmental adaptations that can be made to provide access to opportunities.  Presenter: Annette Carey – WV Birth to Three Social Emotional Guest Lecture Series

WVBTT ONLINE VIDEO TRAINING

WV BTT Online - A How-to on WV Three's New Data System (VIDEO)
WV BTT Onlnine Q & A (5 pages)  pdf logo
Naming Structure for Files Uploaded to the WVBTT Online Child Library (1 page)  pdf