Child Development Training

Richmond, Virginia


ChildSavers’ Child Development Workshops provides high-quality early child development education to hundreds of child care professionals to enhance their knowledge and skills in working with children to provide them with the best possible outcomes. ChildSavers workshops are offered throughout the year, on or off-site, and are conducted by experienced and knowledgeable trainers that cover a wide variety of topics. Workshops meet the needs of the adult learner by providing them with hands-on learning opportunities that are accessible and affordable.

ChildSavers now offers three kinds of training opportunities:

  • Face to Face Professional Development Training

We offer a wide variety of training which are designed to meet the needs of early childhood teachers, caregivers, and parents serving infants through school-age children in Central Virginia in ChildSavers’ training room or out in the community.

Training Calendar (January – March 2021)

To register or for more information contact Koni Garofalo at (804) 591-3951 or

  • ChildSavers Book Studies

Learn in the privacy of your own home through our book studies. You purchase the book so it is yours to keep and refer back to during your career as an early childhood professional. You complete learning activities throughout the chapters and turn them in to our trained and experienced staff to review and offer suggestions. Once completed you receive a certificate for the training hours.

Please contact Cindy Kern at (804) 591-3915 or for more information.

  • Online Training through ChildSavers!

Are you interested in improving your skills and professional standing in the child care/early education field, but unable to participate in traditional classroom-based training because of scheduling or transportation difficulties?
If so, you will be pleased to know that ChildSavers now offers distance learning opportunities for child care providers! Important professional development and training is available online, and the fees are affordable.
Learn through our Self-paced training where participants may login and complete the coursework over numerous intervals, according to their unique schedules.  Click here to learn more or begin your training session.

Contact Janet Burke at (804) 591-3917 or if you have questions or would like additional information.