Due to Covid-19 concerns, all training is now virtual except for CPR. If you need child care, please call  and someone will help you locate operating centers that serve children the ages and hours for which you need care. If you are an essential employee, here is the link to apply for Child Care Assistance. If you are a child care employee and need information, contact your technical assistant or call 318-677-3176 To register for a virtual training or on-demand training see the Professional Development tab. Or email for virutal training or for on-demand training.

NSU Child and Family Network is currently closed for holiday break but some employees will be in the office for short periods of time.  If you have an urgent need, email 

If you need help paying for child care, here is the link to apply for Child Care Assistance.

To register for web-based professional development, follow the link in the flyers that are emailed to you weekly.  To register for on-demand online training, email

All the staff at NSU Child and Family Network wishes you a Happy Holiday Season and Wonderful New Year.

Professional Development



Numerous workshops are offered regularly as webinars . Topics are scheduled in all areas of child development. Click the Learn More button to see the current calendar.

On-Demand Workshops

On-Demand sessions may be taken at any time and completed at your own pace. Choose from eighty-five topics for 3-hour credit and five topics for CEU credit.


Take these online sessions from your computer, or mobile. Popular sessions meet the licensing requirements for staff orientation and transportation.



The Child Development Associate Credential™ is the most widely recognized credential in early childhood education.

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For more information concerning our program, please see the About Us section of our website. Or, reach out to us by submitting a message through our contact form on the right.

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