Minnesota’s Professional Development System
Achieve supports the statewide trainer approval system for professional development trainers in the field of childhood care and education. Available training event opportunities are offered by our Approved Trainers for training and professional development. Achieve growth with our accessible and high-quality training events. Trainer Membership processing time and Course Submission processing time can be found on our homepage.
Interested in helping others achieve? Visit Develop to apply to become an Achieve Approved Trainer. The 2022 Trainer Membership Types and Requirements highlights multiple trainer types available to you. Use this guide to review specific requirements for each trainer type. Become an Achieve Approved Trainer to share your knowledge and support MN’s Childhood Care and Education Workforce!
Explore trainer guides, policies, and procedures related to trainer and course approval.
Be informed. View the most recent trainer policy updates. Achieve continually reviews and updates policies and procedures to ensure high quality approved trainers and training.
2022 Trainer Updates
Upcoming Changes for the DHS Early Childhood and School-Age Care Professional Development System – Changes to Trainers, Course Owners, Course Writers, and Training Sponsor Organizations effective March 10, 2022
Develop Membership Upcoming Changes
Guidance for Develop Approved Trainers
An Introduction to the Trainer Academy
2022 Trainer Membership Types and Requirements
Upcoming Changes for the DHS Early Childhood and School-Age Care Professional Development System
2018 Trainer Updates
2017 Trainer Updates