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Are you ready to turn your passion for working with children into a fulfilling career? The QUEST Childcare Training program is designed to connect individuals to job training and supportive services needed to excel in the childcare sector and make a lasting impact on young lives. Here's why you should consider QUEST:

  • Top-Notch Training: Access high-quality training programs. The childcare industry offers various career paths, including roles as childcare providers/workers/teacher/teacher assistant, administrators, and early childhood education specialists, with opportunities for career advancement and growth.


  • Job Placement Assistance: We connect individuals to a work-based learning (internship/ work experience) or on-the-job training opportunities to secure employment in reputable childcare facilities, schools, or other relevant organizations at the businesses’ prevailing wage rate for that position or at a minimum rate of $13.00 per hour, whichever wage is higher.

  • Financial Support: Receive grants to cover tuition fees, books and fees, required uniforms, work attire, transportation, and other related expenses, eliminating financial barriers and allowing you to focus on your education and training.

Program Details

  • Participant is at least 17 years*; and the

  • Participant is interested in occupational skills training or employment in early childhood education or related childcare occupations.

*Other eligibility criteria may apply.

This project is 100% funded by a $15 million Department of Labor (DOL) Employment & Training Administration grant. The product was created by the recipient and does not necessarily reflect the official position of DOL/ETA. DOL/ETA makes no guarantees, warranties, or assurances of any kind, express or implied, with respect to such information, including any information on linked sites and including, but not limited to, accuracy of the information or its completeness, timeliness, usefulness, adequacy, continued availability, or ownership. This product is copyrighted by the institution that created it.

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