: This DHS-approved series is intended for child development homes/family child care providers. Family Child Care Environment Rating Scale training is a series of four 2-hour trainings. To receive ISU Extension and Outreach training credit required for Quality Rating Scale (QRS) rating point, participants must attend one full series and complete assignments. Participants will gain skills in using the FCCERS-R self-assessment tool, have a hands-on experience using the tool during a site visit, and create an improvement plan for their program. Register using the Iowa DHS Child Care Provider Training Registry -https://ccmis.dhs.state.ia.us/trainingregistry/.