Iowa AEYC Training Approval Policy

As an affiliate of NAEYC, Iowa AEYC has a history of supporting evidence-based, developmentally appropriate practices through our efforts, both in professional development offerings and in our communications and advocacy work. Iowa AEYC is an approved training organization in Iowa legislation and per the Iowa Department of Health and Human Services, which require state-wide policies to offer training.

In 2022, our state Governing Board approved updated policies for awarding HHS-accredited training certificates. Any conference, workshop, training, or chapter meeting providing an Iowa AEYC training certificate must follow policy. This policy includes that all adult educators or instructors must go through the approval process prior to any training requests to be offered by Iowa AEYC. For more information, please refer to the following:

Training Request Forms for i-PoWeR

All requests must be emailed to Note that these forms are fillable PDF’s and need to be saved as a new file before attaching to an email.

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