Clock Hour Requirement Information

Questions about clock hours?

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services - Section for Child Care Regulation is the authority for clock hour training approval.
Click the links below for more clock hour information:
2018 DHSS Clock Hour Review Sheet
2019 DHSS Clock Hour Review Sheet

Questions about clock hour training may be answered by visiting the Department of Health and Senior Service website:

OPEN provides the following resources clock hour requirement.
Click on the title to open the document.

How to make sure your Program Training Report is ready for your
Child Care facility Specialist; a step-by-step guide

Fulfilling the annual clock hour requirement
with meaningful professional development

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