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Licensing New Providers

For residents interested in learning how to become a licensed child care provider in Dakota County, the first step is to attend an informational meeting. In this meeting you will learn more about what it means to be a licensed child care provider and the application process. Informational meetings are run by licensing staff, and the meeting is required as part of the application process.

2016 Informational Meeting Schedule
Location: Western Service Center, 14955 Galaxie Ave., Apple Valley, MN 55124

Date Room Time
​Thursday, May 5 ​L139 ​1-3 p.m.
​Thursday, July 14 ​L139 ​1-3 p.m.
Thursday, ​Sept. 1 ​L139 ​1-3 p.m.
​Wednesday, Nov. 9 ​L106 ​1:30-3:30 p.m.

Please arrive on time (late comers will not be accepted ) and plan to attend the full two-hour class.

Interpreter Services
If you need an interpreter for the informational sessions, you can call 952-891-7400

Last updated: 8/31/2016 8:29 AM