Getting Started

Recruitment

Nevada TACSEI Trainers and Coaches will be recruited from experienced trainers at various times throughout the year. If you are interested in becoming a Nevada TACSEI trainer, contact a training coordinator.

Who can become a Nevada TACSEI Trainer or Coach?

Nevada TACSEI trainers and coaches are individuals who have extensive experience in the early childhood field. Some considerations are below:

  • Years of experience working in early childhood education and/or early childhood special education.
  • Years of experience working with children and/or families.
  • Years of experience with children’s mental health, social emotional development, and/or developmental delays.
  • Level of education; Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Mental Health, Early Childhood Education, Early Childhood Special Education, or a related field is preferred.
  • Years of experience conducting trainings.

 Commitment

Nevada TACSEI Trainers are expected to conduct 3-5 Pyramid Model trainings per year for at least two years after receiving training and mentoring from Nevada TACSEI. External Coaches are expected to provide ongoing coaching to at least one early childhood classroom in their community.