Gain the skills necessary to work with infants and toddlers at home or in a child care center and build communication skills to use with parents, co-workers and the public. Topics include growth and development, curriculum planning, goal setting, selection of age-appropriate materials, and methods for infants and toddlers birth to age three. This certification course satisfies the MSDE requirement of 45 hours of infant-toddler training for child care teachers and directors working with infants and toddlers, and also satisfies the 9-hour communication skills requirement. You must attend all class hours and successfully complete class assignments to receive a certificate. Textbook will be provided in class. In this section you will complete part of the course in the classroom and part online. Attendance is mandatory at all weekly class meetings. Access to a computer and sufficient computer skills to write and submit assignments online are necessary to participate in the course.
Continuing Education Level
Continuing Ed - Open Classes