This 15 hr. DCF approved course covers information on establishing a Licensed Family Day Care business. Topics include: records and finances, providing for the health, safety and nutritional needs of the children in your care, child development, as well as building professional relationships with families.
DCF course required for assistant child care teachers working with school age children. This course covers characteristics of quality school age programs, developmentally appropriate programming for school age children, scheduling and planning activities, and managing behavior in the classroom.
This two hour inservice gives participants information on the following: Understanding Children's Temperament, Helping Children Love themselves and others and building self-esteem in children. Registry Core Knowledge Area: DEV CDA Subject Area #3
This 2 hour continuing education inservice explains the stages children go through when their parents are going through a divorce. Caregivers will learn ideas on how to support children through this stressful time. Registry Core Area FAM CDA Area 4
This 2 hour continuing education inservice explores the question Why children Bite? at different stages of development and provides strategies caregivers can use to deal with the biting. Registry Core Area GUI CDA Area 3
This 4 hour continuing education inservice covers health issues specific to child care settings. opics covered include: universal precautions, common illnesses and sanitation. Registry Core Area SAF CDA Area 1
This 6 hour continuing education inservice explores typical characteristics of disabilities and special needs. Participants will learn strategies to include children with special needs in their classroom. Registry Core Area DIV CDA Area 6