LEARNING OBJECTIVES: Upon completion of this course, the student will be proficient in: • Recognize the historical influences on early childhood education, as well as assessment methods and evaluations for quality standards • Identify the basics of the early education domains, how to support learning and play and the concepts of different types of curriculum • List the basics of learning theories and teaching strategies • Recall how to provide effective learning environments for children while connecting with families and communities • Recognize issues in early childhood education and how to advocate for young children, as well as discovering various career options in the field • Identify the benefits of child care and the elements involved in starting a daycare business • Recall policies, procedures and the day to day basics of operating a daycare • Recognize the right kind of structure and curriculum to provide in a daycare • List techniques for achieving a strong client base and proper ways to run a day care business DESCRIPTION: Are you someone who enjoys working with children? Then, this comprehensive Certified Child Care Worker program is perfect for you. You can learn how to work with children in a childcare center with the help of this course. The course specifically focuses on helping you develop your skills as an educator for children who are 5 years old or younger. For this reason, the course focuses on the following core aspects: • The responsibilities and requirements that one needs to have to work with children. • Understand issues and problems that children can face in early childhood development. • Develop a healthy learning environment that also supports differences in individual. • Taking responsibility off and ensuring that the children get an environment that considers their well-being, health and safety. • Developing and understanding effective responses for different emergencies. • Understanding how to partner and collaborate with different organizations and families for the children’s wellness and health and more. Child care workers play a crucial role as educators and are responsible for nurturing and teaching children in a healthy manner. This program aims to give you a look at critical developmental practices and theories as well as understanding how you will be contributing to the education of the children. CERTIFICATION: Upon successful completion of this course, students will be prepared to sit for the NCCB’s Certified Child Care Worker (CCCW) exam. The Certified Child Care Worker (CCCW) exam prepares individuals for a career as a Child Care Worker. The certification displays mastery of the latest information and skill practice necessary to be a successful Certified Child Care Worker (CCCW) in a variety of settings. Certified Child Care Workers (CCCW) are employed in childcare centers, preschools, public schools, and private homes. Each state may have additional licensing requirements, be sure to research your states requirements for employment by visiting your states occupation board.