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Location: Springfield

Training Type: Hybrid

Total Hours: 45

Cost: $ 75

Scholarship: No

Contact Information:

Amelia Struthers
(802) 885-8374

Fundamentals for Early Childhood Professionals – Hybrid Sylvia Kennedy-Godin

Special Topics: Fundamentals ,
Sponsor: Northern Lights at CCV
Instructor: Rachel Hunter

This 45-hour training includes broad introductory content designed specifically for early childhood professionals related to eight core knowledge areas: child development, families and communities, observing and assessing, how we teach, what we teach, healthy safe environments and nutrition, professionalism, and program organization. This is a hybrid training. There are 8 in-person classes (see training dates) and 10 online modules. Participants must create accounts with Better Kid Care and complete 10 online modules outside of class (to be assigned by your trainer); this requires internet access. Participants will be responsible for the fee ($5 paid directly to Better Kid Care) for the certificate of completion for each Better Kid Care module.

Core Knowledge Area
  • Child Development
  • Families & Communities
  • Healthy Environment & Nutrition
  • Observing & Assessing
  • How We Teach
  • What We Teach
  • Professionalism
  • Program Organization
  • Infant/Toddler
  • Preschool/PreK
Session Dates
Session Times
October 15, 2019
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
October 22, 2019
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
October 29, 2019
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
November 5, 2019
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
November 19, 2019
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
November 23, 2019
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
December 3, 2019
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
December 17, 2019
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Additional Information

Registration: contact amelia.struthers@ccv.edu for registration information. Have you completed (with a C- or better) a college course that covers child development? If so, check with your Northern Lights Resource Advisor before registering. Participants must enroll in the entire Fundamentals series. Individual sessions are not available. Capacity: 15. Registration will close on 10/11/19. As per CCV policy, we ask that you not bring children to this training. Location: Springfield, CCV, 307 South Street, Springfield, VT, Howard Dean Center, 3rd Floor.