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Location: St. Albans

Training Type: Hybrid

Total Hours: 45

Cost: $ 75

Scholarship: No

Contact Information:

deb Grennon
(802) 527-5512

Fundamentals for Early Childhood Professionals – Hybrid Sylvia Kennedy-Godin

Special Topics: Fundamentals ,
Sponsor: Northern Lights at CCV
Instructor: Judy Bergeron

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 9 in-person classes ($25)and 10 online modules($50). 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 & Learning
  • Family & Community Partnerships
  • Safety & Wellness
  • Observation & Assessment
  • Developmentally Appropriate & Inclusive Practices
  • Curriculum & Learning Environments
  • Professionalism & Ethical Practice
  • Program Planning & Development
  • Infant/Toddler
  • Preschool/PreK
Session Dates
Session Times
January 16, 2020
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
January 23, 2020
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
January 30, 2020
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
February 13, 2020
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
February 20, 2020
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
March 5, 2020
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
March 12, 2020
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
March 19, 2020
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
April 2, 2020
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Additional Information

This training will occur at CCV in St. Albans at 142 South Main Street, St.Albans, VT As per CCV policy children may not attend training. Notes: If you have already completed (with a C- or better) a college course that covers child development, check with your resource advisor before registering. Participants must enroll in the entire Fundamentals series. Individual sessions are not available. This is a hybrid training that combines 9 in-person classes and 10 online modules. A $25 fee is due upon registration, which is payable online using a credit or debit card. You will also be required to create an account through Better Kid Care and complete 10 online modules to be assigned by your instructor; this requires internet access outside of class. You will pay Better Kid Care directly, $5 for each module. Total cost of the training is $75.00. This training is not a course for college credit. If you have a disability that requires accommodations, please communicate with the Northern Lights at CCV Americans with Disabilities Coordinator (http://ccv.edu/discover-resources/students-with-disabilities/) at least 2 weeks before the training begins. Per CCV policy, please do not bring children to class.