The Early Childhood Education/Early Childhood Professional Certification Program (ECPC) prepares students for employment as early childhood educators, lead preschool teachers, child development specialists, and family day care home operators. Included are the following major areas of training: child growth and development, health, safety, nutrition, behavior guidance techniques, child abuse and neglect, rules and regulations governing child care, community and environmental issues, lesson and program planning, implementation of developmentally appropriate practices for children birth through age eight, inclusion of children with special needs, interpersonal relations, communication, balancing family, school and work, employability skills, labor issues, entrepreneurship, and management and finance.
Total Program Length: 600 Hours
Industry Certifications Available:
Department of Children & Families (6 Required Assessment)
ECPC - Early Childhood Professional Certificate
Florida Department of Education, Council for Professional Recognition, Florida Department of Children and Families
Students who complete this program may be awarded nine (9) credits toward an Associate degree in Early Childhood at Broward College.
James Morina, Counselor for Early Childhood Education
Approximate Total Program Cost - Tuition and Fees (Books and Materials are Extra):*
Florida Resident $1760.00*
Non Florida Resident - Please call (754) 321-5840 for more information*
Prices are subject to change without notice.*
NEXT CLASS BEGINS AUGUST 19, 2013