Offered by the Kentucky Community & Technical College System, this program is a practical and realistic introduction to the early childhood profession. This program satisfies the requirements for the Kentucky Caregiver’s Certificate and satisfies a portion of the training component of the Child Development Associate (CDA) credential. (Twenty hours of field experience required.) Upon completion, students will be able to, but not limited to, identify common childhood diseases, learn the nutritional needs of children, the principles of development, appropriate strategies and techniques for collaboration with families and colleagues, and keeping records of child data systematically.
Total Credits Required
3 credit hours
Specific Technology Requirements
PC computer using Windows 98 or higher or Macintosh/Apple computer using OS 8.0 or higher
Internet access required.
E-mail account required.
Many times, courses will have accompanying documentation in Microsoft Word or PowerPoint format. If your computer does not have Microsoft Office, you will need Word or PowerPoint viewers. An Internet browser such as Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher (PC only), Netscape Navigator 7.1 or higher, or Firefox 1.0 or higher (all Platforms).
Dr. Sandy Cook / Candice Jenkins Candice.firstname.lastname@example.org