Early Childhood Education - Infant Toddler Certificate (NEW)

Description
The Infant Toddler Certificate is designed for family child care providers, infant toddler teachers, child care administrators, directors, B-3 aides/teachers, certified providers and anyone considering entering early childhood care and education of children in the first three years of life. Completion of the four courses in this certificate, along with preparation of a portfolio, permits the student to apply for and attain the Wisconsin Infant Toddler Professional Credential from the Registry. Courses can be taken in any order and concurrently, as long as Infant Toddler Capstone is taken last. If you choose to complete "The Registry Infant Toddler Credential," you will be responsible for paying for and planning for The Registry Commission process.
Completers
  • Apply principles related to the care and education of children three and under
  • Care for infants and toddlers in group settings
  • Establish partnerships with parents and in the community
  • Provide evidence of additional education beyond the minimum requirements for teachers of children under three
  • Become a more effective caregiver
  • Become more marketable to prospective child care center employers
  • Have specialized knowledge and understanding of the development, needs and interests of children in the first three years of life
  • Increase your professional qualification - your level on The Registry
Ladders
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Recommendations
  • Commitment to serving children and families