Education & Training
3 Programs Available
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Get the skills and knowledge you need to begin or advance your career in education. Make an impact inside and outside the classroom by pursuing an Education & Training program from Broward Technical Colleges.
Child Care Center Operations
Program Length: 45 hours – online
This program is an approved DCF (Department of Children and Families) course for the Florida Director Credential – Level 1, which is a requirement for all Child Care Center Owners and/or Directors.
Early Childhood Education
Program Length: 600 hours/approx. 6 months- full time
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; language development and emergent literacy; 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. Early Childhood Education is a Florida Department of Education Early Childhood Professional Certificate (ECPC) program.
Principles of Teaching
Program Length: 600 hours/approx. 6 months full time
The course content includes responsibilities and tasks of a Teacher Assistant, lesson planning and implementation, classroom management techniques, rules, regulations and standard procedures within the Broward County School System and review of the Broward County mandated Para Pro assessment