600 hours / 120 hours in the classroom and 480 in the lab
No tuition cost to high school students
Create and implement engaging curriculum and practices for young children
Develop guidance and observation skills related to child care and apply principles of child development
Plan, establish and maintain a safe, clean and healthy learning environment
Prepared for immediate employment, advanced certifications, and further education
Community Partners and Recent Employers of Graduates:
|OCP||Course Number||Course Title||Course Length Hours|
|A||HEV0870||Child Care Worker 1||150|
|B||HEV0871||Child Care Worker 2||150|
|C||HEV0872||Teacher Aide (Preschool)||150|
Early Childhood Professional Credential
Dept. of Children and Families and Dept. of Education combined credential, Florida’s equivalent to Child Development Associate
Discover how First Coast Technical College prepares students for the Early Childhood Education industry.
Based upon the 2017 Council on Occupational Education Annual Report for 2015-2016.
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