CCEI Introduces Family Child Care Certificate

adult women and three kids smiling and playing on a toy school bus and slideChildCare Education Institute® (CCEI), an online child care training course and certificate provider, is proud to announce the introduction of the Family Child Care Certificate to the catalog of online certificate programs of study.

The CCEI Family Child Care Certificate provides 45 clock-hours of training for early childhood professionals seeking to start or improve upon an existing family child care program. This new program is accepted by the National Association for Family Child Care (NAFCC) to fulfill training/education requirements for member accreditation. Accordingly, program participants will receive comprehensive training in five basic knowledge areas: Relationships; Environment; Developmental Learning Activities; Safety and Health; and Professional and Business Practices. Effective management functions, including accounting, budgeting, and customer retention, are also training topics within this certificate program. This program grants 4.5 IACET CEUs upon successful completion.

For a limited time only, the providers enrolling in the CCEI Family Child Care Certificate can save $100! Upon program enrollment use promotion code FCC010 to take advantage of the savings. This offer is valid through November 30, 2013.

“CCEI has introduced the Family Child Care Certificate to provide comprehensive, in-depth professional development for a growing market of home-based care and education programs,” said Maria C. Taylor, President and CEO of CCEI. “We are pleased to offer this program as a means to help ensure that families receive high-quality, effective childcare when they choose home-based providers.”

The CCEI Family Child Care Certificate program is available for purchase through CCEI online enrollment. For more information on this program or ChildCare Education Institute, visit or call 1.800.499.9907, prompt 3, Monday – Friday, 8 am – 5 pm EST.

About CCEI
ChildCare Education Institute provides high-quality, distance education certificates and child care training programs in an array of child care settings, including preschool centers, daycare, family child care, prekindergarten classrooms, nanny care, and more online training. Over 100 English and Spanish child care training courses are available online to meet licensing, recognition program, and Head Start training requirements. CCEI also has online certification programs that provide the coursework requirement for national credentials including the CDA, Director’s Credential, and Early Childhood Credential. CCEI is nationally accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC), has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), 1760 Old Meadow Road, Suite 500, McLean, VA 22102; 703.506.3275, and is authorized under the Nonpublic Postsecondary Educational Institutions Act of 1990, license number 837.