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  • Children and Divorce

    Course ID: CCEI950Course Hours: 1Course Level: Beginner

    This course assists early childhood education staff in better understanding the effects of divorce on children. Participants will learn how they can positively impact the lives of children during this difficult time. Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to define how both age and developmental stages can determine how children cope with divorce. They should also be able to list ways they can better meet the needs of children and families experiencing divorce and separation while allowing children to maintain positive feelings about themselves.

  • Creating Early Learning Environments that are LGBTQ+ Friendly

    Course ID: PROF106Course Hours: 2Course Level: Intermediate

    This course is designed to help professionals in the field of early childhood education create welcoming and affirming spaces for all children and families, specifically families from the LGBTQ+ community. The course will introduce common terminology and research data related to parents who are LGBTQ+ and their experiences in schools. Participants will better understand the experiences of parents who are LGBTQ+ and be able to identify ways to adapt their own programs to create more welcoming spaces for all children and families.

  • Food Allergies in the Early Care Setting

    Course ID: CCEI119Course Hours: 1Course Level: Beginner

    This course provides an overview of food allergies and basic food allergy safety principles to employ in the early care setting. Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to identify the occurrence of food allergies in the United States, identify the program’s responsibility to provide a safe environment for children and staff who suffer from food allergies, identify the eight major food allergens, identify contact and airborne sensitivity, list the theories associated with the rise in food allergies, identify the importance of food labeling and packaging and define epinephrine.

  • Legal and Regulatory Issues for Child Care Centers

    Course ID: CCEI959Course Hours: 1Course Level: Beginner

    This course, intended for directors and administrators, focuses on legal issues that affect early care and education centers. Participants will gain a greater understanding of legal knowledge needed for effective management. Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to list state and local regulations for child care centers, define state labor laws, develop an appropriate admissions policy for a child care center and create an appropriate questionnaire for new employees.

  • Technology and Social Media Policy in the Early Care and Education Environment

    Course ID: ADM110Course Hours: 4Course Level: Intermediate

    This course examines the impact of digital technologies, the Internet, and social media on the early care and education environment and offers recommended strategies and best practices for using various technological tools. Program policies are a central focus of the comprehensive course, with emphasis on crafting policies that best promote effective, high-quality care.

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How Do I Get Started?

You have three options for purchasing child development classes online

Individual or block hours

Students may purchase one hour of child care online coursework or multiple hours at a time.

  • 1-10 Hours: $15 per hour
  • 11-49 Hours: $12 per hour
  • 50 Hour Block: $450
  • 125 Hour Block: $999
  • 225 Hour Block: $1,499

Individual Annual Subscription

For $99, a child care professional can purchase an Individual Annual Professional Development Subscription. The subscription allows unlimited access to CCEI’s professional development course catalog for the year of the subscription.

Child Care Center-Based Subscription

The Child Care Center-Based Annual Subscription is the most manageable, accessible and cost-effective method for a center to provide its staff with training to meet annual licensing professional development needs. CCEI offers two child care center-based subscriptions:
  • $499/year

    20-user
  • $999/year

    50-user
With the 50-user option, staff can receive access to annual training for just $20 per person.