Due to the growing number of families in which both parents work and the rise in single-parent homes, the demand is high for trained child day care professionals. Whether you choose to work in an established child care facility or open your own center, Penn Foster training can give you the skills to help you pursue the exciting career you've always wanted.
Earn your Career Diploma at home in as little as seven months or take longer if you wish. You'll learn important skills in Child Day Care.
This program will provide you with the necessary skills to develop methods of learning, guidance, and discipline for children of all ages, based upon their levels of emotional, intellectual, and social development.
You'll learn strategies for promoting a safe and healthy environment, including nutritional guidelines and management of accidents and injuries.
You will also learn all about the steps involved in starting your own child day care facility — from assessing community needs and meeting federal licensing requirements to balancing the budget and managing staff.