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Step Up to Child Care

Type of Class: hybrid
Start Date: October 3, 2022
End Date: November 21, 2022
Class Days: Wednesday,
Time:  9 am - 12 pm

Are you interested in starting your own home child care or working in a child care program?

Students in this program will prepare to enter the field as a paid intern within the Lamoille County area. This program includes CPR/first aid certification, Vermont Online Mandated Reporter Training, the online Vermont Orientation Training, and the Primed for Success professional skills curriculum all in one class. This program is made possible through the collaboration of NEKLS, HireAbility Vermont, and Green Mountain Technology & Career Center.

*All potential students of the VACTEA Step Up to Childcare Program must first attend an interview or small group orientation with the adult education program at their local career technical centers.

*Potential students must complete a registration form.

*Potential students must have the ability to pass a background check to work as an intern at a childcare provider; those not able to pass a background check cannot participate in this program.

Registration ends on September 19, 2022. Applicant interviews will take place when applicants start registering.

There must be at least 4 students enrolled for this course to take place.

Career Field: Professional Skills
Tuition: FREE
Certifications Offered: CPR/First Aid