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Step Up To Child care

 

Children in day care at a table with day care worker

Orientation: February 8, 3-5PM

 

CPR Certification: February 12, 8:30AM-1:30PM at North Country Career Center

 

Primed for Success: Tuesdays, February 15 through April 5, 3-6PM

 

Fundamentals for Early Childhood Professionals: Thursdays, February 10 through May 26, 5-8PM

 

Tuition: $1,200

 

THERE ARE ONLY EIGHT SPOTS IN OUR COHORT GROUP — Don’t Miss Your Spot!

 

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 and have the opportunity to earn at least $500 in paid internships at St. Johnsbury School District, Little Dippers Doodle or Cherry Street Playcare. This program includes CPR/first aid certification, Vermont Online Mandated Reporter Training, the online Vermont Orientation Training, the Primed for Success professional skills curriculum, and the 45 hour Fundamentals for Early Childhood Professionals all in one tuition. 

 

Participating Instructors include Annie Christoni and Markus Vogt of NEKLS, Chris Nelson, a community and program support specialist at Lets Grow Kids and Jennifer McGarvin, Human Services Instructor at St. Johnsbury Academy.

 

Tuition support may be available through VSAC or DOL grants and scholarships.

 

For questions or more information about this course contact Sandra Mings Lamar at (802) 748-7738 or sminglamar@stjacademy.org.

To register for this class, fill out the form below.