2021-2022 College Catalog 
    
    Dec 07, 2021  
2021-2022 College Catalog

Infant/Toddler Care Certificate


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Program Code: C55290

(2017*03)

The curriculum prepares individuals to work with children from infancy to three years of age in diverse learning environments. Students will combine learned theories, competency-based knowledge, and practice in actual settings with infants and toddlers.

Course work includes infant/toddler growth and development: physical/nutritional needs of infants and toddlers; safety issues in the care of infants and toddlers; care and guidance; communication skills with families and children; design and implementation of appropriate curriculum; and other related topics.

Graduates should be prepared to plan and implement developmentally appropriate infant/toddler programs in early childhood settings. Employment opportunities include child development and child care programs, preschools, public and private schools, recreational centers, Early Head Start Programs, and other infant/toddler programs.

General Education Hours: 0 Hours


Total Infant/Toddler Care Certificate: 16 Credits


For more information:

Jane Gridley
Early Childhood Associate Program Chair/Instructor

Southeast Bldg. (Building 010), Room 107
Phone: (252) 527-6223, ext. 405
Fax: (252) 233-6879
Email: jbgridley56@lenoircc.edu

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