Head Start CDA Jumpstart - One Week Intensive
One week intensive zoom for early care and learning practitioners to support Child Development Associate Credential. This course is with a TIPS Certified Instructor online exclusively for your local community team from their homes or on-site at your agency locations.
The course modules are fast-paced with an intentional circuit based learning in a flipped adult classroom environment to ensure mastery of information delivered. Small group interaction allows the group to master the expectations of the information, implement course objectives and practices with instructor on site.
The goal of this program is to prepare participants for CDA Credential meeting the 120 subject area criteria. Participants leave Hybrid with 100% of material needed for their portfolio and prepared for assessors review and/or exam.
Course is followed by one week on-site support for field exercise and writing after locally with scheduled coaching sessions after hours. An agenda to support firm deadlines and guided instruction is created to meet each staff learning and abilities. Each participant receives an instructional mentor to support day one implementation of information delivered. Hybrids can be scheduled by agency or local administrators.
Program great to support au pair, nursery, pre-primary, home visitors, family child care teachers, infant toddler and pre-school teachers needing to earn credential as an urgent need or in a group course environment. A great micro-credential opportunity that is cost efficient when scheduling needs to be at a minimal and agency grant timelines are specific. Available for Home Visitor, Pre-School, I/T program can be used as a CDA equivalent please call for additional information. (CDA Application Not Included)
Location: At your agency or designated learning facility via Zoom exceptions made for deadzone (no/low tech environments)
CDA Support: Infant/Toddler; Pre-K, Home Visitors, family child care
Please call the enrollment team for availability 833-467-9997
Group Size: 1 - 20