Army Foundation Training and Certificate Program Child Care

This self-paced training and certificate program is designed to help adults who care for children in their home to learn how to plan and implement a developmentally appropriate program for children ages 6 weeks through 12 years old.  The training program is comprehensive, covering the key knowledge and skills needed by Family Child Care Providers working in a home setting.

Course Objective/Goals:

  • Maintain a hygienic environment
  • Encourage school-age children to develop healthy habits
  • Help school-age children cope with stress
  • Recognize child abuse and neglect
  • Report suspected cases of child abuse and neglect

EDGU 8104 - Army Foundation Family Child Care Training, Module 1: Safe
EDGU 8105 - Army Foundation Family Child Care Training, Module 2: Healthy
EDGU 8106 - Army Foundation Family Child Care Training, Module 3: Environments
EDGU 8107 - Army Foundation Family Child Care Training, Module 4: Physical
EDGU 8108 - Army Foundation Family Child Care Training, Module 5: Cognitive
EDGU 8109 - Army Foundation Family Child Care Training, Module 6: Communication
EDGU 8110 - Army Foundation Family Child Care Training, Module 7: Creative
EDGU 8111 - Army Foundation Family Child Care Training, Module 8: Self
EDGU 8112 - Army Foundation Family Child Care Training, Module 9: Social
EDGU 8113 - Army Foundation Family Child Care Training, Module 10, Guidance
EDGU 8114 - Army Foundation Family Child Care Training, Module 11: Families
EDGU 8115 - Army Foundation Family Child Care Training, Module 12: Program Management
EDGU 8116 - Army Foundation Family Child Care Training, Module 13: Professionalism

Each course is equivalent to 16 clock hours/1PDUs/1.6 CEUs 
Certificate is equivalent to 208 clock hours/13 PDUs/20.8 CEUs

Schedule
Open Enrollment

Time
Flexible (self-paced) 

Location
Competency-based modules with scheduled time with trainers for observation and assessment of students working with children

Tuition
$50 Per PDU