Training / Professional Development
Certified providers must complete pre-service child care training and complete 10 hours of continuing education annually.. The required entry-level courses for regular certification are:
- Introduction to the Child Care Profession
- Fundamentals of Family Child Care
- Infant/Toddler CPR
Regularly certified providers must complete ten hours of continuing education annually. The 4-C Training and Quality Improvement Department offers a wide variety of continuing education opportunities throughout the year to help provider meet this requirement; however, providers are not required to take their continuing education at 4-C.
4-C Food Program Continuing Education (4-C Food Program participants only)