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Prerequisite documents must be approved prior to Enrollment
DCF Part I and Part II completed
Approved High School Diploma/GED
Participant must be at least 18 years of age.
Submit an Employer Work Verification Letter verifying that you've completed 480 hours working or volunteering in child care in the last 3 years.
Questions Email: FCI-TAcademy@familycentral.org
Call (954-724-3850) Fax (954-724-4082)
The FCCPC is the “best first step” for career advancement in early learning. This online interactive course, is designed to fulfill the FCCPC requirement for 120 hours of formal education in specific child-care competency areas. We'll help you develop the professional portfolio you need to apply for the Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential™. You will finish in 4 months, completing nearly all of the requirements for your portfolio.
Participants MUST have access to a computer with internet access, speaker enabled, read, write, and speak English. To receive CEU certificate, participants must adhere to the attendance policy as per registration form and flyer, actively participate in online discussions, complete all assignments, complete and submit self evaluation. Family Central reserves the right to cancel classes at any time. Dates are subject to change.
Flexible Payment Plans!
T.E.A.C.H. Scholarship Program: Funded by the Florida Office of Early Learning provides scholarships for early care educators to work towards earning your FCCPC credentials in early childhood education.
Apply online at https://www.familycentral.org/scholarships
· Partial CEUs or in service hours cannot be offered.
· Computer with basic audio/video output equipment needed
· Access to Microsoft Word and PowerPoint needed
· Internet access (broadband recommended) needed
PLEASE NOTE: Participants are required to purchase the course textbook bundle (3 books), in the specialization of their choice, online from the CDA Council website. The website is http://store.cdacouncil.org/cdapackages-bestvalue.aspx