Online Child Care Certificate Programs by CCEI Continue to Improve Early Childhood Educational Experiences

ChildCare Education Institute® (CCEI), an online child care training course and certificate provider, is proud to announce its students have completed over 5,400 certificate programs of study online.

For nearly nine years, CCEI has provided quality online child care training coursework to the early childhood education industry. Year after year, users appreciate the continuing education resources conveniently available from anywhere they have Internet access. The CCEI certificate programs of study include Child Development Associate (CDA) certificate programs in English or Spanish, Director Certificates, Renewals, state-specific certificates such as the Florida Child Care Professional Credential (FCCPC), and more. View the certificate catalog for the full list. College credit articulation to an early childhood degree program is also available with specified certificates through CCEI’s articulation partners or over 15,000 higher education institutions that accept college credit recommendations awarded by the National College Credit Recommendation Service (National CCRS).

For a limited time only, the providers enrolling in the CCEI Online Family Child Care Certificate can save $100! Upon program enrollment use promotion code FCC010 to take advantage of the savings. This offer is valid through November 30, 2013. This program is 45 clock-hours of online training and grants 4.5 IACET CEUs upon successful completion.

“CCEI continues to introduce and update our certificates to offer ongoing comprehensive, self-paced professional development programs for an evolving market that encompasses various child care settings,” said Maria C. Taylor, President and CEO of CCEI. “It’s exciting to see the progress we’ve made in this industry, and we look forward to helping early childhood educators continue their education with convenient online access that also provides quality coursework from an accredited institution.”

Certificate programs of study are available for purchase through CCEI online enrollment. For more information on programs, training subscriptions, or ChildCare Education Institute, visit www.cceionline.edu or call 1.800.499.9907, prompt 3, Monday – Friday, 8 am – 5 pm EST.

About CCEI
ChildCare Education Institute provides high-quality, distance education certificates and child care training programs in an array of child care settings, including preschool centers, daycare, family child care, prekindergarten classrooms, nanny care, and more online training. Over 100 English and Spanish child care training courses are available online to meet licensing, recognition program, and Head Start training requirements. CCEI also has online certification programs that provide the coursework requirement for national credentials including the CDA, Director’s Credential, and Early Childhood Credential. CCEI is nationally accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC), has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), 1760 Old Meadow Road, Suite 500, McLean, VA 22102; 703.506.3275, and is authorized under the Nonpublic Postsecondary Educational Institutions Act of 1990, license number 837.

CCEI Introduces Family Child Care Certificate

ChildCare Education Institute® (CCEI), an online child care training course and certificate provider, is proud to announce the introduction of the Family Child Care Certificate to the catalog of online certificate programs of study.

The CCEI Family Child Care Certificate provides 45 clock-hours of training for early childhood professionals seeking to start or improve upon an existing family child care program. This new program is accepted by the National Association for Family Child Care (NAFCC) to fulfill training/education requirements for member accreditation. Accordingly, program participants will receive comprehensive training in five basic knowledge areas: Relationships; Environment; Developmental Learning Activities; Safety and Health; and Professional and Business Practices. Effective management functions, including accounting, budgeting, and customer retention, are also training topics within this certificate program. This program grants 4.5 IACET CEUs upon successful completion.

For a limited time only, the providers enrolling in the CCEI Family Child Care Certificate can save $100! Upon program enrollment use promotion code FCC010 to take advantage of the savings. This offer is valid through November 30, 2013.

“CCEI has introduced the Family Child Care Certificate to provide comprehensive, in-depth professional development for a growing market of home-based care and education programs,” said Maria C. Taylor, President and CEO of CCEI. “We are pleased to offer this program as a means to help ensure that families receive high-quality, effective childcare when they choose home-based providers.”

The CCEI Family Child Care Certificate program is available for purchase through CCEI online enrollment. For more information on this program or ChildCare Education Institute, visit www.cceionline.edu or call 1.800.499.9907, prompt 3, Monday – Friday, 8 am – 5 pm EST.

About CCEI
ChildCare Education Institute provides high-quality, distance education certificates and child care training programs in an array of child care settings, including preschool centers, daycare, family child care, prekindergarten classrooms, nanny care, and more online training. Over 100 English and Spanish child care training courses are available online to meet licensing, recognition program, and Head Start training requirements. CCEI also has online certification programs that provide the coursework requirement for national credentials including the CDA, Director’s Credential, and Early Childhood Credential. CCEI is nationally accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC), has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), 1760 Old Meadow Road, Suite 500, McLean, VA 22102; 703.506.3275, and is authorized under the Nonpublic Postsecondary Educational Institutions Act of 1990, license number 837.

Learn How to Advance Emotional Development in Young Children with Early Childhood Training


ChildCare Education Institute® (CCEI), an online child care training course and certificate provider, offers CCEI3011– Birth to Five: Emotional Development in Young Children as a no-cost trial course to new CCEI users during the month of October in recognition of Emotional Intelligence Awareness Month.

October’s trial course examines the development of emotional intelligence in young children. Emotional intelligence is awareness about how our minds influence our thoughts and behavior. Participants will learn about Erikson’s eight stages of emotional development, methods of increasing emotional literacy, and activities that can be applied in the home to encourage emotional development.

“Like other courses in our Birth to Five series, CCEI3011 provides essential information on the principles of child development,” said Maria C. Taylor, President and CEO of CCEI. “This course helps early care professionals guide children as they learn to understand and manage their feelings and their relationships with others.”

This beginner-level training course is available as a trial course to new users for CCEI account creation in October. Current CCEI students with active, unlimited annual subscriptions can enroll in all courses at no additional cost when logged in to their CCEI account. Users without subscriptions can purchase child care training courses as block hours through online enrollment.

For more information on ChildCare Education Institute, visit www.cceionline.edu or call 1.800.499.9907, prompt 3, Monday – Friday, 8 am – 5 pm EST.