Child Care Training and Education

The Ministry of Health and the Child Development Programme (CDP) are dedicated to informing the public and stakeholders about training opportunities and provide educational resources in the field of child care.

Approved Courses for Staff

School

Course

Experience

Staff

Penn Foster College

Early Childhood Education Associate Degree

3 years

Person-in-Charge

Penn Foster College

Early Childhood Education Associate Degree

1 year

Deputy

Penn Foster Career School

Child Care Professional Career Diploma

None

Assistants

Continuing Professional Development Courses

The target audience for the training is divided into the following categories:

General Public – education events that are appropriate for anyone with interest in the area of child care

Parents – training targeted at parents and other family members caring for children.

Providers – training targeted at providers caring for children in their home or a child care centre. The letters “CPD” next to the course indicates it would apply to any continuing education needs.

Some courses may be suitable for more than one category and will be identified accordingly.

If you would like to add a training opportunity to the list, please contact the Ministry of Health at moh@gov.bm with the subject line Child Care Training.

Target Audience

Date and Time

Organisation

Location

Training

Providers 10th April 2019, 6p.m. to 7.30 p.m. Child Development Programme Child Development Programme, 37 Palmetto Road, Devonshire Developmental Stages (Part 2)
Providers 12th June 2019, 6 p.m. to 7.30 p.m. Gabrielle Rees Child Development Programme, 37 Palmetto Road, Devonshire Behaviour
Providers 10th July 2019, 6 p.m. to 7.30 p.m. Child Development Programme Child Development Programme, 37 Palmetto Road, Devonshire Play
General Public, Providers, Parents Ongoing Institute for Learning and Brain Sciences I-Labs Training Modules, Online Child Development
General Public, Providers, Parents Ongoing Cox Campus Read right from the Start, Online Reading and language

General Public, Providers, Parents

Ongoing

Saving Children and Revealing Secrets (SCARS)

The Argus Building, 14 Wesley Street, Hamilton

Darkness to Light Stewards of Children Training (visit website for dates)

General Public, Providers, Parents

Ongoing

Supporting Children's Health - Asthma Online - Free Supporting Children's Health - Asthma

Inclusion of a training or resource site does not imply that the Ministry of Health or the CDP endorse the content, nor does exclusion imply that a particular site/training is of no value. These links are meant as informational only and the Ministry of Health and the CDP make no guarantee as to the accuracy or relevance of the information. Questions must be sent to the organisation providing the training.

Educational Resources

Videos

A home day care tour

Is Center Based Child Care the job for you?

Maintaining Sanitary Conditions during meals/snacks

Proper Diapering Procedure

The Power of Relationships in Early Childhood Development (Part 1)

The Power of Relationships in Early Childhood Development (Part 2)

Using Discipline and Consequences

Using Time-outs

 

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