Session E | March – June (Saturdays Only) | Click to Register
Thursday, March 28th is an evening orientation. All other classes are on Saturdays from 8:30 am – 2:30 pm.
You must attend all of the classes and participate in at least
three hours of coaching to get your certificate!
The 48-hour EQIT Curriculum provides a solid introduction to infant and toddler development, with a focus on providing quality group care for our youngest children. The EQIT course builds on the knowledge and experience of infant and toddler caregivers through interesting, interactive and fun activiites.
The EQIT Curriculum has been approved by the Division of Child Care as one of the classes that can be used for Early Childhood Teacher (formerly Group Leader) Qualifications AND will count toward the Infant Toddler class that will be required for Director Qualifications.
The Expanding Quality in Infant Toddler (EQIT) Care curriculum consists of 16 modules, covering the following topics:
- Emotional Development
- Responsive Care
- Family Partnerships
- Safety, Health, and Nutrition
- Learning Environments
- Language Development
- Physical Development
- Children with Special Needs