Early Childhood Education
Length: 1 or 2 years
Credit: .5 Technical English, 2.5 Occupational Elective
Location: Tri-Tech Skills Center
Description: Have you thought about being a teacher? Do you like working with children? You would be perfect for Tri-Tech’s Early Education program. You will gain application- based experience with preschoolers in individual and group settings. You will be a teacher in our preschool and prepare our young students for their future. Internships available for qualified students. In this program you will:
- Learn the developmental stages of pre-school children.
- Learn how to create age-appropriate lessons and how to work with young children.
- Work in the only laboratory preschool in the Tri-Cities area.
- Elementary Teacher
- Preschool Teacher
- Teacher’s Aide
- Social Worker
- Child Psychologist
- STARS Certification
- Food Worker’s Card
- First Aid & CPR
- 7 Hour HIV/AIDS certification
College credits available: 24 credits
Year-long course must be completed to be eligible for the Technical English credit.