Online Courses

Childcare Training Professionals offers 56 online classes for you to choose from. You have the option of purchasing classes individually, or save money by purchasing yourself or your center an annual subscription with unlimited access to our online course library.

Once you pass the quiz at the end of each class, you can immediately print your certificate of completion. Our courses go beyond just meeting state requirements, with a specific focus on elevating children's self-esteem and creating a nurturing environment. We offer an easy-to access, user-friendly catalog of engaging classes that you and your staff will love!

Pricing

Individual Courses

Each of our classes may be purchased individually for $8 per training hour. Visit the course catalog to purchase individual classes and learn more about our courses.

Annual Subscriptions

Our best value is our annual subscriptions, which give you unlimited access to all of Childcare Training Professional's online classes for one year. See list of courses with descriptions here.

Subscription Price
Annual subscription for 1 user (non-transferable**) $90
Annual subscription for 2 users (non-transferable**) $160
Annual subscription for 3 users (non-transferable**) $225
Annual subscription for up to 20 users (transferable**) $500
Annual subscription for up to 50 users (transferable**) $1000
** Centers of up to 20 users or up to 50 users do not have to purchase new subscriptions when there is turn-over. Membership can be transferred to new hires replacing a terminated employee. Some restrictions apply. Annual subscriptions for 3 users or less cannot be transferred.

List of Courses

Your best value is to meet your training requirements by purchasing an annual subscription, which includes ALL of the classes listed below. However, you may also receive your required hours by purchasing the lessons individually by clicking on specific lessons that are of interest to you. Each course is one training hour and costs $8.

Child Growth and Development

Course Name Price
Communication Appropriate to the Stages of Children's Brain Development

Understanding verbal skills and brain development at different stages

$8
Early Childhood Brain Development

How a child's brain develops and the stages of development

$8
The Triune Brain

An explanation of the three parts of the brain

$8

Health and Safety

Course Name Price
Administering Medications

When and how to administer medicine to children in your care

$8
Building and Physical Premises Safety Guidelines (and Hazardous Materials)

Guidelines to ensure a safe childcare environment (also covers the use, storage, and disposal of hazardous materials)

$8
Creating a Safe, Inviting Physical Environment

A plan for creating an organized, attractive, and inviting setting for children

$8
Emergency Preparedness

How to prepare for and respond to emergency situations

$8
Factors that Place a Child At-Risk for Child Abuse or Neglect

Risk factors that increase the possibility of child abuse or neglect

$8
Preventing and Responding to Allergic Reactions

How to prevent, recognize, and respond to allergic reactions

$8
Preventing the Spread of Communicable Diseases

Immunizations and other health precautions to prevent the spread of illnesses.

$8
Procedures for Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect

How to report suspected abuse or neglect

$8
Shaken Baby Syndrome and Head Trauma

Recognizing and preventing abusive head trauma and shaken baby syndrome

$8
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

Safe sleep practices for infants so that they will be less likely to be victims of SIDS

$8
Transportation Safety (Part 1)

Part 1 of a 2 part course on how to safely transport children in your care

$8
Transportation Safety (Part 2)

Part 2 of a 2 part course on how to safely transport children in your care

$8
Warning Signs Indicating a Child May Be a Victim

How to recognize the signs of potential abuse or neglect

$8

Professional Practice, Methods, and Curriculum

Course Name Price
Age-Appropriate Activities for Children

Activities that are appropriate for children from birth through age 4

$8
Becoming an Advocate of the Child

The importance of a nurturing relationship between the caregiver and the child

$8
Creating a Nurturing Emotional Environment

Offering a supportive, caring environment

$8
Creating a Supportive Environment for the Caregiver

Providing a nurturing environment for the caregivers

$8
Delaying Gratification

Helping a child learn how to delay immediate pleasure in order to enjoy long-term gain

$8
Developing New Strategies

The importance of developing new strategies when caring for young children

$8
Encouraging Early Literacy Skills

Fostering a love of books while promoting early literacy skills

$8
Establishing Boundaries

The need for some structure in the life of a child

$8
Learning Activities for Infants

Age-appropriate activities for babies' cognitive development

$8
STEM for Preschoolers

Incorporating science, technology, engineering, and math concepts into a preschool curriculum

$8
Teaching Math to Preschoolers

Best practices and suggested activities for preschool math instruction

$8
Teaching Tips for a Successful Circle Time

Tips to make circle time one of the highlights of each day

$8
The Vital Connection Between Unconditional Love and a Child's Positive Self-Concept

How receiving unconditional love affects a child's self-esteem

$8

Guidance

Course Name Price

$8
A New Style of Caregiving

Changing from fear-based relationships to love-based relationships

$8
Avoiding Over-Reaction

Responding appropriately to a child's behavior

$8
Bully-Proofing

Helping a child learn how to deal with bullies

$8
Conveying Unconditional Love

Showing love to children through both words and actions

$8
Creating Logical Consequences

Responding to children's bad behavior with logical consequences

$8
Developing a Sense of Responsibility

Assisting children to take responsibility for their behavior

$8
Giving Encouragement

Establishing a positive childcare environment through encouragement

$8
Handling Feelings

Teaching a child how to handle negative feelings

$8
Positive Guidance and Discipline Strategies (Part 1)

Positive ways to guide a child's behavior

$8
Positive Guidance and Discipline Strategies (Part 2)

Positive ways to guide a child's behavior

$8
Separating the Child from the Behavior

Unconditional love requires disciplining the behavior while still affirming the child

$8
Stress Management and Young Children

Stress Management and Young Children

$8
Understanding the Misbehaving Child (Part 1 Why Children Misbehave)

Understanding the basic needs of a child, and the reasons for misbehavior

$8
Understanding the Misbehaving Child (Part 2 The Attention-seeking Child)

Understanding the basic needs of a child, and the reasons for misbehavior

$8
Understanding the Misbehaving Child (Part 3 The Power-seeking Child)

Understanding the basic needs of a child, and the reasons for misbehavior

$8
Using Natural Consequences

Structuring creative learning opportunities for children

$8

Family and Community Relationships

Course Name Price
Effective Communication with Families

Creating an open, honest line of communication with parents

$8

Cultural and Individual Diversity

Course Name Price
Encouraging an Appreciation of Cultural Diversity with Children and Families

Ways to encourage inclusion and celebrate cultural diversity

$8
Letting Children Be Themselves

Celebrating the uniqueness of each child

$8

Observation and Assessment

Course Name Price
Discovering Islands of Competence

Helping children discover their unique gifts and stregths

$8
Working with Children Who Exhibit ADHD-like Behavior

Working with an energy-charged child

$8

Professionalism

Course Name Price
Focusing Our Communication

Tools for building successful adult-child communication

$8
Practicing Positive Self-Imaging

Using self-imaging techniques to maintain a positive attitude and to promote personal success

$8
Preventing Sexual Harassment

Using common sense and good judgment in preventing sexual harassment

$8
Stress Management and the Childcare Provider

Combating the stress that many childcare providers experience in the workplace

$8
The Caregiver as an Educator

Helping the child learn about himself and the world around him

$8