TIPS Infant Toddler Certification Program

TIPS for Child Care Institute, Inc. provides an integrated course schedule of learning about infant and toddler care through adult student exploration, personal discovery, and self-reflection. As a vocational training institute for early care and learning each class instructors emphasize the strategies and processes involved in understanding the course content, and creates a unique opportunity to prepare our students to live intelligent, thoughtful, and fulfilling lives in a rapidly changing society. Please see our current course offerings below. 

This class is offered both online and as an on-site hybrid please call for availability in your area.

 

Credential Readiness Support Program™: 

  • A CDA Help Training In The Bag™ and learning aids

  • 120 Formal Education Online Courses CEUs

  • TOCLASS™ Learning Management System

  • Instructional support from our experienced Instructors. 

  • Your personalized online student homepage and learning portal

  • Course Integrated Portfolio Support

  • Course Integrated Test Prep

  • ability to retain information to meet projected goals

  • written and verbal communication

  • confidence with interaction

  • 3 Submission CheckPoints™

  • 12 Instructional Enriched Virtual Class or Hybrid with Live Instructor

  • Child Development Foundation

  • Approach Based Learning Strategies

  • Additional resources such as portfolio consultants, Certified Trainers, Early Interventionist, Life Coaches and more**

Articles & Resources
Responsiveness

- Child Development Practices

- Play To Learn

- Family Involvement Strategies

- Coping & Adjustments

- Behavior Intervention Plans

- Multi-Age Group Play

​Language 

​- Articulation 

- Expressiveness

- Oral-Motor Strategies

- Resonance/Voice 

- Pronunciation 

- Communication 

Documentation Support​

- Direct observation documentation

- Collaborate with intervention teams​
- Develop techniques to communicate​
- Assist with program modification​
- Provide resources for adult learners

Milestones and Challenges 

- Assessment & Evaluation

- AD/HD

- Learning Difficulties

- Cognitive Observations

- School Readiness

Development

- Pervasive Developmental 

- Gross and Fine Motor 

- Developmental 
- Coordination & Balance
- Attention & Concentration
- Learning Problems