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Family & Consumer Sciences
Entry Level Child Care Teacher Training
This course is designed to give early care and education students a foundation of basic knowledge needed to provide quality care for children. Entry Level Child Care Training (ELCCT) is required by the state of Oklahoma within the first 90 days of employment. This nine unit course contains objectives and activities that assist the entry-level teacher in planning and implementing daily activities with children.
Holly Hanan
– Identify child care and licensing standards

– Examine what is necessary to develop as a child care professional

– Demonstrate how to providing for children's health

– Demonstrate how to provide for children's safety

– Apply child development concepts

– Demonstrate how to guide children

– Identify characteristics needed to care for children with special needs, gifts and talents

– Exhibit maintaining a record keeping system

– Describe importance of involving parents and the community
Upon completion of course work, student will take a competency test. They will receive an Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education Competency Certificate when a 70% pass rate is achieved. This certificate will allow the student to continue working in the field of early care and education beyond the first 90 days of employment.

Early Care & Education: Entry Level Child Care Training (ELCCT) - CTTC
Oklahoma State Department of Human Services - Child Care Division

CECPD requirements
Child Care: Teacher Assistant - CIMC - Click on FACS Courses/Resources; FACS Course Content; Occupational/Technology Center Courses; Early Care and Education for curriculum based websites, PowerPoints, and other resources.
Career Majors That Sequence This Course
Career Cluster Pathway Career Major
Human Services Early Childhood Development & Services Entry Level Teacher