***Wisconsin Department of Children and Families DCF 250 251

All entry level and continuing education courses are approved by the Wisconsin Department of Children and Family Services and The Registry.

Required Courses for the Lead Teacher:

  • Skills and Strategies for the Child Care Teacher

  • Introduction to the Child Care Profession

  • Fundamentals of Infant and Toddler Care

  • First Aid/CPR/AED

Required Courses for the Assistant Teacher:

  • Introduction to the Child Care Profession

  • Fundamentals of Infant and Toddler Care

  • First Aid/CPR/AED

Required Courses for the Family Child Care Provider/Owner:

To Start a In-Home Family Child Care Program

  • Introduction to the Child Care Profession

  • Fundamentals of Family Child Care

  • Fundamentals of Infant and Toddler Care (if caring for children 2 and under)

  • First Aid/CPR/AED

*Steps for starting a licensed child carehttps://dcf.wisconsin.gov/cclicensing/startcc 

Requirements for Group Child Care -

Meet with one of our start-up Consultants

***Check State licensing and regulation for alternative and additional requirements.

Child Care Early Childhood Training Courses