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Florida Coast Career Tech    
2009-2010 Catalog [Aug. 2009-Aug. 2010] 
  May 26, 2020
2009-2010 Catalog [Aug. 2009-Aug. 2010] [Archived Catalog]

Early Childhood Education (5795)

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Workforce Certificate

This program prepares students for entry-level employment as child care workers in private, public and family day care centers.

Certification and Licensing

Students completing the Early Childhood Education program will qualify for the Child Development Associate.


Students entering this program may be required to enroll in basic skills training after completion of 180 hours of training.

The Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) is a major criterion in a student’s completion of the program. Students who fail to meet the State of Florida’s designated exit score will be required to complete the Vocational Preparatory Instruction (VPI). In order to complete the program successfully, students must achieve or surpass the designated exit score(s). See the Standards of Academic Progress 

Prospective students should be advised by a counselor prior to enrollment.

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Total Contact Hours: 600
Total Workforce Credits: 20.00

Vocational Preparatory Instruction (VPI)

Students who have satisfactory test scores are not required to take the following courses:

Professional Courses

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