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Adult Ed: Family Child Care Provider Certificate Adult Education Total Hours: 82
A newer version of this program is available. View the latest version here.

Catalog rights may apply, see a counselor for more information.

Term Effective: Summer 2019


The Adult Ed: Family Child Care Provider Certificate of Completion provides a sequence of courses that prepares students to become licensed family childcare providers.

Program Student Learning Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate understanding of theories of child development, curriculum and program design, and operations and licensure requirements;
  2. Prepare to apply to be a licensed provider.

Program Requirements:

The requirements for the Adult Ed: Family Child Care Provider Certificate program are:

  • Complete requirements from
    • Adult Ed: Family Child Care Provider

Adult Ed: Family Child Care Provider - complete 82 hours
ADLTED 731.1Child Care Provider 1: Professional Operations and Licensing26.00
ADLTED 731.2Child Care Provider 2: Curriculum and Program Development24.00
ADLTED 731.3Child Care Provider 3: Child Development24.00
ADLTED 730First Aid, CPR, AED and Bloodborne Pathogens8.00

Term Effective: Summer 2019

The requirements for this program of study are effective beginning the semester shown above. If you began working on this program before the effective semester, you may not be affected by the changes. Consult with the program contact person or the department chair to determine your eligibility to complete the program under previous requirements.

Term Inactive: Fall 2022

Previous Versions:

Adult Ed: Family Child Care Provider - effective Fall 2018

Course Prerequisites and Advisories:

Courses in a program of study may have prerequisites or advisories; that is, courses that must or should be completed before taking that course. Please check for prerequisites or advisories by clicking on the course numbers in the Program Requirements section.

It is important that students who are completing an Associate Degree and desire to transfer to a four-year institution meet with a counselor to plan their lower division coursework. While many majors at SRJC are intended to align with lower division major preparation required by California public universities, specific lower-division major requirements vary among individual campuses. See a counselor, visit the Transfer Center, and check Guides For Transfer in Specific Majors, and ASSIST to review transfer preparation guides for specific schools and majors.


Complete all three courses listed above.

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