Start Date: Enrolling Now
Program Hours: 10
Program Cost: $299
Prerequisite Courses: 10 Hours of Basic Child Care Program, 10 Hours of Intermediate Child Care Program, 10 Hours of Advanced Child Care Program & 10 Hours of Specialist Child Care Program
Overview of the Professional Child Care Program
The Professional Child Care Certification program elevates your Nanny career. Professional Child Care graduates are actively recruited by top nanny agencies as they meet the job requirements and have the specialized training desired by high net worth families and employers.
Focused on a comprehensive understanding of in-home childcare, the Professional Child Care program is 50 hours of child care classes. The 50 hours include 10 hours of Professional classes, 10 hours of Specialist classes, 10 hours of Advanced classes, 10 hours of Intermediate classes and 10 hours of Basic classes. The Professional program includes the Newborn and Infant Care certification at no additional charge.
You must sign up for or have completed the “Specialist” level before you can start the “Professional” program.
Who Should Participate in this Program?
The Professional Child Care program is designed for nannies seeking a career in child care and commit exclusively to a full-time position with a high net worth family, a nanny share or be employed as a supervisor in a child-centric business.
What Topics are Covered in This Program?
- Sleep training
- Trends in childcare
- Advanced children
- Change management
- Financial management
- Reggio Emilia
- Waldorf Steinger
- Pikler and RIE
Tuition Payment Options
The main courses can be bought individually for $299. They must be purchased and completed in sequential order.
You can san save money by purchasing several programs at one time.
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New Students – Enroll Here
Take These Next Steps
1. Sign Up For A Program
Choose from one of our learning programs that will meet your needs.
2. Attend The Online Courses
Our online courses are taught by industry experts.
3. Earn A Certification
At the end of the program, you will take a multiple choice exam that will test your knowledge.
Frequently Asked Questions
Are there financial payment plans, discounts or sales?
The Nanny Institute allows you to make $299 payments over time by purchasing each level separately. This allows students to pay for 10 hours of class at a time.
The Nanny Institute also offers scholarships, when available. While businesses can offer discounts and sales, the Nanny Institute is a career college and adheres to the Department of Education requirements. Licensed post-secondary schools must comply with 6E-1.0032(7), F.A.C which states, “Tuition or fee discounts are not permissible.”
Can I watch the classes on my phone?
I am not living in the United States and I am not a US citizen, can I enroll?
You do not need to be a United States citizen but you must upload a copy of a government-issued identification from any recognized country to verify your identity.
Do these programs count for the US Nanny Association Certifications?
Yes. All programs (Basic, Intermediate, Advanced, Specialist and Professional Childcare, Newborn Care Specialist and eLearning Facilitator) are accepted by the US Nanny Association for the training requirements to earn the Nanny and Childcare Provider (NCP) Credential. The Newborn Care is accepted by the US Nanny Association for the training requirements for the Newborn and Infant Care Professional (NICP). The Professional Childcare program is accepted by the US Nanny Association for the training requirements to earn the Professional Nanny and Childcare Provider (PNCP) Credential.
The US Nanny Association and the Nanny Institute are separate entities. Like many childcare businesses, the Nanny Institute is an organization member of the US Nanny Association.
What are the enrollment requirements?
Will I need to buy textbooks?
No, all the course materials are available online and included in the tuition and fees. Every course has a study guide that can be downloaded and used to capture notes from the course. These study guides create a textbook that you can keep. The materials are for personal use only. All course videos and resources are copyrighted and cannot be used for any business purpose.
Need Help Staying on Track?
Download SAP Litmus App
The Nanny Institute proudly uses SAP Litmos as our eLearning partner. SAP Litmos Mobile makes learning more accessible for you by ensuring you can access all your eLearning courses via your smartphone. With this app, you can easily search for your organization’s learning content and access it anytime, anywhere. With this app, students gain flexibility, have greater engagement and course consumption. This app requires an active SAP Litmos account which is your Nanny Institute username and password.