CRANFORD – The Office of Continuing Education at Union County College is offering the Child Development Associate Certificate Program in English and Spanish beginning in January 2017.

Child Care: The Foundations (English) course will teach participants about the growth and development of children, general health care, nutrition, how to develop educational activities, and play and child safety standards.  Part 1 of this two part course will be held at the Cranford campus on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from January 3 through February 2. Part 2 of the course will begin on Tuesday, February 7 and will conclude on Thursday, March 21.  The cost of each course is  $225. Both courses will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Cuidado de Ninos: Los Fundamentos (Spanish) course will be offered in a daytime session on the Cranford campus. Part 1 will be held from Tuesday, January 3 through February 2.  Part 2 will be held Tuesday, February 7 and will end on March 21. The cost of each course is $225. Both courses will be held from 8:30 am – 11:30 am. 

For more information on these courses, please view the Continuing Education catalog online at www.ucc.edu/noncredit. To enroll online, go to http://ucc.edu/nonCredit/RegInf.aspx. One can also enroll by calling the Office of Continuing Education at (908) 709-7600 or by visiting the office on the Cranford campus, located at 1033 Springfield Avenue.