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Health and Childcare Careers

  • Flexible Weekend Schedules
  • Explores Early Childhood Development
  • Provides a Range of Study Options

New career opportunities are emerging in the areas of childcare and in several facets of healthcare administration. Individual career advancement courses in these areas can be taken alone or in groups to build your skills and your knowledge for career change or advancement. For more information, please call 212-992-8354.

Art for Young Children

Learn to help young children express themselves while having fun with art projects.

1 section

Caring for Children with Special Needs

Learn techniques for recognizing when children have special needs and determining whether their needs can be met in regular daycare settings.

1 section

Child Development I: Infants to Five-Year-Olds

Gain an understanding of the basic principles of development and behavior for the different stages of infancy and childhood.

1 section

Communicating with Parents

Explore issues related to communicating with parents, and learn helpful language and strategies for building relationships.

1 section

Discipline: Setting Limits for Toddlers to Five-Year-Olds

Explore the concept of positive discipline and discuss strategies for positive limit-setting.

1 section

Keeping Children Healthy: Safety, Nutrition, and Environment

This course emphasizes how to prevent injury and illness and to incorporate specific healthful practices into daily routines.

1 section

Nurturing Social and Emotional Development in Early Childhood

Learn the core factors of and techniques for nurturing children’s social and emotional development.

1 section