Early Childhood Training Dates and Locations

Below you will find a list of all our current Early Childhood Certification programs, with links to supplementary information about each.  Please click on the locations that seem most convenient for you and feel free to contact the directors for additional information.  Then check out our section on How to Apply

Note – if you are unable to attend one or more training dates at your desired location it is possible to make up that session at a different location. In addition, some programs offer rolling admission – contact the Director to inquire about starting mid-course if the dates for the initial sessions have passed.

To request additional information about our trainings click hereClick on the Program name below to see a full description.


Alaska, October 2015 - July 2016

Anchorage and the Mat-Su Valley, Alaska (alternating sessions)
Lori Berrigan, Student Services Director

California Coast, August 2016 – June 2017

Applications for our 2016-17 CA Coast session will be accepted as of January 1, 2016. This Training fills up quickly, please apply early.
San Francisco Bay Area
Marianne Alsop

Colorado, May 2015 - June 2016

Boulder, Colorado
Suzanne Down and Mary O’Connell, Program Directors; Faith Collins, Student Services

Completion Program for Early Childhood Teaching - June 2017

Kimberton, Pennsylvania
Student Services Director Chinyelu Kunz

New England, July 2016 – April 2017

Enroll by May 15th and save $225!
Newtown, Connecticut
Eileen Straiton, Student Services Director

North Carolina, May 2016 - May 2017

Enroll by March 31, 2016 and save $225!
Asheville, NC
Ashley d’Ambrosi Masters, Student Services

Oregon, July 2015 - June 2016

Register by June 15 and save $225!
Portland, Oregon
Anne Kollender, Student Services Director

Pennsylvania, March 2015-March 2016

Kimberton, PA
Chinyelu Kunz, Student Services
610-933-3635 X109

Sierra Foothills, CA July 2015 - May 2016

Meadow Vista, CA (near Sacramento)
Marianne Alsop and Cynthia Aldinger

Southern California, October 2016 - July 2017

Register by Aug 31 and save $225!
San Diego Area (Encinitas)
Liz Alvarado, Student Services Director

Texas, October 2015 - October 2016

Austin, Texas
Kelli Hoisington, Student Services

Wisconsin, October 2015 – August 2016

Register by Aug 31 and save $225!
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Bridget Shetty, Student Services Director

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