Child Support and Services Management
Pathway: HUMAN SERVICES
CIP Code: 19.0708
Instructor: Mrs. Heather Cutter
Length: 2 years
Certifications: Child Development Associate (CDA), AED, First Aid, Infant and Child CPR, Babysitting Basics, ServSafe Food Handler
One of Erie High's 18 Career and Technical Porgrams, Child Support and Services Management prepares individuals for a variety of occupations in child care and guidance often under the supervision of professional personnel in child or daycare centers. This program includes instruction in growth and development; nutrition; program planning and management; safety; behavior guidance; play activities; child abuse andn eglect; parent-child personal relationships; learning experiences for children; and laws, regulations and policies relating to child care services.
Students who participate in this program will have the opportunity to complete 420 hours of hands on practical experience in Erie's Public Schools Pre-K programs. This experience will allow the qualified student to sit for the Child Development Associate certification exam before graduation.