Child Care

Want to change the world? Prepare for a career in child care and make a daily impact on local children.

Education, experience and other licensing requirements are required if you want a rewarding career caring for and educating children. Wor-Wic is your child care training resource -- whether you are starting your career or need the continuing education required to meet licensing requirements.
 
We offer several courses to meet your needs, including:
Child Growth and Development
Training to help young children develop their physical, social, emotional and cognitive skills.
Preschool Curriculum and Activities
Training to help identify and develop lesson plans and activities that are developmentally appropriate for children from birth to school age.
Communication Skills for Child Care Professionals
Strengthen essential speaking and writing skills used for building positive interpersonal relationships with parents, co-workers and the community.
Infant and Toddler Care
Explore the unique stages of development in very young children as you examine the area of infant and toddler care in family and group settings.
School-Age Child Care
Covers concepts and skills needed to work with school-age children and to promote their optimum development.
Child Care Administration
Covers the concepts and skills needed for child care providers who are interested in the business management side of child care.

Other courses required by the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE), including "Family Child Care Pre-Service," "Supporting Breastfeeding" and "Including All Children & the ADA" plus credential booster courses, are also available.