Early Childhood Occupations

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In the Early Childhood Occupations program, students can prepare for careers that involve working with young children. This program meets the following:
Standards: Maine Certified Industry Standards for CIP 19.0709 National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) Professional Preparation
Certifications: CECA (Certified Early Childhood Assistant-a Maine certification) First Aid and CPR CDA (Child Development Associate-a National certification)
3rd Party Assessment: NOCTI assessment #4016
To earn CECA certification: Complete NAEYC Standards Completion Portfolio, earn First Aid and CPR certification, score 70 or better on NOCTI assessment # 4016, complete 180 hours each of field and classroom instruction, complete Maine Roads to Quality registry requirements.