Smart Horizons is dedicated to providing quality education for child care workers.
Pensacola, FL (PRWEB) October 31, 2011
Through strategic partnerships with qualified child care education professionals, Smart Horizons Institute, the Smart Choice in Early Childhood Education, has developed one of the best and most comprehensive early childhood education programs available today. In a continuing effort to provide excellent Early Childhood Education programs for Child Care professionals, Smart Horizons Institute now offers customizable course selections that allow individuals in the industry the option of customizing their learning experience.
Ongoing professional development is not only required but is an essential part of maintaining a qualified and educated child care workforce. Smart Horizon’s professional development library has over 200 hours of child care specific courses from which a child care provider can choose. This ability to design an educational program customized to career or educational goals will quickly launch child care workers toward career success.
Child Care workers are required to meet in-service, annual, or continuing education training requirements for ongoing professional development. In order to satisfy these requirements Smart Horizons has made their professional development courses available online and accessible 24 hours a day 7 days a week.
In addition to the customizable course selection, Smart Horizons has been providing certificate, Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential training, and credential renewal programs for years. Smart Horizons is dedicated to providing quality education for child care workers. Early childhood course levels span from the entry level child care provider to the director.
The Smart Horizons online Early Childhood Education courses are housed on the secure, proprietary NexPort Campus learning management system, which allows program administrators or directors to track and report on student progress in real time.
Smart Horizons training is available any time to individuals and organizations pursuing a CDA credential or renewal, or to those seeking to increase their CEUs. Smart Horizons also welcomes organizations and resellers who wish to participate in distributing our online training. Used by over 575 organizations and growing, our courseware continues to bring quality and affordability to the child care training industry.
About Smart Horizons Institute
Smart Horizons Institute is an online training institution dedicated to providing quality professional development and certification programs. Smart Horizons offers Child Development Associate (CDA), CDA renewal, Director/Staff Credential renewals, and professional development courses to meet annual licensing requirements. Smart Horizons Institute is also recognized by the Florida Department of Children and Families as an approved Birth through Five Florida Child Care Professional Credential (FCCPC) training provider. Courses are available in English and in Spanish. As an IACET Authorized Provider, Smart Horizons offers CEUs for its programs that qualify under IACET guidelines. Smart Horizons institute is licensed by the Commission for Independent Education under the provisions of Chapter 1005, Florida Statutes and Chapter 6E, Florida Administrative Code, license number 4498.
About Smart Horizons
Smart Horizons is an online training provider based in Pensacola, Florida, that offers courseware development by experienced instructional designers, customized programs, learning management services, and superior media design. Designated as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education & Training (IACET), Smart Horizons offers Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for its programs that qualify under IACET guidelines. Smart Horizons, provides a wide range of training services, including content development and hosting, product delivery, student enrollment, student support, and record keeping. With innovative programs that are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, Smart Horizons is changing the way companies train their employees and enhancing the way individual learners achieve their educational and career goals.