When:

January 8 - March 14, 2020

Monday and Wednesday evening classes with two Saturday classes

MANDATORY ORIENTATION:
Monday, January 6, 2020
6:00-8:00 pm

Classes will be held on Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. The two Saturday classes will be from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm.

January: 8, 13, 15, 22

February:  1, 3, 5, 10, 12, 19, 24, 26

March 2, 14


Instructors:

Shana Lachowicz, Tina McGrath


Where

Location To Be Announced

 


 
 

Contact

Erica Evans
Alliance for Kids
719-233-0770
erica@allianceforkids.org
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EQIT Session C Cohort | January - March  2020  

The 48-hour EQIT Curriculum provides a solid introduction to infant and toddler development, with a focus on providing quality group care for our youngest children.  The EQIT course builds on the knowledge and experience of infant and toddler caregivers through interesting, interactive and fun activiites.

The EQIT Curriculum has been approved by the Division of Child Care as one of the classes that can be used for Early Childhood Teacher (formerly Group Leader) Qualifications AND will count toward the Infant Toddler class that will be required for Director Qualifications. 

The Expanding Quality in Infant Toddler (EQIT) Care curriculum consists of 16 modules, covering the following topics:

  • Emotional Development
  • Responsive Care
  • Family Partnerships
  • Safety, Health, and Nutrition
  • Learning Environments
  • Curriculum
  • Language Development
  • Literacy
  • Physical Development
  • Culture
  • Children with Special Needs
  • Professionalism 

You must attend all of the classes and participate in at least
three hours of coaching to get your certificate!

This class is subject to change or cancellation at the discretion of the Council.         

Alliance for Kids Training/Event Refund Policy

Registration and payment for an event or training
indicates your agreement to the policies below:

A FULL training/event refund will be provided for Alliance for Kids training under the following circumstances:

  • The training participant provides a written refund request to Alliance for Kids no later than ten (10) business days prior to the first day of the training/event.  Additionally, proof of registration must be provided along with this request.

A refund of HALF of the cost of the training/event will be provided for Alliance for Kids training under the following circumstances:  

  • The training participant provides a written refund request to Alliance for Kids no later than five (5) business days prior to the first day of the training/event.  Additionally, proof of registration must be provided along with this request.

Please note the following regarding refunds for series training (have multiple meeting sessions):

  • Due to the importance of the information covered on the first day of a course, participants who are not able to attend will not be permitted to continue the course and are NOT eligible for a refund.
  •  To request a FULL refund for a series training, the training participant must provide a written refund request to Alliance for Kids no later than ten (10) business days prior to the first day of the training/event series.  Additionally, proof of registration must be provided along with this request.
  • Participants attending any portion of a series training are not eligible for refunds for subsequent sessions in the series.

Cancelled Trainings/Events

If a training/event is cancelled or postponed by Alliance for Kids for any reason including inclement weather, registrants will be given the options below and the choice must be made within one week of the cancelled training/event through email to Alliance for Kids.

  1. Cancellation of registration and full refund of the cost of the training/event.
  2. Application of registration payment to a future training/event within three months of the date of the canceled training/event.
  3. Transfer of payment to a future rescheduled training/event.

NO REFUND is provided if registrants do not show up for the scheduled training/event or cancel a registration less than five (5) business days in advance.

All refund requests must be in writing and either emailed, mailed or hand delivered.  Phone request will not be accepted.

  • EMAIL:  Please email refund request to:  mmartinez@allianceforkids.org
  • MAILED:  2340 Robinson Street, Colorado Springs, CO  80904
  • Hand delivered:  2335 Robinson Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80904

The refund will be refunded to the original credit/debit card used for the registration.  Please allow five (5) to ten (10) business days for the refund to be placed back in your account.