Early Childhood Infant Toddler Certificate

Program Code: 903073

The Infant Toddler Certificate is designed for family child care providers, infant toddler teachers, child care administrators, directors, Birth to 3 aides/teachers, certified providers and anyone considering entering early childhood care and education of children in the first three years of life. Courses can be taken in any order and concurrently, as long as Infant/Toddler-Capstone (10-307-115) is taken last. Completion of the four courses in this credential, along with preparation of a portfolio, permits the student to apply for and attain the Wisconsin Infant Toddler Professional Credential from The Registry.

Approximate Certificate Costs


Tuition: $1,871

Books: $665

Certificate Completers will be able to

  • Apply principles related to the care and education of children three and under.
  • Care for infants and toddlers in group settings.
  • Establish partnerships with parents and in the community.
  • Provide evidence of additional education beyond the minimum requirements for teachers of children under 3.
  • Become a more effective caregiver.
  • Become more marketable to prospective child care center employers.
  • Have specialized knowledge and understanding of the development, needs and interests of children in the first three years of life.
  • Increase your professional qualification - your level on The Registry.

Completers will be able to apply credits toward the following programs:

  • 103071, Early Childhood Education

Requirements for Certificate Entry

  • Apply at
First Semester
Semester Total
Second Semester
Semester Total
Total Credits

Curriculum Note: Students must earn a "C" or higher in all 10-307-XXX courses to successfully graduate the Early Childhood: Infant Toddler Certificate. If the course is sequential, the successful retake must occur before continuing the sequence.


Industry Credentials

Commission with The Registry for the Wisconsin Infant Toddler Credential