Expanding Quality in Infant and Toddler Care (EQIT)
There is no EQIT Summer class from BECC this year
Registrations are being accepted for our fall EQIT
Starting September 1st
Every Tuesday until December 15th
6:30 - 9:30pm at 6 Garden Center, Broomfield
We anticipate to participate in face to face instruction by the start date. If there are further restrictions in place, we will contact all registered participants to figure out how to move forward.
Please reserve your spot now by following the registration process below.
1. Download and complete application. If a part of a Center, must have the Director signature to complete. DOWNLOAD APPLICATION HERE.
2. Enter the participant name and then click on the Buy Now button below to submit payment via debit or PayPal. Must submit receipt with application.
3. Email completed application to EQIT@broomfieldecc.org OR mail completed application to PO BOX 573, Broomfield, CO 80038
4. Dates for the course are every Tuesday from 6:30-9:30pm. All classes held at 6 Garden Center, 2nd floor, Broomfield.
This building is north of the Wells Fargo building, main entrance faces west.
5. You will be emailed a confirmation. If you are on a waitlist and not able to enroll, a refund will be issued to you.
The EQIT program at BECC provides instruction and coaching to improve the quality of care for children from birth to three.
Open to ANYONE who cares for an infant or toddler
CHILD CARE PROVIDERS | TEACHERS | GRANPARENTS | NEIGHBORS | FRIENDS | PARENTS
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Questions about EQIT:
What is EQIT?
The Expanding Quality in Infant Toddler Care (EQIT) 48-hour low cost course of training is designed for any individual who works with infants and toddlers and is interested in improving his/her knowledge and skills in an in-depth, hands on course.
Participants in the EQIT Course learn about the importance of brain development in the first 3 years of life, social/emotional, cognitive, and physical development, and working with families as well as effective strategies for curriculum and discipline through 16 3-hour modules.
In addition to the 48 hours of direct class time, each participant is also provided one on one coaching. Following similar relationship based principles covered in the EQIT Course; EQ Coaching supports providers in reflecting on and applying new understandings to their own practice.
Early Childhood Teacher Certification-
In order to be Early Childhood Teacher Certified, teachers are required to complete:
EITHER ECE 101 OR 103
One other ECE class OR EQIT
Completing EQIT will get you half way to your Early Childhood Teacher Qualifications at a fraction of the cost of a college course.
The cost of this class is just $50. Payment can be made by cash or check
For more information, contact Kathy Apjoke at 303-460-6810 OR by email at EQIT@broomfieldecc.org