TIPS for Child Care Institute, Inc. provides an integrated early care course schedule of learning through exploration, personal discovery, and self-reflection. In every online class, our Early Care  live instructors emphasize the strategies and processes involved in understanding the course content and create a unique opportunity to prepare our students to live intelligent, thoughtful, and fulfilling lives as early care practioners in a rapidly changing society.


Credential Course includes:


  • 120 Clock hours with transcript meeting CDA Criteria with assignment completion
  • Portfolio Preparation
  • Test Prep
  • Field Exercise
  • TIPS Early Care International Certificate with assignment completion

This course option meets online with a live instructor 3 hours Friday - Sunday it is recommended practitioners place 5 hours aside for out of class homework each week.

Early Care Credential Readiness Fast Track September 20, 2019 8 pm EST

  • There will be no refund provided after class has been purchased. From time to time we may cancel a class due to low enrollment. If your class date is cancelled you will be coached through the first assignment and provided the next available course date. It is the understanding that anyone enrolling in a class is doing so with the intent to complete the credential, no refund will be granted. 

EECI International

EECI is the ECE division of TIPS for Child Care Institute and specially designed to foster ECE teachers with little to no exposure to traditional higher education. We are committed to maintaining affordability to support individuals and agencies employing individuals with limited resources needing credential and ECE competency support. All courses implement free research-based elements with the use of best practices in each instructional opportunity. Our learners leave with ECE Competency and the soft skills needed to be successful throughout their academic and professional career. We are a SC Charity registered nonprofit Public Id: P58864 Group dual language classes offered upon request (Spanish, Mandarin, Arabic)

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Phone: 833-467-9997

Address: 9005 Two Notch Road

Columbia, South Carolina, USA

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