What is The Directors’ Academy?
The Academy, founded by the New Jersey Department of
Human Services and was sponsored by the Professional Impact
New Jersey, a Professional Development Agency for Early Care
and Education, Now is sponsored by NJ Workforce Development
and provides a 60-hour course on child care administration for
directors of child care centers.
The Directors’ Academy is a 60-hour administration course
for leaders of child care programs, funding may be available to
those meeting specific eligibility requirements.
Who can attend the Director’s Academy?
Anyone who is currently working as site director or aspires to be a child care program director as well as opening a Child Care Center. The site director is the person responsible for the day-to-day operation of the child care center, even if this individual has a title different than “director
What material will be covered?
The course covers the following topics:
Planning and Evaluation
Understanding NJ State Licensing Requirements
Child Growth and Development
Observation and Assessment
Health, Safety and Nutrition
Fiscal Management and Legal Issues
Marketing and Public Relations
Leadership and Advocacy
Staff Management and Professional Development
Family Support and Community Resources
How do I register for the Directors Academy?
All registration for Child Care workshops can be
completed on the NJ Workforce Registry. Please click or
copy and paste the link below:
to be taken to the NJ Workforce Registry to
register for Child Care Resources’ workshops
To register for Directors Academy please call us at
NEW! SUMMER: Saturday June 13th. 2020 @ 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Only 10 Students per session-reserve your spot before is too late!
Now receiving reservations for Director's Academy Summer English Session here:
Pay Registration fee here:
(After paying registration fee, send us an email at or leave a message @ 201-393-0120)
REGISTER NOW ONLINE:
What is the cost of Directors Academy?
The cost for the Directors Academy Program is as follows:
Program Cost: $1,500.00
*Registration Fee: $300.00 plus 10 weekly payments of $120.00
* Registration fee is not refundable
Course title Director’s Academy – Child Care Administration Course
Course sponsor: YVR Business Visions d/b/a YVR Educational Institute Child Care Careers Division
Dates and schedule
Spanish – class beginning on March 21st. 2020 - 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM - 9 spaces left
English summer session; is now open for registrations -
When and where can I register for the course? You may register above or visit us at:
Location: 570 Clifton Avenue, Clifton NJ 07011
Call 201-393-0120 registrations are always open!