Nanny Care Specialist Training Course & Certification

Are you a Nanny or Babysitter who would like to advance your career?  Are you someone who loves children and would like to become a credentialed Nanny?  For over 12 years, ICT Academy has trained and prepared thousands of Nannies to provide excellent child care for families as either a live out or live in nanny, working part time and full time nanny jobs.  Whether you are considering a change in career or you are already working with young children, our Child Care Specialist Nanny Training Course online will help you become an engaging professional nanny, skilled in early child care development for older infants, toddlers, preschoolers and early school aged children.  

Our Nanny Education Certification Class offers value for student at all experience levels including foundation level child care training as well as advanced nanny child care topics.  Students will be prepared to meet the ever changing needs of growing infant/toddlers to preschool and school aged children.  In addition to the practical child care training skills such as learning through play, potty training and positive reinforcement, you will also learn the business of nannying including nanny success strategies, effective communication and nanny job preparedness.  

When you register, you will receive a Nanny Packet with nanny handbook, reference materials, giveaways and more.  Your official Nanny Certification with Child CPR will be shipped once you have completed the nanny training online course.

Step One

Register to reserve your space in the next online Nanny Child Care Specialist Training Course.

Step Two

Students will receive a link within 24 hours to begin and receive a Student Packet with booklet & materials.

Step Three

Review the child care video training series at your own pace, from the comfort of your home.

Step Four

You did it!  Once you complete course modules and assessments,  receive official certificate in the mail.

Nanny Training Course Topics

Nanny Certification Class

Professional Nanny Training Course

Advance Your Nanny Career with Professional Nanny Care Training and Certification - Become a Top-Notch Nanny.

Thank you so much for teaching me how to become a better nanny and find a wonderful nanny job and family.  I love my work and the family is very happy with my knowledge about child care and my level of professionalism.  I have learned so much and also making more money now too which is a nice bonus! 

- Laura, Professional Nanny and Former Au Pair


Become an Engaging Nanny, skilled in Early Child Care Development.


Become an Asset to Families and Increase Career Opportunities.


Become a knowledgeable and confident Nanny Care Specialist.

The Nanny Care Specialist Training Class online covers a wide array of child care training topics.  This course is beneficial for nannies and caregivers who will care for children ages 6 months up to early school age.  For early infant care, see our Newborn Care Specialist Training Course.


  • Child Care Fundamentals

  • Role of a Professional Nanny Specialist

  • Early Child Growth and Development

  • Infant/Toddler Milestones

  • Cognitive and Physical Development

  • Child Language Development

  • Social and Emotional Development in Child Care

  • Engaging Young Children

  • Learning Through Play

  • Reading and Storytelling

  • Age Appropriate Activities and Creative Play

  • Child CPR and Safety

  • Nap-time and Bedtime Strategies

  • Potty Training Made Simple

  • Coping with Temper Tantrums

  • Addressing Behavior Issues

  • Establishing Healthy Boundaries

  • Nutrition, Meal Prep and Food Safety

  • Caring for Mixed Age Groups

  • The Importance of Routines

  • Daily Schedules and Time Management

  • Indoor/Outdoor Safety

  • Setting up and Hosting Positive Play Dates

  • Encouraging Good Hygiene

  • Bath Time and Safety

  • Car Seat and Driving Safety

  • Handing Emergencies

  • Managing Child Related Chores

  • Helping with Homework

  • Maintaining Professionalism 

  • Communicating Effectively with Families

  • Nanny Job Search - Resumes, Interviews +

  • Nanny Career Success Tips and Tools

  • Questions and Answers

  • and more!

Student Frequently Asked Questions

  • What are the Nanny Training Certification Requirements?

    • Upload or submit a valid photo ID to verify Identity and Name

    • Students must have a valid email address and mailing address to receive shipment

    • Complete all online modules, course content and video instruction

    • Complete all short answer assessments and reflections

    • Practice all hands-on skills with Student Care Package

    • Review nanny handbook and reference materials

    • Successfully complete module quizzes and retake any failed results

  • How Long is the Online Training?

    • Nanny Child Care Specialist Training Class allows students up to one week to complete the program at your own pace.  Students may complete the nanny class sooner if they have the time.  You will be able to log-in and out of the course at your own convenience. 

  • Is Everything Included in the Cost?

    • Yes! Our courses are all-inclusive and include your Student Care Package, Training, Resources, CPR and Certification.

  • What if I'm Already CPR Certified?

    • Child CPR is included in the program so if you are already certified, this will be a refresher for you.  CPR is a life saving skill and many students benefit from review as the skills are easily forgotten with time.  

  • Who Should Take the Nanny Training Course?

    • The Nanny Child Care Specialist Course is perfect for anyone who will work with children from older infants up to early school aged children.  Whether you are looking to change careers or advance your current nanny credentials, many Nannies, Babysitters, Daycare Providers, and Caregivers have all benefited from our specialized Nanny Child Care Specialist Certification Training class.  

  • When Will I Receive My Certificate?

    • Students will be able to print a temporary certificate immediately upon completion of the nanny child care specialist training course. Students will also receive their official certificate and reference material within one week, shipped to the mailing address provided when you register.

  • How Do I Register?

    • Register easily online and pay with a credit or debit card. Once your registration is processed, you will receive an email confirmation within 1 day or less. Register early as classes fill up in advance.  Online registration is secure but you may also call the registration office to register during normal business hours at (866) 771-3181.

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