Childcare Business Online Academy
0.0 (0 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
10 students enrolled

Childcare Business Online Academy

Learn how to write your childcare business rules and regulations, educational program and team handbook
0.0 (0 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
10 students enrolled
Created by Christina Rizakos
Last updated 5/2020
English [Auto]
Current price: $37.99 Original price: $54.99 Discount: 31% off
5 hours left at this price!
30-Day Money-Back Guarantee
This course includes
  • 3.5 hours on-demand video
  • 13 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
Training 5 or more people?

Get your team access to 4,000+ top Udemy courses anytime, anywhere.

Try Udemy for Business
What you'll learn
  • Students will learn how to write a policy booklet, educational program and team handbook
  • no

If you’re a new childcare business owner or an aspiring childcare business owner looking to figure out how to operate a quality driven center that will be profitable then you already know that in order to operate a successful childcare business you’ll need to set up systems and procedures.

This course will teach you how to create your childcare business's policy booklets, educational program as well as your team handbook.

Who this course is for:
  • new childcare business owners
Course content
Expand all 24 lectures 03:25:42
+ Phase 1: Prep Phase
3 lectures 22:00

Welcome to the Childcare Business Online Academy !

I am so very happy to have you a part of the group! Over the next few weeks together, I will teach you the fundamentals of opening and operating a successful childcare business. If you are in the dream phase or right at the beginning of your business venture, my goal is to get you to the finish line.

Watch this video first.

Preview 05:33
+ Introduction
2 lectures 16:05

In this lesson I will guide you through the process of the 4 L's.

One thing you MUST be aware of is the law! I invite you to get educated on all the laws and bylaws you'll need to respect when operating a childcare business.

It's best to print the paperwork out and keep it in neat in a binder where it will be easier to look over. Chances are, you'll have to go through a lot of rules and regulations in order to proceed with your childcare business and that's ok!

The 4 's

In this lesson you will dive into start up fees and costs. I have included a start up fee calculating tool in the ressources page so make sure you check that out!

Show me the money!
+ Policy Booklet and Procedures
6 lectures 01:01:08

Learning how to properly craft your center's policy and procedure booklet is so important. This phase will focus on guiding you through this process while following my simple step by step system.

Welcome video

Here you'll learn why this booklet is crucial to your center. I'll also teach you how to simplify the process by introducing you to a simple format we'll be using in the course.

Overview and Format

Here you'll start diving into the vert first part of your booklet, the overview section. I discuss different topics that need to be included in this section.

Section 1-The Overview Section

Here you'll learn all about the registration process including tours and attendance.

Section 2-The Registration Process

Here is where you will learn all about the day to day operations. This section will be more developed than the rest and or good reason. You'll have to include topics such as nutrition, complaint policies, expulsion, communication and so on.

Section 3-Day to Day Operations

In this lesson, I will show you how t wrap it all up making sure you customers feel informed and well supported after reading your policy booklet.

+ Educational Program
13 lectures 01:46:29

This is your chance to lay down the educational foundation of your childcare business. Make sure to download the two templates to help you throughout this phase.

Welcome video

Here you'll learn all about my simple step by step process when creating your educational handbook. My purpose is to simply this task for you so follow me, I promise you can do this


Here we begin with the very first section of your educational program. I walk you though step by step as to how this part of the booklet should flow.

Overview Section

Here you'll learn how to craft your own guidance policy. Make sure to download the supporting document. I have shared a few extra resources when creating this part of your booklet.

Guidance Techniques and Philosophy

Here you'll learn why routine is important and how to structure your centre's daily activities. You'll also give your customers a snap shot as to what a typical day looks like in your childcare business.

Structure and Daily Routine

Here you'll learn how to create your own nutrition and health policy. You''ll also learn how all this relates to the educational program.

Nutrition and Health Policy

Here you'll learn how to delegate responsibilities to your staff and to your customers.

Team work is essential in order for the children to receive the best possible care.

Responsabilities and Roles

It's time to wrap things up in your educational policy booklet.


Welcome to phase 4 where you'll learn all about writing your very own team handbook.

Welcome Video

Here I discuss how to define roles in your business. You'll also define the purpose behind this booklet.

Introduction and Overview

In this lesson, you'll learn all about how to select the right type of employee to add into your team. You'll also create your application process as well as your employee avatar.

Selection Process

Here you'll learn how to create your hiring, firing, contracts and everything else that is related to your terms of employment.

Terms of employement

Here, you'll create your emergency policies and procedures. You can also add more topics depending on your needs and beliefs.

Emergencies and other policies