Paraeducator Certificate


This certificate will provide students an opportunity to develop skills and strategies to enhance communication and professionalism when working with colleagues, children, and families.

Students will learn to support and maintain safe environments, as well as strategies for educational activities, team interventions, and technology integration. Overall, these courses will help students to support and maintain the positive social, emotional, and behavioral development of children.

Paraeducator Certificate Overview

Topics include:

Communication, Ethics, & Confidentiality
Roles & Responsibilities
Behavior Improvement

This certificate is in partnership with the Great Prairie AEA.

This certificate satisfies the requirement of preparation for the Iowa Paraeducator Generalist Certificate.

Financial Assistance may be available, click here. Contact CBIZ for details.

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