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Paraprofessional

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Teacher Assistant/Aide. 131501

Description

The role of the Paraprofessional is multifaceted with a large impact on students in relation to reaching their educational goals. Paraprofessionals often work in special education classrooms aiding children with physical challenges, mentoring children with behavior intervention plans, or providing one-on-one instructional assistance when needed. This 290 hour training program will provide skills needed to be successful in passing the ParaPro Certification exam. Additional training includes CPR/First Aid and Response Intervention Certification.


Minimum Reading and Math at a 10th grade level

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

24

Hours

290

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent

School

Delaware Technical Community College - Wilmington- Non Credit Programs

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Curriculum Competency Based

10th Grade Reading & Math Levels

Training Location(s)

Delaware Tech - Wilmington

Local WIB

1 - Statewide

Name of Credential

Paraprofessional

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

N/A

Refund Policy

YES

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$350.00 Five books

Testing/Exam Fees

$160.00 ParaPro exam after training is complete.

In-State/District Tuition

$2,570.00

Other Fees

$100.00 Supplies to include but not limited to: poster board, binders, teaching materials.

Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)

$115.00 Drug & CPR

Total In-State Program Cost

$3,295.00

Demand Occupation(s)

25-9043.00Teaching Assistants, Special Education
$0.00 per hour
Required Certification: ParaPro

Provider Status

Approved

Address

333 Shipley Street, Wilmington, Delaware 19801

Phone Number

(302) 571-5300

Fax Number

(302) 830-5213

Web Address

http://www.dtcc.edu

Last Updated

Jun 17, 2021

Created

Jul 14, 2020