Adult Students


Child care provider in Montana must attend at least sixteen hours of professional development each year. Butte 4-C's offers a variety of in-person and virtual training opportunities throughout the year. Butte 4-C's classes are also available to parents to attend.

*CPR and first aid must both state "pediatric" on your card.


CPR/First Aid is offered once per month in-person at the Butte 4-C's. Call the Butte 4-C’s to register.

  • You cannot register for this course online.

  • ECP training hours are not available.

  • Cost is $65.

  • Payment must be paid in full to reserve your spot.

NEXT CLASS: October        18th 

                         November   15th

*Online only CPR/First Aid courses are no longer accepted. 

60-hour Infant/Toddler and Preschool Courses

Beginning July 1st, 2021 the enrollment process for our 60 hour Infant/Toddler and Preschool Courses will change. Participants will be required to submit an application to enroll in the upcoming course. The application will walk interested parties through a series of questions including current place of work, contact information, previously completed training, and reasoning for interest in enrolling. Once the application period is closed, our course instructor will review and contact each applicant using the provided contact information. Application below. 

Book Requirements

60-hour Montana Infant Toddler Caregiver Course: Infants, Toddlers, & Caregivers, Twelfth Edition By Janet Gonzalez-Mena and Dianne Widmeyer Eyer

60-hour Montana Certified Preschool Teacher Course: The Intentional Teacher: Choosing the Best Strategies for Young Children’s Learning, Revised Edition By Ann S. Epstein

The Application below is for the upcoming Infant Toddler AND Preschool Course. Both courses are offered in the evening. 

Preschool: Tuesday evenings 5:30pm-8:30pm. August 30th-December 6th. Model delivery is hybrid (every other week is in-person).

Infant/Toddler: Tuesday evenings 5:30pm-8:30pm. September 6th-December 13th. Model delivery is hybrid (every other week is in-person).



This session is currently closed. Call the office 723-4019 if you have any questions. 

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The Early Childhood Project houses the statewide training calendar. Both in-person and online training options are listed. The calendar gives you access to training in our region and across the state.
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