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Better Kid Care's On Demand Distance Education system provides professional development online anytime you are ready to learn! Get started using On Demand with a video tutorial, review the lesson listing, and read frequently asked questions.
The On Demand system may be unavailable between 5 a.m.-6 a.m. (EST) for system maintenance.
You can now pay for more than one On Demand lesson at a time.
Better Kid Care’s On Demand system has an option to prepay for multiple professional development online lessons for you and/or your staff. Details here.
Preview all content free of charge.
Create an account to take any lesson for free. You only pay if you need a certificate of completion. Sign in now!
Try two lessons for free (certificate included)!
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Stop and start a lesson.
Learn at your own pace. If you are interrupted while you are taking a lesson, you can stop and return to the lesson at a later time.
Online professional development certificate available.
There is a $5.00 fee/lesson to receive professional development hours. You will be directed to a credit card payment screen prior to taking the assessment. You must have a credit card to complete the lesson for professional development credit using the On Demand system.
Print your own professional development certificate of completion.
After you pay and successfully complete all the assessment questions for a lesson, you can choose to print your certificate of completion and/or have it sent to your e-mail address.
View/print a complete list of all the Better Kid Care lessons you have completed.
Included in your list are all of the lessons you have completed through Better Kid Care, even those not in On Demand!