NAEYC defines a contact hour of training as any hour spent in training that is related to
- early childhood knowledge, skills, health, nutrition, or safety; or
- leadership and management skills*.
*Contact hours related to leadership and management skills apply to program administrators only.
Speak directly with NAEYC Early Learning Program staff about the NAEYC Accreditation process, educational qualifications, groups, and much more by submitting a Consultation Request.