The goal of the Columbia Academy Leadership Institute is to provide our staff and other members in the education field an opportunity to advance their knowledge and grow as an individual. Our trainings range from those required by the state to topics that are up and coming in the education field.
Some of the classes we offer include:
- Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
- Making Books Come Alive!
- Ready, Set, Potty Train!
- The Child Care Provider as a Professional
- Using My Words
The Columbia Academy Leadership Institute is approved by the State of Maryland to provide pre-service trainings (PSO #3422 valid until April 30, 2022) and core of knowledge trainings (CKO #3265 valid until April 30, 2022) for infant through school-age teachers. In addition to the state-approved trainings, the Leadership Institute also offers Adult & Pediatric CPR/AED and First Aid training through the American Red Cross. For a specific list of approved trainings and descriptions contact 301-497-8610.