Complete Newborn Care Specialist Certification

Commonly Known as 'Baby Nursing'

Training, Evaluation & Certification for Newborn and Infant Care Professionals

Certification Approved by the International Newborn Care Association



The Infant Care Specialist Certification program is an intense 4-module program and consists of online/video based training, home study and practicum training.  You can begin the program within 24 hours after registering.  Registered students receive a complete student package upon completion including and official certificate and booklet.  Students can go at their own pace and will have 10 days to complete your training.


The Infant Care Specialist (ICS) Certification Program Includes:

  • Comprehensive Infant Care Booklet 

  • Online Course Materials and Training 

  • Online review Quizzes and Assessments (after each module)

  • Access to Academic Advisors and Experienced Instructors

  • Personalized faculty feedback on all written assessments

  • Personalized Career Guidance and Listing on Available Caregiver List (optional)

  • Ability to interact with peer ICS students, faculty and staff via ICT's student community

  • Official Certification as a Certified Infant Care Specialist (ICS) designation


Cost of Training Certification: $497 (includes certificate, materials and domestic shipping package)


Have a Rewarding Career Caring for Infants of all Ages and Teaching New Parents 

The positive results for parents and caregivers worldwide who have received ICT's approved infant care specialist (ICS) training programs are endless. The success of our programs is also due to the dedication of our licensed instructors worldwide who believe they can encourage quality care outcomes by teaching families and caregivers the best and latest practices in newborn, infant and toddler care.  


Our Infant Care Specialist Certification will designate you as a Certified ICS (Infant Care Specialist) and will demonstrate that you have met the highest standards set by expert professionals in the newborn and infant care industry. Don't settle for less!


Module One

Introduction to Infant Care


Preparing a Baby Friendly Environment at Home


Newborn Characteristics


Holding and Handling


Understanding Baby's

Cries and Cues


Comfort, Soothing and Swaddling Baby


Infant Massage

Simple and Effective


Baby Play and

Age Appropriate Toys

Module Two

All About Baby Feeding




Bottle Feeding and Formula


Feeding Schedule and Expectations


Storing and Cleaning


Burping Baby


Starting Solids


Preparing for Self-feeding


Weaning Baby

Module Three

All About Infant Sleep


Baby Sleep Cycles and Sleep States


Mastering Sleep Training


Diapering Baby and Monitoring Pee and Poo


Bathing Baby

Sponge Bath and Tub Bath


Challenges with Sleep Training


Monitoring Sleep Patterns and Transitions


Module Four

Infant CPR and Safety


Baby Growth and Developmental Milestones


Twins and Multiples Care


Sibling Adjustments


Driving & Car Seat Safety


Coping with Baby Separation Anxiety


Caring for Common Newborn Infant illnesses


Baby Sign Language


Colic, Reflux, SIDS, etc.

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in person? The

Next Onsite Class is Being held in NYC on Saturday, Nov 17th

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Online Students will Receive a Confirmation Email within 24 Hours


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