The Amslee Institute – Online Certification

Amslee Institute offers specialized classes and certifications for Nannies and Sitters, taught by collegiate faculty. With 5 programs that advance with a childcare providers career, Amslee Institute offers students the flexibility to work when and where they want with online enrollment and program completion. Faculty members are experts in their fields and include child psychologists, nutritionists, teachers, athletic coaches, physician assistants, and professional nannies. Students are supported throughout their learning process chat boards, live webinars, and personalized career coaching.

Earning a certification from Amslee Institute communicates a commitment to providing high quality childcare and qualifies students for premium jobs. Enrolled students get free access to job placement courses including resume writing, interview skills, job search strategies, and how to negotiate compensation. Students may gain additional support in their job search by engaging with one of our affiliated nanny agencies.


  NannyU – Online Classes & Community

This is a new kind of learning community that has been built from the ground up to meet the unique needs of the nanny industry. Here you’ll find on demand classes, live Q and A calls, group coaching calls, private podcast series, discussion groups, and much more.

Founder Lora Brawley has worked in the household staffing industry for 25 years as a nanny, family assistant, trainer and consultant. Ms. Brawley is a recognized nanny care expert specializing in job search skills, contract negotiation, and developing successful, long term employment relationships. She’s also a certified community and family mediator, communications trainer, conflict coach and Positive Discipline parent educator.


  U.S. Nanny Institute – Advanced Childcare Certification Program

Advanced Childcare graduates learn how to help children with their homework, aid children as they develop self-regulation skills, and nannies learn how to create positive learning environments with music, art, and exercise. This specialized Advanced Nanny training program is 100% online with on-demand faculty-taught classes. Focused on supporting multiple children academically and developmentally while the family members are at their place of employment, the Advanced Childcare program requires 30 hours which includes 10 hours of Advanced classes, 10 hours of Intermediate classes and 10 hours of Basic classes.

The website also has over 200 free articles on how to teach common core math, read the new nutrition label, use positive parenting, care for multiples, and more!

CPR Classes

San Mateo County

American Red Cross

1710 Trousdale Drive

Burlingame, CA 94010


LifeSaver CPR

2121 S. El Camino Real, Suite C200

San Mateo, CA 94403


Santa Clara County

American Red Cross

2731 North First Street

San Jose, CA 95134



Online Courses

Stanford Park Nannies creates a close partnership with families and candidates to deliver the highest quality service. For over 25 years, we have tailored our approach to establish solid, lasting matches. The security, personalized support, and expert guidance provided throughout the hiring process is unique and unparalleled. Our methodology works! In fact, 90% of Stanford Park Nannies' long-term placements continue after the first year.