Some host families and au pairs prefer to use a weekend class or two, to knock out the education component required by the State Department. A total of 6 credits is required. There are various options, but please be sure you know how many credits you will get in one weekend, some are only worth 3 credits. Also travel and accommodation costs are generally not included. There is generally pre- and post- weekend assignments that need to be completed in order to obtain your certificate of completion.
Before registering for a weekend class, au pairs are strongly advised to discuss their plans with their host families and ensure that the timing works for them.
Here is a list of some but not all weekend classes available:
Wednesday, 2 October 2019 8:28 PM