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CDA Credential Training for Child Care Centers, 120 Hour: The Center-based CDA Credential Training is a comprehensive, self-paced 120-hour online course. The CDA coursework, developed for anyone working with children from birth to age 5, has been accepted by the Council for Professional Recognition for individuals applying for the infant/toddler, preschool settings. Provides 12 continuing education units (CEUs). Read More. $299

CDA Credential Renewal Training, 45 Hours: CDA Credential Renewal Training is offered for both family child care providers and center providers. Participants design their course of study to fulfill renewal requirements. Provides 4.5 continuing education units (CEUs). Read More. $169

Child Care Essentials: A Comprehensive Initial Training for Center-Based Child Care Providers, 40 hours: The Child Care Essentials training course is intended for early childhood professionals who are new to the field. Helps ensure that child care providers arrive with the knowledge needed to provide a developmentally appropriate environment and experience. Provides 4 continuing education units (CEUs). Read More. Available in Spanish! $169

Child Abuse Awareness for Center Staff, 8 Hours: Our Child Abuse Awareness training includes classes on keeping children safe; identifying types of child abuse and neglect; when, how and where to make a report and more. Provides .8 continuing education units (CEUs). Read More. $85

Customized Course Offerings: Choose courses from any of 8 subject areas to customize a specific number of clock hours. Subject areas include: Advancement of Physical and Intellectual Development, Commitment to Professionalism, Effective Program Operation, Enhancement of Social and Emotional Development, Observing and Recording Progress and Behavior of Children, Positive Relationships with Families, Principles of Child Growth and Development, and Safe and Healthy Environment. Training packages range from two to 20 hours. Read More. $35-149