With our online child development courses, your inspiration will meet professional training. Prepare to earn your Child Development Associate (CDA) permit by completing a CDA preparation course. With this accomplishment in hand, you’ll be ready to take the permit exam with confidence.
If you like working with children, a career as a childcare professional might be right for you. This certificate program in Childcare and Education will allow you to earn your national Child Development Associate (CDA) certification, while working at your own pace in a flexible, self-directed online learning environment.
This course provides the 45 hours or 4.5 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) required by the CDA Council to fufill and renew your Child Development Associate (CDA) credential. This course is selected from the eight CDA competency areas to provide a breadth of knowledge, and they support the requirements for renewing your certification for Associates original settings, age-level endorsement, and specialization.