Early Childcare Associate
This program is designed for those who would like to either work in a daycare/early childcare center or to provide in-home childcare services. It is also a great opportunity for those who already work as an early childcare educator but want to become certified as a Child Development Associate (CDA).
For those who are interested in becoming certified as a Child Development Associate (CDA), please review the requirements: http://www.cdacouncil.org/the-cda-credential.
Length of Training
This program consists of two core courses and four support courses for a total of 204 instructional hours. Students have the ability to complete the program in approximately two semesters. Support course offerings may vary per semester.
|CDEC 1054||Introduction to Childcare||48|
|CDEC 1016||Child Development Associate (CDA)||124|
|EMSP 1019||CPR for Childcare Professionals||8|
|IFWA 1050||Food Safety & Nutrition||8|
|CDEC 1012||Child Guidance and Behavioral Issues||8|
|POFT 1006||Job Search for Early Childcare Center OR||8|
|CDEC 1032||In-Home Childcare Preparation||8|
|CDEC 1041||CDA Test Prep||36|
Please call Nancy S. at 972-238-6010.