Child Care Training Questions?
CDA Classes & CDA Renewal

Why use Care Courses? Because they're convenient, affordable and you learn so much!

Care Courses offers online training classes and book courses for child care providers, home visitors and parents. Use our childcare professional development clock hours for most US States continuing education inservice requirements and registries, for CDA Certification (Child Development Associate Credential), for CDA Renewal and for NAC Renewal. All our professional development courses give both Clock Hours and CEUs toward CDA Renewal. 

Our informative child care training programs can be completed anywhere and at any time. Study at home, at the park, or wherever is most convenient for you. Then go online to complete and submit your quiz. Our friendly, knowledgeable instructors offer unlimited free student support by phone or email, and are always happy to help!

Early childhood child care training can be fun, interesting, and relevant to your daily work and experience! We've been offering professional development classes for over 20 years; we love what we do and truly want to make your experience fantastic.

Care Courses Facebook Care Courses Twitter

Transportation Safety

2 Clock Hours / 0.2 CEUs

Transportation Safety

Transportation Safety Course Description:

Transporting young children is a serious responsibility. Learn ways to help ensure children's safe transportation. See the course topics listed below for more information on what is covered.

Learning Outcomes: After completing Transportation Safety you will be able to identify legal requirements and best practices for transportation in child care; choose the safest child restraint systems and transportation methods; and explain how to work with parents to ensure their children’s safety in and around vehicles.

Course Formats
Course IDCourse FormatCourse LanguageClock HoursTraditional CEUsQuantityTuition 
TSA-13N9 CourseBook English20.2 $18.00
TSA-23N9 Online Course English20.2 $18.00

Please note: You need only ONE of the formats listed above. Choose either  CourseBook OR Online Course format.

Core of Knowledge/Core Competency/Training Category Info Pages: Alabama, Colorado, Idaho, Maryland, Massachusetts, MinnesotaMissouri, New Jersey, New Mexico, New YorkOregon, Vermont, Washington State and Wisconsin

Attention Georgia Students: This course does NOT meet the transportation safety training requirement.

Attention Texas students: This course satisfies the Texas requirement for training in transportation safety as required by Texas Senate Bill 572.

NAC: The NECPA Commission, Inc. has approved this educational program as meeting the criteria for continuing education for the National Administrator Credential.

Topics Covered in Transportation Safety:
  • What should be included in an early childhood facility's transportation plan
  • What information regarding children's transportation should be provided to parents
  • Vehicle requirements, procedures and equipment for children's transportation safety
  • How to select and use child safety systems
  • Pointers for keeping children happy while in safety seats
  • Safety precautions relating to loading and unloading children from vehicles
  • Guidelines for supervising children during transportation
  • Safest staff-to-child ratios when transporting children
  • Safe driving practices
Prerequisites: Must be able to fluently read English.

Instructional methodology: 
Read written material; view videos; listen to audio segments.

Assessment methods: Final Course Multiple Choice Quiz and Short Essay Assignments.

Comments on Transportation Safety:

"I just wanted to personally thank you for offering this course so quickly..I enjoy your courses and I like the fact that they can downloaded and done at my pace." - Amarillo, Texas

Care Courses Information:

Care Courses has free unlimited assistance! Call us: 1-800-685-7610, Monday through Friday, 9-5 ET for help with your training or for billing and technical support questions. Or email us days, evenings and weekends:,, or Our friendly support team is here to help!

Care Courses offers over 60 professional development courses and one non-credit training tutorial on the CDA process. All courses offer clock hours and an official mailed certificate of completion. The CDA tutorial does not offer clock hours or a certificate.

Care Courses' course tuition entitles one person to receive the clock hours granted by a course upon successful completion.  Bundle pricing covers tuition for all the courses included in a bundle.

To receive the CEUs and Clock Hours for a course, you must follow directions on written assignments and show comprehension of the course content. You must make 70% or better on all course quizzes. Less than 70% will result in trainer review and evaluation. If review indicates the need for discussion, you will be informed that you must speak with a trainer. You will be given a second chance to make 70% or better. Should you fail to do so, you will receive a letter indicating that you did not pass the course and may not retake the course for 12 months.

Clock hours and CEUs are documented on original Care Courses certificates of completion mailed through the US Post Office. All course formats receive an original mailed certificate. Once you have completed a course and submitted your answers to us you can expect to receive your certificate within 10 business days (depending on the grading & certificate option you choose).

More information on how Care Courses works can be found by clicking here. For a navigation video tutorial of our online course portal, please click here.

Click here to review the minimum system requirements for online courses.

(Click here for our Privacy and Security Policies and our Honor Code & Policy).