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


Shawn"I thoroughly enjoyed the course and found its structure and vernacular to be modern and comprehensible. I was able to finish the course in a timely manner with ease. I entered my first day at my new daycare with the confidence and knowledge necessary to be an ideal caregiver. Thanks!"

Faren, Wylie, Texas

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Zoica“Thank you for your support and help. I really appreciate and love the courses. They made a light bulb go on above my head.”

Zoica, Schiller Park, Illinois

Care Courses offers distance-learning courses for child care providers 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 IACET CEUs.

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. 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 30 years; we love what we do and truly want to make your experience fantastic.

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Infant/Toddler CDA Subject Areas



As part of the application requirements for a CDA you must complete 120 hours of formal child care training. This training must cover eight subject areas as outlined by the Council for Professional Recognition, with a minimum of 10 hours of training in each subject area.  Our Infant/Toddler CDA training meets all of these requirements. To learn about how each subject area is addressed by our courses, please refer to the following chart:

CDA Subject Areas
Care Courses included in the Infant/Toddler Set and how they apply to the CDA Subject Areas
1. Planning a safe and healthy learning environment
Managing Health and Safety
2. Advancing children’s physical and intellectual development
Infants in Child Care + Toddlers in Child Care
3. Supporting children’s social and emotional development Child Development and Guidance
4. Building productive relationships with families Parents and Child Care
5. Managing an effective program operation Parents and Child Care + The Early Childhood Professional
6. Maintaining a commitment to professionalism The Early Childhood Professional
7. Observing and recording children’s behavior Observing, Recording and Assessing Children’s Development
8. Understanding principles of child development and learning Principles of Child Development and Learning

Order all the CDA subject area courses listed above at a discount
All 8 CDA Subject Areas: $398.00
Infant Toddler CDA Training Set