Child Care Training Questions?
CDA Classes & CDA Renewal
1-800-685-7610

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


andrea“The care courses were a big hit with our staff this year! They were a convenient and fun way to finish our required training hours while dialing into our own personal interests. ”  

Andrea, Ashland, Oregon

jane“Thank you so much from the bottom of my heart. I love the courses you have to offer, the service is friendly and so efficient. I am hooked for life.”  

Jane, Rockville, Maryland

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 IACET 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 coursework. 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



NM Common Core Competencies Health, Safety, and Nutrition
Care Courses
New Mexico Common Core Competencies

Click on a New Mexico Core Competency below to view Care Courses covering that specific core competency. Then click a course title for information on that course.

Want to see the core competencies all on one page? Click to download a printable chart that lists hours per competency for each course.

Questions? Please contact us! We are available 9-5 ET, M-F by phone: 1-800-685-7610 
Or day, evenings, weekends by email: info@CareCourses.com. We are happy to help!

Child/ Youth Development
Health, Safety, and Nutrition

Abuse and Neglect 5 clock hours/ 0.5 CEUs Health, Safety, and Nutrition
Caring for Children in Your Home 20 clock hours/ 2 CEUs Health, Safety, and Nutrition, Developmentally Appropriate Content,Learning Environment and Curriculum Implementation, Professionalism
Emergency Preparedness in Child Care 2 clock hours/ 0.2 CEUs Health, Safety, and Nutrition
Fun and Fitness: Addressing Childhood Obesity 2 clock hours/ 0.2 CEUs Health, Safety, and Nutrition
Great Beginnings 8 clock hours/ 0.8 CEUs Health, Safety, and Nutrition, Child/Youth Development
Keeping Infants Safe 3 clock hours/ 0.2 CEUs Health, Safety, and Nutrition
Infants in Child Care 20 clock hours/ 2 CEUs Health, Safety, and Nutrition, Child/Youth Development, Developmentally Appropriate Content,Learning Environment and Curriculum Implementation
Managing Health and Safety 12 clock hours/ 1.2 CEUs Health, Safety, and Nutrition
Preschoolers in Child Care 20 clock hours/ 2 CEUs Health, Safety, and Nutrition, Child/Youth Development, Developmentally Appropriate Content,Learning Environment and Curriculum Implementation
Preventing Child Abuse 5 clock hours/ 0.5 CEUs Health, Safety, and Nutrition
Safe Baby, Safe Child 5 clock hours/ 0.5 CEUs Health, Safety, and Nutrition
Safe Spaces in Child Care 4 clock hours/ 0.4 CEUs Health, Safety, and Nutrition
Sanitation for Disease Prevention 5 clock hours/ 0.5 CEUs Health, Safety, and Nutrition
Sun Safety 2 clock hours/ 0.2 CEUs Health, Safety, and Nutrition
Toddlers in Child Care 20 clock hours/ 2 CEUs Health, Safety, and Nutrition, Child/Youth Development, Developmentally Appropriate Content,Learning Environment and Curriculum Implementation
Transportation Safety 2 clock hours/ 0.2 CEUs Health, Safety, and Nutrition
Understanding and Managing Allergies in Child Care 1 clock hour/ 0.1 CEUs Health, Safety, and Nutrition
Family and Community Collaboration
Developmentally Appropriate Content
Learning Environment and Curriculum Implementation
Assessment of Children and Programs
Professionalism