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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.

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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
Family and Community Collaboration
Developmentally Appropriate Content
Learning Environment and Curriculum Implementation
Assessment of Children and Programs
Professionalism

The Art of Child Care 20 clock hours/ 2 CEUs Professionalism, Child/Youth Development, Developmentally Appropriate Content, Learning Environment and Curriculum Implementation
Caring for Children in Your Home 20 clock hours/ 2 CEUs Professionalism, Health, Safety, and Nutrition, Developmentally Appropriate Content, Learning Environment and Curriculum Implementation
Child Care Administration 20 clock hours/ 2 CEUs Professionalism
Conferencing with Parents 5 clock hours/ 0.5 CEUs Professionalism
Cultural Diversity in Early Childhood Programs 6 clock hours/ 0.6 CEUs Professionalism
The Early Childhood Professional 16 clock hours/ 1.6 CEUs Professionalism, Developmentally Appropriate Content, Learning Environment and Curriculum Implementation
Early Childhood Stress 5 clock hours/ 0.5 CEUs Professionalism
Facilitating Staff Skill Development 14 clock hours/ 1.4 CEUs Professionalism
Family Diversity 6 clock hours/ 0.6 CEUs Professionalism
First Steps in Child Care 3 clock hours/ 0.3 CEUs Professionalism
Friendly Environments, Safe Environments 6 clock hours/ 0.6 CEUs Professionalism
Hiring the Best 10 clock hours/ 1 CEU Professionalism
Improving Staff Performance 10 clock hours/ 1 CEU Professionalism
Inclusive Early Childhood Programs 12 clock hours/ 1.2 CEUs Professionalism, Learning Environment and Curriculum Implementation
A Joyful Life of Caregiving 1 clock hour Professionalism
Parents and Child Care 20 clock hours/ 2 CEUs Professionalism
Partnerships with Parents 10 clock hours/ 1 CEU Professionalism
Understanding Each Other 9 clock hours/ 0.9 CEUs Professionalism
Visiting Families in Their Homes 30 clock hours/ 3 CEUs Professionalism
Witnesses to Violence 6 clock hours/ 0.6 CEUs Professionalism
Workplace Environment 14 clock hours/ 1.4 CEUs Professionalism