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


Shawn"I am having a ball doing these courses. So much of it is very interesting and also touches a lot on what I learned in college. I decided to go into child care and my director recommended me to take the CDA course. I think it is great."

Shawn, New York

jane“I just want to say I enjoyed taking this online class. It’s was very easy to complete online, since I’m not much of a computer person. It was nice to work on it when it fit my hours"

Danielle, Wisconsin


Zoica“Everything went very well! I received all of my certificates in a very timely manner! I love your program and am recommending it to other staff members in our organization! I plan on using your program in the very near future myself! Thank you for such a great service! ”

Lynn, California

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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Vermont Child Care Training


National Childcare Credentials in Vermont:

Use our courses toward a CDA as well as to renew your CDA, NAC or CCP.

Click for more information: National Child Care Credentials

Click to learn how the CDA can benefit you in Vermont.

Vermont Childcare Training Requirements: 

All Care Courses are accepted by the Vermont Department for Children and Families (DCF) for their professional development activity requirements for center based child care, preschool programs, registered family child care homes, licensed family child care homes, and after-school child care programs. This includes DCF professional development activities for program directors, teachers, teacher associates, teacher assistants, trainees, classroom aides, substitutes, seasonal staff, family child care providers, family child care assistants, program administrators, site directors, program staff and afterschool aides.

Care Courses is an approved sponsor of online training by Vermont Northern Lights Career Development Center.

Our course Emergency Preparedness in Child Care satisfies Vermont’s emergency preparedness training requirement for center-based child care and preschool programs and family child care homes.

Click here to see Care Courses listed by Vermont's Core Knowledge Categories.

Opening a child care facility in Vermont:

For those of you interested in starting a day care or home-based child care facility in Vermont, please contact your state licensing agency using the contact information below. The licensing agency can give you advice on the requirements, rules and regulations of your state.

Vermont Department for Children and Families

Child Development Division

Phone: (802) 241-3110 or (800) 649-2642

Vermont Child Care Licensing