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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.


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Wisconsin Child Care Training


National Childcare Credentials: Wisconsin child care providers may use our courses toward a CCP or CDA, as well as CDA, NAC and CCP renewal.
Click for more information: National Child Care Credentials
Wisconsin Childcare Training Requirements: All Care Courses are accepted by the Wisconsin Department of Children and Families towards the continuing education requirements and in-service training requirements for those who work in group child care centers, family child care centers and day camps. This includes administrators, center directors, child care teachers, employees, assistant child care teachers, providers, emergency back-up providers, counselors, volunteers, substitutes, and food service personnel. Care Courses are approved Tier Training through the Wisconsin Professional Development Approval System.

Click here to see Care Courses listed by Wisconsin's Core Knowledge Areas.

Click here for instructions on getting Tier Training credit with Care Courses. Documentation and other resources are available to students here.

You may use Care Courses toward obtaining your CDA. A CDA allows you to obtain Level 6 on the Registry's Career Levels.

Wisconsin 25-hour childcare training Looking for 25 hours of childcare training? Click here for recommended combinations of our courses. Each bundle grants 25 hours.
We also have courses that meet special Wisconsin Registry requirements (Abuse and Neglect and Fundamentals of Infant and Toddler Care).

Click here for courses accepted for Wisconsin's Inclusion requirement.
Keeping Infants Safe fulfills the state requirement for SIDS risk reduction procedures, but it does not fulfill Wisconsin's requirement for Shaken Baby Syndrome.
What Wisconsin Students say:
"I have received my text and work book [Active or Hyperactive?] from Care Courses and have begun the reading. The order process was simple and painless and as a very busy person, I appreciate the chance to work through the class at my own rate. I anticipate that this will be the first of many learning opportunities I take advantage of through your company as your courses seem both relevant and interesting. I thank you for making this by far the most convenient way to continue my early childhood education and the kids I teach thank you for giving me the opportunity to serve them better, as well."
- Sun Prairie, Wisconsin
Opening a child care facility in Wisconsin: For those of you interested in starting a day care or home-based child care facility in Wisconsin, please contact your state licensing using the contact information below. The licensing agency can give you advice on the requirements, rules and regulations of your state.

Wisconsin Department of Children and Families
201 E. Washington Ave. - Room B205
P.O. Box 8916
Madison, WI 53708-8916

(608) 266-9314

Wisconsin Child Care Licensing