All Care Courses are accepted by the Alabama Department of Human Resources for initial, pre-licensing and
training for daycare centers, nighttime centers, family day care homes, family nighttime homes, group daycare
and group nighttime homes.
The Alabama Department of Human Resources requires that all child care providers complete ongoing training
in each of these six training areas:
Health, Safety and Universal Precautions
Quality Child Care and Licensing
The Child Care Professional and the Family
Positive Discipline and Guidance
Click here to view Care Courses listed by
Alabama's Training Areas
. Alabama’s Training Areas will be printed on your Care Courses certificates.
What Alabama students say:
Opening a child care facility in Alabama:
For those of you interested in starting a day care or home-based child care facility in Alabama, please contact
state licensing using the contact information below. The licensing agency can give you advice on the requirements,
rules and regulations of your state.