National Childcare Credentials in Kansas:
Use our courses toward a CDA as well as to renew your CDA, NAC or CCP.
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National Child Care Credentials
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how the CDA can benefit you in Kansas.
Kansas Childcare Training Requirements:
Care Courses (with the exception of
Child Abuse and Neglect*
) are accepted by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment for clock hours of training for those who work in
preschools, child care centers, group day care homes, day care homes, school age programs, and residential centers.
This includes program directors, teaching staff, volunteers, primary care providers, child care personnel and
The child abuse and neglect training requirement for child care providers in Kansas must be taken in the state of
Kansas and approved by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment/Child Care Licensing program.
Opening a child care facility in Kansas:
For those of you interested in starting a day care or home-based child care facility in Kansas, please contact
state licensing agency using the contact information below. The licensing agency can give you advice on the
requirements, rules and regulations of your state.
Kansas Department of Health and Environment
Child Care Licensing
Phone: (785) 296-1270
Local community contact information