Use our courses toward a CDA Credential and for NAC and CDA renewal.
Click for more information: National Child Care Credentials.
Click to learn how a CDA Credential can benefit you in Pennsylvania.
All Care Courses (with the exception of Child Abuse and Neglect: A Caregiver's Guide to Adverse Childhood Experiences) are accepted by the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services for the annual clock hours of child care training required for child care centers, group child care homes and family child care homes. This includes directors, group supervisors, assistant group supervisors, primary staff persons, secondary staff person operators, caregivers, and aides.
All Care Courses (with the exception of Child Abuse and Neglect: A Caregiver's Guide to Adverse Childhood Experiences, Safe Environments in Child Care, and Staff Development and Motivation) are approved in the Pennsylvania Early Learning Keys to Quality Registry as PQAS approved trainings. To get Pennsylvania Keys training credit, please add your PA Keys Registry ID number to your Care Courses account. Thank you!
Care Courses is an approved provider of PA Act 48 professional development. Click to view our Act 48 course listing.
For those of you interested in starting a day care or home-based child care facility in Pennsylvania, 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.
Office of Child Development and Early Learning
Phone: (717) 346-9320