All Care Courses are approved for New York State’s continuing education training requirements for those who
work in child day care centers, family day care homes, group family day care homes and small day care centers.
includes staff, directors, group teachers, assistant teachers, owners, providers, caregivers, assistants and
Care Courses may not be used for the New York required 15-hour pre-service health and safety training.
SUNY EIP Training Awards
All Care Courses, including CDA credential training, are eligible for funding through the SUNY EIP Educational Incentive Program. To apply online for
EIP award, click here:
EIP APPLICATION. Already have an EIP award? Need assistance filling out the training portion of your
application? Call us at
1-800-685-7610 or email us at email@example.com for assistance!
New York Aspire Registry Training
All Care Courses are approved by the New York Aspire Registry. For Aspire Registry training credit, add your
Aspire registry ID number to your Care Courses account.
Opening a child care facility in New York
For those of you interested in starting a day care or home-based child care facility in New York, 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.
New York State Office of Children and Family Services