CDA Credential: An Introduction - Alabama Public Television CDA Credential: An Introduction

CDA Credential: An Introduction

This course meets on specific dates and times, and is led by an accredited instructor. Please see the information below regarding how to enroll.

Educator Grade Level

Infant and Toddler Educator | Preschool Educator


Career | Child Development

Hours or Certification

Awards Training Hours | Awards Credential

Class Dates

Aug 5 - 26, 2024


preschool | cda

The Child Development Associate Credential (CDA) is a nationally recognized entry-level credential in the field of Early Childhood Education. It is issued by the Council for Professional Recognition. Our free, 3-week online course is designed for any early childcare and education professional considering applying for the CDA Credential. This course will answer the most frequently asked questions, address the somewhat confusing language describing the CDA credentialing process, and address eligibility requirements and concerns for applying, demonstrating, and earning the CDA Credential. Participants will gain a solid sense of the full credentialing process in this straightforward and informative course. Upon completion of this course, participants will receive a certificate for 15 training hours.

Training Level: Basic
Target Age Group: All
Training Hours: 15 training hours
DHR Categories: QCCL; CCPF; AM
CDA Categories: 2; 4; 6; 8
CKA Categories: LEE; ICFC; PPD
CCDF: 13; 20

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