Child Development Certificate
Child Development Associate Certificate
The Community Enrichment Center provides this training module as a hybrid where students complete the majority of course work online with help from an instructor, and meet once as a seated class together during each module. Credential requires completion of all modules of course work, observation of work skills onsite, & submission of materials to the National Council. May begin on any module.
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|Course Information||Cr Hrs|
|CDA Module 1
Environmental safety, family participation in the daycare setting, health/nutrition and ethics of the professional caregiver.
|CDA Module 2
Child growth and development from infancy to school-age, program management, curriculum planning and teaching methods.
|CDA Module 3
Review assessment tools of early childhood programs, child guidance, educational resources, classroom diversity, and children with special needs.
|CDA Module 4
Literacy in the classroom, specific subjects of math, art, science and music as well as personal and professional development of staff.
|CDA Observation Hours
Each CDA candidate is required to complete an authorized Observation from a credentialed instructor. To make arrangments for the observation contact the CDA after completing their modules. Student must register for the hours.