National CDA Training Program

National CDA Training Program - Certificate

National CDA Training Program - Certificate

This certificate provides knowledge of learning environments, principles of child development and behavior, working with families, child health and safety, and professionalism. It fulfills the training requirement for the National CDA credential. This certificate is available online.

The following outcome requires a clear MN Criminal Background Study.

Recommended Course Sequence

Core Courses

Course Title Credits
ECYD 1100 Introduction to Early Childhood Careers 3
ECYD 1210 Child Growth and Development 3
ECYD 1220 Health, Safety, and Nutrition 3
ECYD 1230 Guiding Children's Behaviors 3
Total Core Credits: 12
Total Program Credits: 12