CDA Course List

 

Below are the courses included in the CDA Training Online:

 

Be sure to Submit an evaluation form after each module.

Pay-As-You-Go Next Module Enrollment

 

 

CDA Competency: Module 1: Safe and Healthy Environment

Payment Plan Tuition for Module 1: $45 * No discounts or coupons accepted for payment plan.

Module 1 Total Credit:  10 Hours / 1 CEU

  • Safety: Curriculum Development Tools (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Reading Prescription Labeling (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Nutrition: Curriculum Development Tools (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Safety and Security Procedures (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

  • Health (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Child Abuse: Physical Abuse Awareness (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

  • Infant & Toddler: Health and Safety (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

 

CDA Competency: Module 2: Advancement of Physical and Intellectual Development

Payment Plan Tuition for Module 2: $94 * No discounts or coupons accepted for payment plan.

Module 2 Total Credit:  21 Hours / 2.1 CEU's

  • Using Visual Arts to Enhance Development (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Teaching Science to Young Children (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Teaching Preschool Math Using Manipulatives (.3 CEU/3 Hours)

  • Physical Activity for Children with Disabilities (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Physical Activity (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Methods for Enhancing Intellectual Development (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

  • Early Literacy (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Discovery of Math (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Using the Arts as a Teaching Tool (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Use of Puppetry and Plays (.3 CEU/3 Hours)

  • Learning Through Play (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Learning My A,B,Cs (.3 CEU/3 Hours)

  • Experiencing Music in the Classroom (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Equipment, Activities, & Strategies for Promoting Physical Activity (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

 

CDA Competency: Module 3: Principles of Child Growth and Development 

Payment Plan Tuition for Module 3: $67 * No discounts or coupons accepted for payment plan.

Module 3 Total Credit:  15 Hours / 1.5 CEU's

  • Understanding Attention-Deficit Disorders (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

  • Stages of Social and Emotional Development in Toddlers (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Stages of Social and Emotional Development in Preschoolers (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Stages of Social and Emotional Development in Infants (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Stages of Physical Growth and Development in Toddlers (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Stages of Physical Growth and Development in Preschoolers (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Stages of Physical Growth and Development in Infants (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Stages of Cognitive Development in Toddlers (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Stages of Cognitive Development in Preschoolers (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Stages of Cognitive Development in Infants (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Language Development (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

  • Toilet Training (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

 

CDA Competency: Module 4: Enhancement of Social and Emotional Development  

Payment Plan Tuition for Module 4: $63 * No discounts or coupons accepted for payment plan.

Module 4 Total Credit:  14 Hours / 1.4 CEU's

  • Teaching Basic Social Skills (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Supporting Cultural Diversity in Early Childhood Education (.3 CEU/3 Hours)

  • Stress in Young Children (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

  • Praise and Rewards (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Guidance and Discipline (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

  • Childhood Anger and Anger Management (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Child Self-Esteem (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Social Skills for School-Age Children (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

  • Teaching Tolerance (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

 

CDA Competency: Module 5: Observing and Recording Progress and Behavior of Children  

Payment Plan Tuition for Module 5: $67 * No discounts or coupons accepted for payment plan.

Module 5 Total Credit:  15 Hours / 1.5 CEU's

  • Using Portfolios in Early Childhood Programs (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

  • Recognizing Levels of Social Play (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Positive Solutions for Challenging Behaviors (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

  • Learning Styles (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Children's Temperament (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Behavior Management for School-Age Children (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Assessing Children's Physical Development (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

  • Assessing Childhood Development (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

  • Assessing Preschoolers with Special Needs (.3 CEU/3 Hours)

 

CDA Competency: Module 6: Positive Relationships with Families   

Payment Plan Tuition for Module 6: $58 * No discounts or coupons accepted for payment plan.

Module 6 Total Credit:  13 Hours / 1.3 CEU's

  • Working and Communicating with Families (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Surviving Toddlerhood (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

  • Relating with Parents (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Overcoming Difficulties Communicating with Parents (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Open House (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Helping Children Cope with Grief (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

  • Encouraging Parental Involvement (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Effective Written Communication (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

  • Cross-Cultural Communication (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

 

CDA Competency: Module 7: Effective Program Operation   

Payment Plan Tuition for Module 7: $63 * No discounts or coupons accepted for payment plan.

Module 7 Total Credit:  14 Hours / 1.4 CEU's

  • Staffing Child Care Programs (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Environmental Safety (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Development and Use of Individualized Education Plans (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

  • Creating Teachable Moments: The Value of Classroom Décor (.3 CEU/3 Hours)

  • Confidentiality (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Assessing Child Care Programs (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

  • Assessing Child Care Business Practices (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Transitioning to Kindergarten (.3 CEU/3 Hours)

 

CDA Competency: Module 8: Commitment to Professionalism   

Payment Plan Tuition for Module 8: $81 * No discounts or coupons accepted for payment plan.

Module 8 Total Credit:  18 Hours / 1.8 CEU's

  • Time Management (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Stress Management (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Managing Your Child Care Business (.3 CEU/3 Hours)

  • Introduction to Computer Technology (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Ethics and Ethical Behavior (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

  • Early Childhood Program Accreditation (.3 CEU/3 Hours)

  • Disability Laws Pertaining to Early Child Care (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

  • Conflict Resolution for Adults (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Autism Awareness (.2 CEU/2 Hours)

  • Anger Management for Adults (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

  • Workplace Communication (.1 CEU/1 Hour)

Be sure to Submit an evaluation form after each module.

CDA Training Payment Plan: Pay-As-You-Go                                                                       Pay-As-You-Go Next Module Enrollment

 

There are no due dates for each payment. When you pay for the courses in Module 1: Safe and Healthy Environment, you will receive access to those child care courses as well as the CDA tutorials and resources. Once you have completed those courses, then process payment for module 2 and we will activate the next set of child care classes in your student platform. You must complete the child care courses in the order of the modules (i.e. module 1, then module 2, then module 3, etc.)

 

 

Remember that you have access to the courses for one year from the date of enrollment.

 

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