Center for Early Childhood Professional Development

Reflecting Oklahoma's commitment to high quality early care and education by providing professional development that produces results!

Click here to go to the Oklahoma Professional Development Registry and view the Statewide Training Calendar

All communication from the OPDR comes electronically. Please add as a Safe Sender in your email to ensure you receive emails.

Do you need to update your name, address, or email address?                                          Please click here to print a Participant Update Form.

CECPD is open Monday - Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. 

On October 4, 2021, the Oklahoma Registry will begin sending incomplete letters for the Professional Development Ladder (PDL) and the Oklahoma Director’s Credential (ODC) via email. Paper letters will no longer be mailed to the participant. It is crucial that you check your email regularly for communication from the Registry. You can log into your Registry account and read the notes regarding your application. If you require a paper letter to be mailed, please contact the Registry staff. Click here for the newsletter regarding this change.



 Training is specific! Be sure you are taking the right ones. See below to locate approved trainings for each Certificate. It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3, 4.

 1. Visit the Statewide Training Calendar at

 2. On the left navigation menu, click on Training Content.

 3. Click on Certificate of Achievement and Stipend.

 4. Choose the Certificate of Achievement you are interested in and the required classes will be displayed.


Click here for Oklahoma Child Care Wage Supplement Program FAQ's.

Click here for more information and to view program requirements.

Click here to watch an informational video.





          Our frequently asked questions can help.

See the FAQs for the PDL 

                        See the FAQs for the ODC               

                        See the FAQs for the Certificate of                                    Achievement and Stipend Program 




Beginning May 11, 2020, CECPD is scheduling appointments for face-to-face meetings. If you would like to schedule a meeting with a CECPD staff member, please call or email CECPD and leave a message asking for a face-to-face meeting. Please include your full name and telephone number. A staff member will return your call by the end of the next business day to schedule your visit. 


Attention all Child Care Centers and Homes

Attached is a copy of the "COVID-19 CC Supply Letter for Support" from DHS. You can present this letter to various vendors in effort to obtain the supplies you need. Click here to download the letter.






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Directors, do you need help? click here to visit the Director's chair.


 CECPD will be closed for:

Thanksgiving - November 25-26, 2021

Winter Break - December 23-31, 2021

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - January 17, 2022




To locate an ELG training: 

Click here to go the Oklahoma Statewide Training Calendar

Keywords: ELG

What qualifies for ELG training?

Click here for a list of qualified trainings and courses.




1801 N. Moore Avenue, Moore, OK 73160
Toll Free: 888-446-7608 or 405-799-6383
FAX: 405-799-7634