Placement of the Training for Child Care Careers Caregiver Training Series Courses
to meet the Formal Educational Requirements of the CDA Competency Standards
|(Educational Requirements: 120 clock hours of Formal Training in 5 Years)|
|Training for Child Care Careers' Caregiver Training Series Courses||CDA Subject Areas||CDA Functional Areas|
|Health and Safety||
Subject Area #1
Planning a safe, healthy learning environment.
|Safe Healthy Learning Environment|
Subject Area #2
Steps to advance children's physical and intellectual development.
|Physical Cognitive Communication Creative|
Behavior and Guidance I
Behavior and Guidance II
Subject Area #3
Positive ways to support children's social and emotional development.
|Self Social Guidance|
Subject Area #4
Strategies to establish positive relationships with families.
|Daily Program for Infants and Toddlers||
Subject Area #5
Strategies to manage an effective program operation.
|Entry Level Child Care Training*||
Subject Area #6
Maintaining a commitment to professionalism.
|Child Development II||
Subject Area #7
Observing and recording children's behavior.
|Child Development I||
Subject Area #8
Principles of child growth and development.
Bolded items are required courses to meet CDA requirements
* ELCCT can be divided among the different subject areas in this manner -
Subject Area #1 - 7 hours, Subject Area #2 - 3 hours, Subject Area #3 - 3 hours,
Subject Area #4 - 2 hours, Subject Area #6 - 2 hours, Subject Area #7 - 3 hours