Center for Early Childhood Professional Development

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

Oklahoma Registry Certificate of Achievement and Stipend Program


To obtain this Certificate of Achievement, you will need 30 approved training hours in the Preschool Area of Concentration OR a Preschool or Family Child Care Home CDA.


To locate training for this Certificate of Achievement, follow the instructions below. Click here to print instructions.

1. Visit the Statewide Training Calendar at

2. On the left navigation menu, the second dropdown will say Certificate of Achievement and Stipend.

3. Choose the Preschool Certificate of Achievement and click Search at the bottom.

4. This will display the currently offered approved training courses for this Certificate.


Below are a few of the approved Preschool courses that you can take!

Encouraging Peer Interactions in Preschool Classrooms 3
Guidance Matters: Challenging Behaviors and the Role of the Preschool Teacher 4
Literacy in Action - Alphabet Knowledge** 4
Literacy in Action - Creating Literacy Rich Environments** 4
Literacy in Action - Developmental Writing** 4
Literacy in Action - Learn to Read Through the Environment** 4
Literacy in Action - Shared Reading** 4
Positive Guidance: Helping Children Learn Self-Discipline 3
Focused Portfolios™ I: Starting to Implement the Focused Portfolios™ Assessment Process 12
Oklahoma Early Learning Guidelines and Focused Portfolios™ Milestones Crosswalk (prerequisite: Focused Portfolios™ I) 6
Quest for Quality: Oklahoma Early Learning Guidelines Ages 3-5 14

The courses listed below, except Focused Portfolios™ training and Quest for Quality: Oklahoma Early Learning Guidelines Ages 3-5 are also available online at

Quest for Quality: Oklahoma Early Learning Guidelines Ages 3-5 is available online through OSU-OKC (see the Statewide Training Calendar).


**Available online only. Go to to enroll. 


  • First Aid/CPR taken from an OPDR approved training organization will count toward the 30 clock hours of training for this Certificate of Achievement. First Aid/CPR can only be counted toward ONE Certificate of Achievement (Infant Toddler, Preschool or School Age only).
  • You do not need to submit training documentation, unless the training does not appear on your Registry training list and it has been two full weeks since the training has been completed. If you do need to submit your certificate, you can email it to You can also contact the approved training sponsor directly to request that they add it.
  • A Family Child Care Home CDA can be used for the education requirement one time for either the Infant Toddler or Preschool Certificate of Achievement.
  • Each class can only be counted once to meet the 30 clock hours.



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