Child Development Associate Training Renewal

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Child Development Certification RenewalAs a certified childcare professional, you probably already understand the importance of keeping your certification up-to-date. However, finding the studying time necessary to fulfill the continuing education requirements can pose quite a challenge for busy people like you. Vista College, a leading provider of affordable continuing education programs for working professionals, offers a convenient Child Development Associate training renewal program that makes it easy to incorporate learning into your hectic lifestyle.

Get the CEU Credits You Need to Renew Your Certification

Successful completion of our 45-hour program provides the 4.5 Continuing Education Units required by the Council for Professional Recognition for renewal of its CDA credential. Keeping your certification current is often a necessity for maintaining employment in a childcare facility, and it can also assist you when seeking career advancement opportunities or applying for a position with another employer. Renewing your certification also reaffirms your commitment to your career as a childcare professional.

Courses Covering All Critical Aspects of the CDA Competency Areas

Our comprehensive online program consists of 23 courses selected from the eight CDA competency areas. This provides a well-rounded knowledge base that is necessary for renewing your certification and ensuring that you will continue to perform at a high level as a childcare professional. The course topics encompass crucial areas such as childcare and educational programming, organizational leadership and childcare business management. As you progress through the program, you will gain a mastery of childcare concepts that will prove invaluable when working with children up to five years in age and when communicating with their parents and other family members.

Prerequisites and Requirements for CDA Renewal Training

The Vista College CDA renewal program is open to current holders of the CDA credential. To access the online course materials, you will need a Web-enabled Mac or PC equipped with the Windows 7, Windows Vista or Windows XP operating system. Web browser requirements include either the IE 6 browser or later version, or any version of Firefox. You will also need Adobe Acrobat Reader, Macromedia Flash Player version 8 or greater, Sun JVM 1.4 or greater, and JavaScript. You will have up to six months to complete the program, and a one-month extension is available at a cost of $150 if you need additional time.

Online Learning Is Effective and Convenient

Many Vista College students have never taken an online learning course in the past. They quickly discover that this learning methodology can be an effective and convenient way to get the training they need to enhance their career prospects. Our online programs are available on a 24/7 basis, so you can study whenever your schedule permits. This is especially beneficial for people who must find a suitable balance between studying and work and family obligations. Many of our students also discover that self-directed studying facilitates the learning process, as it allows them to progress at a comfortable pace without the pressure of a classroom environment.


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