This course is designed for childcare providers who are preparing for their Child
Development Associate (CDA) credential awarded by the Council for Professional
Recognition (in Washington, D.C.). The course will help students gain an
understanding of the nationally-recognized CDA credential, and provide them
with a foundation for developing the skills necessary for earning their CDA. This
course will focus on the six CDA Competency Goals and thirteen Functional Areas,
and will assist students in the preparation of required CDA resource file.