Child Development Associate
Play a big role in sparking curiosity and growth in little ones — it is an important job and one parents really value. Earn this industry-recognized certificate online or in the classroom at EICC. It shows the world you are skilled and dedicated, whether caring for a five-week-old or five-year-old.
What You Learn In The CDA Program
Support the physical, social, emotional, and intellectual growth in little ones, and support their families, too. Study child development, build lesson plans, and more. Childcare professionals who hold these skills are in high demand here and across the U.S. Work at an early childhood center or open your own in-home daycare.
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