Description: Your CDA certificate Credential is valid for three years from the award date, and it must be renewed before it expires. A CDA Credential may only be renewed for the original setting, age-level endorsement, and specialization. Save money buy enrolling in this packet instead of paying for each online class individually. When you enroll, you will be given access to classes in our catalog of online classes that are relevant for the CDA setting that you choose for renewal. View a list of classes for each CDA setting
Be sure to review our FAQ for more information on how Child Care Lounge classes work.
Please note: Child Care Lounge only offers the classes and does NOT grant the CDA certificate credential or CDA renewal! You must follow the requirements set forth by the Council for Professional Development. Additionally, the Council has other fees for obtaining the CDA renewal. These fees are not included in the class enrollment. Click Here for an overview of the steps to obtain a CDA renewal. (Child Care Lounge provides the education needed for application eligibility).
Value: Completion of the package is worth (45 clock hours - 4.5 CEUs. Each class has it's own clock hour value.
Credit: A certificate will be sent to you via email upon completion of each individual class. It is up to the to alert Child Care Lounge when they have completed the entire packet of classes and we will issue a training verification form.
Enrollment: The enrollment fee is $175.85. You may pay for the class online (using credit/debit card or PayPal) or use the printable order form (using check, money order, or credit/debit card). If ordering with printable order form, the class material will be sent via email only (this packet is not available for printing).
To Enroll in the CDA Renewal Classes Online Course
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To enroll in the online training class, CDA Renewal Classes, use the form in the right hand column on this page. You can pay online with a credit/debit card or PayPal, or print out the form to pay by check or money order.
After You Enroll
Within 24 hrs, you will receive the information to access the classes. (Be sure to check spam or junk folders if you don't see the email).
If you are purchasing for another person, be sure to forward the class information email to them, as they will NOT receive an instant email.
If you have purchased via mail or fax, you will receive class information by email, once payment is received and processed.