Online Child Care Training Approved in Colorado
Anyone, anywhere is welcome to enroll in one of our online child care classes. If your state does have a training approval process, that information is detailed below. Your state may not specifically approve trainings toward the required hours of professional development that you need each year. If so, you may use these classes! Please note that you may also use these class hours towards 120 hours needed for the CDA certificate.
- Trainer is approved as an Advanced Level Trainer by Qualistar/SSCOPD (Smart Start Colorado Office of Professional Development).
- Classes approved: All of Child Care Lounge classes are available in Colorado EXCEPT Gather Round for Circle Time, About Adult Learners,Growing Young Gardeners and Mentoring Methods. While the Children Play: Your Role Open the Door to Outdoor Fun and LearningADHD: Understanding and Responding to ADHD in the Classroom View the directory of all online classes.
Each class is listed below by the Colorado ECE Core Knowledge area.
- Upon completion of a class, we will send you a certificate reflecting the class title, student name, hours of training, Core Knowledge Area, and date of completion.
- If you are a provider interested in starting an in-home child care program or looking to get started working in the child care field, please contact your state licensing agency for the specific requirements, rules and regulations of your state. Colorado's licensing website can be found here.