California Child Care Training and Courses

Courses offered by ChildCare Education Institute (CCEI) may be accepted by the California Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division as professional growth activities towards renewing a California Child Development Permit with prior approval from an accepted professional growth advisor. For more information please refer to the California Child Development Permit Professional Growth Manual.

CCEI is an approved Training Sponsoring Agency with the California Early Care and Education Workforce Registry. For more information contact the registry at  As such, CCEI is approved to automatically transmit course completions directly to the California Early Care and Education Workforce Registry and does so nightly.

CCEI is an approved training partner by the Council for Professional Recognition (the Council) and coursework can be used to fulfill the training requirements needed to obtain the National CDA Credential in English and Spanish.

  • To enroll in a CCEI course click here.
  • Contact a CCEI Admissions Representative at 1.800.499.9907 or by clicking here with questions or for more information about our courses and certificate programs.
  • For information on how to articulate CCEI coursework with our college partners click here.