Director Training – TLE

online Childcare training

Comprehensive ECE Professional Development Courses and Certification Programs

Comprehensive Director and Staff Training

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Quality Online Professional Development

As the leading distance training provider in childcare center curriculum, ChildCare Education Institute (CCEI) specializes in providing professionals 200+ online childcare training courses in English and Spanish, certificates, childcare registry development, and administrative solutions for the early care and education industry.

Quality Online Professional Development

CCEI’s nationally accredited, high-quality online professional development training courses meets the education needs of practitioners in a range of settings. CCEI’s online childcare certificate programs help meet the coursework requirements for national credentials, such as the Child Development Associate (CDA), childcare center Director’s Certificate, renewals, custom programs, and other continuing education options.

ChildCare Education Certifications

Whether you as a director are looking for opportunities for certificate programs such as the Director’s Certificate or CDA, or you are looking to provide opportunities for your staff to earn further certification or state-specific credentials, CCEI has a variety of the top, high demand certifications needed in the early childcare education industry.

CDA Programs

Other Certification Programs

Need to know if your state accepts CCEI’s coursework?

Some of the material presented in these child care courses may differ from the specific child care center director requirements of state or local regulatory agencies and other compliance organizations. Some jurisdictions also limit the number of courses per day or course hours that will be recognized for licensing or other child care director requirements. Please check with your child care director or regulatory office(s) to ensure the courses you plan to take will satisfy the requirement(s) for which you are taking them.

Click on your state for a list of the main regulatory bodies who approve or accept coursework in the early childhood education field and how CCEI’s online classes may be accepted there.