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Courses offered by ChildCare Education Institute (CCEI) provide International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) Continuing Education Units (CEUs) and as such, are accepted by the Department of Children and Families, Child Care Services to meet annual in-service training requirements. For additional information regarding the acceptance of CCEI’s coursework in Florida, contact the Child Care Training and Credentialing Information Center at 888.352.2842.

ChildCare Education Institute’s coursework may be used to fulfill the training requirements required by the Council for Professional Recognition to obtain the National CDA Credential.

Florida T.E.A.C.H. Scholarship

CCEI’s FCCPC, FCCPC Renewal, National CDA Credential Renewal, and Florida Director Credential Renewal are all recognized by the Florida T.E.A.C.H. office. Florida students enrolling in these programs may be eligible for T.E.A.C.H. scholarships to complete these programs. For information, click the link below.

Florida T.E.A.C.H. Scholarship Information

Early Learning Coalition of Florida’s Gateway, Inc.

Florida students living in the following counties; Columbia, Hamilton, Lafayette, Suwanee, and Union, enrolling in certain CCEI certificate programs, may be eligible for scholarship funds through the Early Learning Coalition of Florida’s Gateway, Inc.

Eligible online programs include: Instructor Supported CDA Certificate, Self Study CDA Certificate, Florida Child Care Professional Credential Certificate (FCCPC), Florida Director’s Credential Renewal, CDA Renewal, Child Care Orientation Certificate, Infant-Toddler Orientation Certificate, Child Development Certificate. For more information or to apply for this scholarship, please contact Carrie L. Skinner at 386.752.9770 ext. 126.

Early Learning Coalition of Florida Heartlands

Florida students living in the following counties: Charlotte, DeSoto, Hardee and Highlands, enrolling in certain CCEI certificate programs, may be eligible for training reimbursement through the Early Learning Coalition of Florida Heartlands.

For more information on programs eligible for this reimbursement program, please contact Lisa Tuscano at 941-255-1650.

Early Learning Coalition of Brevard County

Florida students living in the county of Brevard enrolling in certain CCEI certificate programs may be eligible for training reimbursement through the Early Learning Coalition of Brevard County.

For more information on programs eligible for this reimbursement program, please contact Gwen Herlein-Haber at 321-637-1800.

Early Learning Coalition of Osceola County

Florida students living in the county of Osceola enrolling in certain CCEI certificate programs may be eligible for training reimbursement through the Early Learning Coalition of Osceola County.

For more information on programs eligible for this reimbursement program, please contact Shelli Hoernlein at 407-933-5353.

Early Learning Coalition of Marion County

Florida students living in the county of Marion enrolling in certain CCEI certificate programs may be eligible for training reimbursement through the Early Learning Coalition of Marion County.

For more information on programs eligible for this reimbursement program, please contact Ruby Phillips at 352-369-2315 ext 38 or rphillips@elc-marion.org.

Early Learning Coalition of Southwest Florida

Florida students living in the following counties: Collier, Glades, Hendry and Lee, enrolling in certain CCEI certificate programs, may be eligible for scholarship funds through the Early Learning Coalition of Southwest Florida.

For more information on programs eligible for this scholarship, please contact Gayla Thompson at  gayla.thompson@elcofswfl.org.

Early Learning Coalition of Orange County (ELCOC) Scholarship

Florida students living in the Orange County district and enrolling in certain CCEI certificate programs may be eligible for scholarship funds through the Early Learning Coalition of Orange County (ELCOC). Eligible online programs include: Florida Child Care Professional Credential Certificate (FCCPC) and Online Self Study CDA. For more information, or to apply for this scholarship, please contact an ELCOC Professional Development and Assessment Administrator at 407.841.6607 ext 135 or ext 118.

Early Learning Coalition of Escambia County

Florida students living in the county of Escambia enrolling in certain CCEI certificate programs may be eligible for training reimbursement through the Early Learning Coalition of Escambia County.

For more information on programs eligible for this reimbursement program, please email Christy McNair at cmcnair@elcescambia.org. For application information, click here.

For enrollment information regarding any of the courses offered by CCEI, please contact a CCEI Admissions Representative at 1.800.499.9907.

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