Special CDA Training for Lightbridge Academy!

Online Self-Study CDA Settings:
Infant-Toddler | Preschool

Normal cost for this certificate is $850.
Special pricing for Lightbridge Academy only is $499.
  • This CCEI CDA certificate program of study aligns to the new CDA credentialing process as established by the Council for Professional Recognition.
  • Language: Only available in English
  • Settings: Infant/Toddler or Preschool
  • Program Start Date: Rolling Enrollment – Start Anytime
  • Program End Date: 365 days from enrollment date
  • Infant-Toddler Program Code: 1302-CDAI
  • Preschool Program Code: 1302-CDAP
  • Program Length: 125 Hours
  • IACET CEU Value: 12.5 CEU’s
  • Textbook is required and must be purchased at the student’s expense.


Each course must use one of the two promo codes below to receive the discount price.
  • Self Study CDA Infant Toddler Certificate Promo Code: LBA-IT
  • Self Study CDA Preschool Certificate Promo Code: LBA-PRE

Enroll by Email

Complete our CDA Paper Application and return it to us via email.

Then simply email it to Melissa at

Have a question?
Call Melissa at:
800.499.9907 ext. 523

Required Textbook:

Textbook is required and must be purchased at the student’s expense.

Essentials for Working with Young Children; 2nd Edition
by The Council for Professional Recognition

Approximate Cost: $50

Recommended Textbooks:

Infant-Toddler Competency Standards Book: $25

Competency Standards for Center- Based Preschool ages 3-5 yrs old: $25

CCEI’s partnerships with many colleges and universities nationally allows students to articulate coursework earned to apply toward an associate’s or bachelor’s degree.
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Need Help?

If you have questions or concerns, please call
Melissa Thomas: 800.499.9907 ext. 523
or via email at mthomas@cceionline.com

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. EST