The Maine Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Licensing and Regulatory Services does not have an approval process for training hours. Approval is made at the discretion of each center director. Courses offered in child related subjects by ChildCare Education Institute (CCEI) may be accepted. For additional information regarding the acceptance of CCEI’s coursework in Maine contact the Division of Licensing and Regulatory Services at 207.287.5807.
CCEI’s coursework was awarded the Comprehensive CDA Gold Standard℠ by the Council for Professional Recognition (the Council) and can be used to fulfill the training requirements needed to obtain the National CDA Credential in English and Spanish.