New Mexico

New Mexico Child Care Training and Courses

ChildCare Education Institute (CCEI) coursework is provided through CCEI’s trainers, Leslie Coleman and Dr. Chrystine Mitchell, who are registered and approved through New Mexico Kids Trainer Registry as a Master Trainer in Competencies 1-7.  The Master Trainer approval allows CCEI training to be accepted by The New Mexico Children, Youth, and Families Department (CYFD), Child Care Licensing Office, to meet annual in-service training requirements. For additional information regarding the acceptance of CCEI’s coursework in New Mexico, visit or contact the Child Care Licensing Office at 505.827.7499.

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.