New York

New York Child Care Training and Courses

ChildCare Education Institute (CCEI) is an approved organization with the New York State Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS). As such, CCEI courses are accepted by New York State OCFS to provide annual in-service training requirements. For additional information on the approval of CCEI’s coursework in New York, visit or contact the Office of Children and Family Services Bureau of Training at 518.473.7793.  For a list of courses that correlate to the New York Core Knowledge Areas and OCFS Training Topics click here.

CCEI is an Approved Training Organization with The Aspire Registry and automatically transmits course completions directly to registry weekly.

CCEI is an Approved Sponsor of Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE) through the New York State Education Department (NYSED).  As such, CCEI training can be used to meet the CTLE requirement for holders of professional classroom teaching certificates, educational leadership certificates, and Level III teaching assistant certificates who practice in a New York State (NYS) School District or Board of Cooperative Educational Service (BOCES). 

Scholarships: Some of CCEI’s coursework may be eligible for scholarship through the New York Educational Incentive Program (EIP).  For more information, visit the NY Early Childhood Education and Training Program website.

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.
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