The Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential™ is the most widely recognized credential in early childhood education and is a key stepping stone on the path of career advancement in the field of early childhood education.
The Greater Houston Chapter offers Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential Training. Courses are offered at various times throughout the year, and can be found on our Professional Development page.
CDA GOLD Standard Certification
CDA Gold Standard is a recognition of excellence in early childhood education training, offered through the Council for Professional Recognition.
The Greater Houston Chapter is in the late stages of the application process to become a CDA Gold Standard Certified training organization.
For additional details on CDA Gold Standard Certification, please click here.