How do I renew my expired CDA?

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How do I renew my expired CDA?

If your CDA Credential expires, you will have to reapply to obtain a new credential.

  1. Candidates should submit their renewal application on or before their expiration date.
  2. Candidates can submit their renewal application up to 6 months before their expiration date.

What do you need to renew your CDA?

All CDA Renewal Candidates must meet the following requirements:

  1. Proof of current Red Cross or other nationally recognized agency First Aid and Infant/Child (Pediatric) CPR certificate.
  2. Proof of 45 clock hours (4.5 CEUs) of training in early childhood education/child development that is related to your CDA setting.

What is CDA renewal amnesty?

What is the Renewal Amnesty Program? The Renewal Amnesty program is a limited-time opportunity for candidates who allowed their CDA® credential expire to complete the renewal process. Anyone with a credential expiration date as far back as January 1, 2010, is eligible to renew under this program.

How long is the CDA credential valid for?

three years
The CDA Credential is valid for a period of three years.

What is a CDA good for?

A person with a CDA Credential has demonstrated the ability to meet the specific needs of children, work with parents and other adults, and promote and nurture children’s social, emotional, physical, and intellectual growth in a child development program.

Is a CDA the same as an associate’s degree?

Answer: A CDA is not an associate degree but a professional certification issued by the Council for Professional Recognition. Some colleges offer CDA courses that also award college credits which can then be used towards degree programs.

What is an ECE reviewer?

The role of the ECE Reviewer is twofold: 1. To verify that the Renewal Candidate has worked at least 80 hours with children, in the setting of their original credential, within the past year; and, 2. Complete a recommendation based on their work with these children.

How many college credits is a CDA worth?

programs and earns a CDA can receive up to six college credit hours towards an Early Childhood A.A.S. or A.A.T degree program when enrolled at AACC. “This is a wonderful opportunity for early childhood educators beginning or continuing down the ECE career path.

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