Training & Credentials

Training to Build Your Skills and Knowledge

Child Care Aware® of North Dakota develops training to help you strengthen your skills, earn advanced credentials and grow your career. We work in partnership with the Growing Futures North Dakota Early Childhood Workforce Registry  to deliver training to the early care and education workforce.

Training to Fit Your Needs


    Registered training is for license renewal only. This level of training does not apply toward Career Pathways placement, CDA credentialing, or participation in Bright & Early.


    Career Pathways training is for career preparation and advancement. It applies to license renewal as well as to Career Pathways placement, credentialing, and Bright & Early participation. This level of training is structured, connected, and part of a progressive, focused program of study designed to build knowledge and skill. Part of completing a Child Care Aware® Career Pathways training will include completing an Evidence of Learning to demonstrate and apply course material. Child Care Aware® Career Pathway training supports ND Core Competencies and national CDA Credentialing requirements.