Childcare Apprenticeship Program (CDA)
Pasco Adult Education @ Wesley Chapel
30651 Wells Road, Wesley Chapel, FL 33545
CDA PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
All students must be currently working in a childcare setting (on-the-job training/OJT)
All students must have or be willing to earn 45 hours of DCF training in Early Childcare.
All students must have a high school diploma or GED certification.
To become a Childcare Director, you must complete both a CDA and Director’s Credential, which is a separate course offered by the Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF).
Monday – Friday: On-the-job training 6:00 am to 1:30 pm
Classroom Instruction: Tuesday (or) Thursday 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Textbook: All About Child Care and Early Education 2nd edition (provided)
Materials Fee: $150 ($75 per semester) Includes resource box with hanging folders and resources for all 13 modules.
Enrollment periods are August and January