Certifications & Licensure

Check out our Certificate, License & Permit Classes below. Call (319) 208-5375 to register.

Child Care
These classes are offered free of charge for Child Care Providers in Des Moines and Louisa counties through grant funding. For non Des Moines County and Louisa County Residents the fee is listed above each class. CDA classes may be taken in any sequence. Classes listed are approved for 1.0 CEU.  Call Eastern Iowa to Register 563-441-4100.

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Course Date
Coaching 1/19/2015
Coaching 4/6/2015
Taping Clinic 2/7/2015
Coaching Ethics  Self Study
Re-Licensure Child Care
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Course Date
CDA V - Advancing Physical & Intellectual Competence 1/12/2015

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Course Date
Cosmetology 3/8/2015
Iowa Law Session 3/8/2015
Haircutting Trends 3/8/2015


This course is designed to enable you to meet the state requirements for coaching, ethics, care and prevention of athletic injuries, anatomy, and growth and development. Upon completion students qualify to make application to the IA Board of Education Examiners for coaching Authorization. Course work is completed in an online format. One day face-to-face taping clinic with our athletic trainer is required. Textbooks are included in cost.

Coursework / $699 / Ralph Kaufman

#47867   Online                                        January 19 - March 27
#47866   Online                                        April 6 - July 12

Required Taping Clinic / $85 / Sheena Abbott

#47868  SCC West Burlington Campus                       
              Saturday, February 7                         8am - 4pm

#45899  Self Study / $90 / Ralph Kaufman                        

 CDA V: Advancing Physical & Intellectual Competence

This class will help you acquire the knowledge and skills you need to advance the physical, cognitive, communicative and creative competence for children.  Approved for 2.0 CEUs for early Child Care Providers.

20 hours, 7 sessions / Des Moines and Louisa Co. Residents: Free / Non-Residents: $123

#46341  The Meeting Place, 604 Main, Mediapolis
              Mondays, Jan 12 - Mar 2                    6:15 - 8:45pm


Learn new sanitation practices and review Iowa regulations for protecting the consumer in the salon. Haircutting trends, shapes/styles for the individual. From color selection and formulation to application methods for today’s trends. Learn the science and myths regarding cosmetic procedures. Watch for your cosmetology brochure to be mailed in August. Attend Iowa Law in the morning or come for the full day.

8 hours, 1 session / $95 / Kimberly Page

#48035    SCC West Burlington Campus          Room 501              
                Sunday, March 8                                8 - 4:30pm

4 hours, 1 session / $55 / Kimberly Page

#48033   Iowa Law Session                              Room 501
               Sunday, March 8                                8 - noon

#48034    Haircutting Trends                            Room 501
                Sunday, March 8                              12:30 - 4:30pm