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 8/3/2015
Taping Clinic 6/8/2015
Coaching Ethics  Self Study
Re-Licensure Child Care
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Course Date
CDA VII - Program Management 5/11/2015


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

#50196   Online                                        August 3 - October 16

Required Taping Clinic / $85 / Sheena Abbott

#50121  SCC West Burlington Campus                       
              Saturday, June 6                         8am - 4pm

Coaching Ethics
This course is designed to enable you to meet the state requirements for coaching ethics re-certification.  This is an independent study program.

#50149  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

#50204  The Meeting Place, 604 Main, Mediapolis
              Mondays, May 11- June 29          6:15 - 9:15pm