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Child Development Associate

District 1199C Training Fund Community-Based CDA Program

Register now (scroll down for form) for the Training Fund's community-based Child Development Associate (CDA) program, funded by the Southeast Regional Key (SERK) at Public Health Management Corporation!


120-hour, part-time program — two evenings per week: Monday and Thursday, 5:30-8:30 PM.

Accessible Center City location: 100 South Broad Street, 10th Floor
Affordable: $90.00 fee (includes books and CDA application)


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • You must be employed as a child care worker, family provider, or relative neighbor provider approved by Keystone Stars to qualify for the costs of the CDA application to be covered by PA Keys. 
Applicants must attend an information session. Information sessions will be held on June 23, June 30 and July 7 starting at 5:30 PM and ending at 7:00 PM. Please submit your registration form and sign up for an information session.
Questions? Please contact Stacy Campbell at (215) 568-2220, ext. 5502; or Charles Cunningham, ext. 5503.

SPONSORED BY: District 1199C Training & Upgrading Fund; United Child Care Union (UCCU); Child Care Providers Union (CCPU)

Register for CDA Program