Are you a Level Two or higher participant in the Credential Program? Then you are eligible to receive FREE MONEY FOR YOUR TRAINING CLASSES!!
The Maryland State Department Of Education (MSDE) is offering training vouchers to cover the costs of your training classes. You must submit your voucher at least 60 days before the date of the training for which the voucher will be used. So please check our updated list of upcoming classes and schedule your training today!!
A complete application must be submitted to the Office of Child Care, including:
An application form that is complete and signed; and
Documentation of the training for which the voucher will be used, including a copy of the:
Course catalog description;
Completed registration form; or
Subject to funding availability, the Office of Child Care shall, within 30 days of the receipt of the application, approve an applicant to receive a training voucher if the:
Application is received at least 60 days prior to the training date;
Application is complete;
All required documentation is submitted;
Amount requested does not exceed $200; and
Applicant is eligible to receive a voucher.
The Office of Child Care will send the participant a voucher that states the name of the training, the training organization or approved trainer, and the amount of the voucher.
The participant will present the voucher to the trainer and use as payment for the training. The trainer or organization submits the voucher to the Office of Child Care for payment. Upon successful completion of the training for which a voucher was issued, the participant shall provide the CCA with a copy of the:
Documentation given by the instructor that indicates successful completion of the training.
We have provided a link to the Application Form for your convenience.