According to the Child Care Licensing Unit from the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services, Lead Preschool Teachers in group childcare programs, childcare nurseries, preschool programs, and center-based night care programs shall be at least 18 years of age, have a high school diploma or equivalent, have a minimum of 1,000 hours experience working with children in a licensed childcare program, and meet one of the following pre-service training/education options:
To see a full list of what is required, please visit the Child Care Program Teacher information page.
H&H Child Care Training currently offers the 120 hours of CDA coursework for Infant and Toddler, Preschool, and Family Child Care. The 120-hour credentials currently offer 12 CEUs for each course. Our online training is designed to fulfill the CDA requirement for 120 hours of formal education in specific child-care competency areas. We at H&H Child Care Training believe that our CDA courses are nationally accepted in all states: please refer to your childcare licensing agency for any additional requirements at https://www.dhhs.nh.gov/oos/cclu/.
Please contact your local agency to see if your state approves IACET-accredited organizations for more information. We are always ready to help with any questions.
H&H Child Care Training also offers courses to help providers complete the annual 18 hours of professional development which includes all topics listed below:
To learn more about H&H Child Care’s CDA course track, or to take classes for your annual professional development, please visit our website at https://www.childcareed.com/onlinecourses.html to schedule your next class today!
Child Care Licensing Unit
Office of Operations Support
NH Department of Health & Human Services
129 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301
Child Care Licensing Website: https://www.dhhs.nh.gov/oos/cclu/contact.htm