Child Development Associate Job Training

Organization: Mary's Center

Train for a career working with young children! Briya Public Charter School offers a Child Development Associate (CDA) training program. The 10-month program prepares you for a career as an early childhood teacher or assistant teacher. During training, students learn educational theory and best practices while also getting hands-on teaching experience with children in a childcare or school setting.

Upon completion of the Child Development Associate training program, you will be prepared to take the national CDA exam and submit a work portfolio for certification review. You will also be certified in CPR/First Aid and ready to begin your new career!

To qualify for the CDA training, you must:
Live in Washington, DC
Be at least 18 years old
Pass the entrance exam
Service Category: Education
Service Eligibility: DC Resident Adults (31-54)
Application: Program Details: Classes are held Monday-Thursday; 6:00-9:00 pm (English or Spanish) or 12:30-3:00 pm  (Spanish only) at Mary’s Center’s Ontario Road site 480 hours of practicum experience is required and arranged through Briya Register for the course or call (202) 232-7777 for more information. Mary’s Center and Briya Public Charter School work together to provide health care, social services, and education for residents of D.C.

Mary’s Center Brentwood
1060 Brentwood Road NE Washington DC 20018

(202) 483-8196, (202) 232-6679

Saturday : 9:00AM - 1:00PM
Monday - Saturday : 8:00AM - 6:00PM
Monday - Friday : 8:30AM - 6:30PM
Tuesday : 8:00AM - 6:00PM
Thursday : 8:00AM - 6:00PM
Friday : 8:00AM - 6:00PM
Saturday : 8:00AM - 6:00PM
Monday - Friday : 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Monday - Friday : 8:00AM - 5:00PM
Monday - Friday : 8:30AM - 4:30PM
Monday : 8:00AM - 8:00PM
Wednesday : 8:00AM - 8:00PM