Child Development Assistant (formerly Level One)

You will receive a Child Development Assistant (formerly Level One) certificate when you have:

  • completed the Child Care Orientation Course (Alberta government-sponsored course); or
  • completed CCS 3110, 3120, 3130, 3140 and 3150 through Alberta high schools CTS program (previously CMH 2050 and CMH 3050); or
  • completed a 45-hour (3 credit) college-level course in child development.

To receive Child Development Assistant certification, submit:

  • a completed Certification Application; and
  • a photocopy of transcripts or course completion showing you have completed 45 hours of ELCC coursework or the Child Care Orientation Course.

Where do I send my application and transcripts?

Mail or drop off your application in person to:

Child Care Staff Certification Office
Alberta Human Services
6th Floor, Sterling Place
9940-106 Street
Edmonton AB T5K 2N2

Contact the Child Care Certification Office

Child Care Staff Certification Office
Alberta Human Services
6th Floor, Sterling Place
9940-106 Street
Edmonton AB T5K 2N2

Toll-free: 1‑800‑661‑9754 (Alberta only)
In Edmonton and outside of Alberta: 780‑422‑1119
Fax: 780‑427‑1258

Hours of Operation: 8:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Email:  hs.staffcertification@gov.ab.ca

Created:
Modified: 2014-11-05
PID: 15814