Center for Early Childhood Professional Development

Reflecting Oklahoma's commitment to high quality early care and education by providing professional development that produces results!

Click here to go to the Oklahoma Registry


Formal professional development is:

·         two or more clock hours from an OPDR approved training organization and

·         OPDR approved college credit hours.

​To find formal training, look for the OPDR Approved logo when you are searching the statewide training calendar at

Informal professional development is:

·         less than two clock hours from an OPDR approved training organization,

·         any number of clock hours from a non-approved training organization, and

·         any training from electronic media, such as videos or DVDs.

​Reading and television programs do not count toward required clock hours.


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Check out CECPD's newest online courses:

   It Takes a Village: Providing Education and Services for Homeless 

3 hours / .3 CEUs

  ChildrenCornerstone of Quality: Safety, Health and Nutrition    

3 hours / .3 CEUs

  Addressing Chellenging Behaviors Online

14 hours / 1.4 CEUs


To learn more about these courses and CECPD's online entry level child care and early literacy courses, go to:


To locate an ELG training: 

Click here to go the Oklahoma Statewide Training Calendar.  Keywords: ELG

What qualifies for ELG training?

Click here for a list of qualified trainings and courses.

Early Learning Guidelines (ELG) Online:

This program is offered by OSU-OKC 

in partnership with CECPD.

For more information visit

1801 N. Moore Avenue, Moore, OK 73160
Toll Free: 888-446-7608 or 405-799-6383
FAX: 405-799-7634