Center for Early Childhood Professional Development

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


How long does it take to process an application for the Professional Development Ladder (PDL) or Oklahoma Director's Credential (ODC)?

We are currently processing PDL and ODC applications received 10/17/2023.



The Oklahoma Professional Development Registry ( is an online system that recognizes and documents professional development in the early care and education field. Through the Registry, you and your director can track your professional development. It can also assist you in creating and monitoring your individual professional development plan.
The OPDR also includes a statewide training calendar where you can search for professional development that meets your specific needs.
Go to the Oklahoma Professional Development Registry website ( to register for an account. Once you have completed the registration process, you will receive your Oklahoma Registry ID number through email. You will receive an email to verify your account and create a password. You will use this information to log into your Registry account. 
       Individual Participants

Having trouble logging in?  Click here for information on how to log in.

Frequently Asked Questions for Individual Account Holders

7.0 Menu Changes and Navigation

        Update Your Email Address

        Instructions for Accounts and Memberships                                                       

        How to print Your PDL and/or ODC Certificate 



Direct Care Facilities

        If you are a brand new Direct Care Organization and need to register, use the                  handbook below.

        How to Register a Direct Care Organization

        If your facility is already registered and you want to link it to your individual                      account, use the handbook below.

        How to link your Direct Care Organization to your Individual Account.

       How to Invite Staff to become users/members of the Registry


       Training Organizations

       Approved Training Organization Quick Reference Guide for OPDR 7.0

        Linking Training Organizations and Individual Accounts in OPDR 7.0






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