A Child Development permit authorizes service in the care, development, and instruction of children in a child care and development program (any state licensed center-based child care and development program). These permits are designed for individuals working with children ages 5 and below. There are multiple levels within the structure of these permits that authorize different levels of care and instruction for young children, as well as supervision of child care and development programs.
|Child care and development program||Title 5 80105|
|Supervised field experience|
|HERO program (Accredited Home Economics Related Occupations program)|
|Child Development Associate (CDA) credential|
|Local Assignment Options (Child Development)|
|Local assignment options for instruction||Education Code 8360(b)|
|Local assignment staffing options for Program Director||Education Code 8360.1|