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Child Development Permit Information

The Child Development Training Consortium offers payment support for Child Development Permit Applications issued by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CCTC).

The California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CCTC) offers the following six levels of the Child Development Permit:

1. Assistant

2. Associate Teacher

3. Teacher

4. Master Teacher

5. Site Supervisor

6. Program Director

Funding through the Child Development Training Consortium is limited. Permits will be processed according to the following priorities on a first-come, first-serve basis. If you need a permit, apply now. 

Important Message from the Commission on Teacher Credentialing

The Commission on Teacher Credentialing (Commission) will only provide credentials, certificates, and permits through an online view and print process. The Commission will no longer print and mail these documents; they will be available online to colleges, universities, employers and the document holder within 48 hours of issuance. At that time, a document may be printed from the Commission's website.

Online Renewal


Save Time! Receive your permit in two weeks!

CDTC will reimburse $100 of the renewal fee for Teacher Permit only (you will need to pay the fees by MasterCard or Visa debit or credit card). Follow the instructions listed on the online renewal teacher in the permit application on how to apply for the renewal online and how to be reimbursed the $100.

Online Renewal Permits offered by the Commisson on Teacher Credentialing include Teacher, Master Teacher, Site Supervisor and/or Program Director permits. 

Assistant and Associate Teacher Permit holders are NOT eligible to renew their permit online. These permit holders will need to mail their application to renew six months in advance of their permit expiring.

Contact your Professional Growth Advisor or Download the Guidebook for Professional Growth Planning and Documentation

Child Development Permit FAQ's

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