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    Early Childhood Program!

A joint offering from Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) and The Source for Learning, Inc. (SFL).

Virginia Early Childhood Administrator Professional Credential (VA-ECAP),

An online credentialing program designed to satisfy one or more of the following requirements:

  • Enhance the quality of your early childhood program and meet Virginia competencies for early childhood professionals.
  • Meet Operational Administrator Qualifications (Criterion 6C.3 - New Streamlined Model) OR Earn 35 points towards meeting Relevant Training and Credentials for NAEYC’s Accreditation of Early Childhood Programs administrator qualifications, criterion 10.A.02, in the Alternative Pathways to Achieve Educational Qualifications of the Designated Program Administrator. (Established Model) - NAEYC Recognized Credential!
  • Comply with Virginia’s child care center licensing management training requirement (22VAC40-185-190B -page 21).