Course and Instructor Approval System

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Course Curriculum Approval

In order to maintain and ensure the quality of trainings for Career Ladder credit, all curriculums must be approved by OCC before the training occurs.

Curriculum applications must be submitted at least one month before the training is to occur. All other forms and instructions will be sent upon approval of the training. Those who are applying for curriculum reapproval will need to fill out the relevant application below.

Instructor Approval

In order to maintain high-quality standards for Career Ladder classes, all instructors must be approved by OCC. To become an instructor, please submit a completed application and signed Instructor Agreement form. The Instructor Agreement form documents that the applicant has read and promises to comply with the information in the Career Ladder Instructor Competencies booklet. Please submit completed forms to the Office of Child Care Professional Development Specialist at

Contact Us

For questions, please contact your regional Care About Childcare agency or the Utah Registry for Professional Development.