You can use YourCDA to apply for your initial CDA or to renew your CDA before it expires.
To use YourCDA, please have the following:
- a valid email address
- your ECE Reviewer's valid email address
- You can only check your application status online if you are applying online.
- You can submit the application anytime.
- You can always save your work and continue later.
Why Apply Online?
- Check your status anytime (only if you are applying online)
- Receive and submit your Director or ECE Reviewer recommendation letter electronically
- Pay the online fee electronically (you can pay via credit card, check, money order, or agency scholarship)
- Communicate quickly with the Council
- Get automatic updates as to where you are in the process
Solutions to Common Problems
- You need to disable the pop-up blocker in your internet browser for the YourCDA registration process
- Please add yourcda @ yourcda.org to your email contacts to ensure CDA notifications arrive in your inbox