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Professional Development Information System

The Professional Development Information System (PDIS) is a web-based system supporting professional development for Colorado’s early childhood workforce.

The PDIS will support early childhood professionals in multiple ways throughout their career:

  • Track training and education

  • Provide quality online professional development

  • Calculate Credential level

  • Help individuals choose professional development according to their competency level, professional development goals, job role and geographic location.


You will use a personal e-mail address to create a profile so that you control the information that is shared.

To start your profile, visit and follow the instructions where it tells you to “Register Here!”​

The following resources will help you get to know the PDIS!    

5 Steps Summary

5 Steps Summary in Spanish

PDIS Fact Sheet


VIDEO - Setting Up an Email Account

VIDEO - Step 1: Registering in the PDIS

VIDEO - Step 2: Taking E-learning Courses

VIDEO - Step 3: Applying for the Early Childhood Professional Credential

VIDEO - Step 4 & 5: Completing the Competencies Self-Assessment and Individual Professional Development Plan

Colorado's Early Learning Professional Development System Plan

Download Google Chrome

Name Change Attestation Statement

Pre-service and Orientation Training Fact Sheet

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