Take your first steps in Early Childhood Education
Start date: January 9, 2024
End date: February 29, 2024
Tuesdays 9:00 am to 3:00 pm and Thursdays 9:00 am to 3:15 pm
(with a break from 12:00 to 1:00 pm)
Delivery mode: Online
Duration: 90 hours
Language of instruction: English
Program description: The First Steps to an early Childhood Education Profession college certificate prepares individuals to begin a career in a daycare setting as an “éducateur(rice) non-qualifié(e)”. The certificate is designed to allow individuals to gain a basic understanding of the role of an educator in a daycare.
Following the successful completion of the college certificate, individuals can begin a career in a daycare* or may wish to further their education in the field by obtaining a college diploma that would allow them to then hold the title of “éducateur(rice) qualifié(e)”.
*while this certificate allows a person to begin working in the field, employers may have other hiring requirements not covered by the college certificate.