The Early Childhood Education Post Basic (Infant/Toddler Specialization) program provides continuing education to Early Childhood Educators or those who are in the process of completing the required 500 hours of work experience needed to be certified.
In the program, students will learn how to work with infants and toddlers through a variety of hands-on course material. The program covers advanced child growth and development; advanced health, safety and nutrition; and skills for interacting with families and the community at large.
High school graduation or equivalent* OR mature student status**.
Criminal record check (in accordance with the Criminal Records Review Act)
Immunization report (form provided by the college)
Interview with campus director, program coordinator, or designate
Current resume (record of work history)
Three character references
Completion of a Basic Early Childhood Education program from an accredited college
*From an English language teaching institution.
**19 years of age upon starting classes, and pass college’s English admissions test.
This program has been approved by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training.
Get hands-on training in Early Childhood Education at Vancouver Career College.