Program Schedule

The 2020-2021 school year begins June 1, 2020

There may be an added small intake September 13, 2020

8:00 am to 2:00 p.m. Mondays

9:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m. Sundays

One day a week of guided practice to be scheduled with instructors

approximately 2 evening workshops per month

Extra classes are needed to complete required training hours.  These will be scheduled with class members in mind.

Practicum:  (Practicum 1 in term 1.  Practicum 2 in Term 2.  Practicum 3 in term 3 ).  Be mindful of having a conversation with your employers about this time away from work

  • Practicum & Observation 1 (100 hours)
  • Practicum & Observation 2 (140 hours)
  • Practicum & Observation 3 (190 hours)

You can expect to finish this course within 12 months with the last practicum coming before the end of the 12th month of classes.

All Basic Early Childhood Certificates must include the following courses:

  • Child Development (90 hours)
  • Health, Safety, and Nutrition (30 hours)
  • Curriculum (85 hours)
  • Guiding and Caring (45 hours)
  • Curriculum 2 (85 hours)
  • Foundations (45 hours)
  • Child, Family and Community (45 hours)
  • Curriculum 3 (55 hours)

Additional courses may be offered.

Have a question or want to apply? Give us a call or send us an email and we’ll be happy to help.

Phone: 604-263-4711 (Kate McCabe)
Email: creativemindsECEcertificate@gmail.com