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Early Childhood Education - Certificate

Accredited by Saskatchewan Polytechnic

This one-year Early Childhood Education (ECE) certificate program gives you the knowledge and skills you need to work in a variety of child care settings. The ECE program integrates current research on early childhood education into all of your courses. You will develop strong communication, observation, and documentation skills. You will receive well-rounded training in:
  • child and adolescent development
  • child guidance techniques
  • role of early childhood educators
  • role of play in programming
  • values and practice of early childhood education
  • programming for creative arts, language, cognitive, social
    and emotional development

The emphasis on observation and documentation is market- driven these are essential to building positive relationships with families, and employers are eager to hire grads with well- developed skills

Location: La Ronge Campus

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Entrance requirements: Grade 12 with English Language Arts A30 and English Language Arts B30
  • Conditionally Accepted applicants will be required to provide evidence of a Criminal Record Check upon admission into the program. Due to the requirements of the job, fingerprinting must accompany a Vulnerable Sector Check. At the discretion of the practicum agency you may be declined access to a clinical or work placement based on the contents of the Criminal Record Check. For this reason, final admission will be based on the Criminal Record Check. The cost of the Criminal Record Check is your responsibility.
  • Immunization records and current TB testing are required for practicum placement.

Location:  La Ronge Campus
Start/End dates: September 5, 2017 – June, 2018
Number of weeks: 38
Student capacity: 15
Tuition: To Be Determined
Books: To Be Determined

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Head Office

Box 1000
Air Ronge, SK
S0J 3G0

Phone: (306) 425-4480
Toll Free: 1-888-311-1185
Fax: (306) 425-3002
La Ronge Campus
(Central Region)

Box 509
La Ronge, SK
S0J 1L0

Phone: (306) 425-4353
Fax: (306) 425-2696
Buffalo Narrows Campus
(Western Region)

Box 190
Buffalo Narrows, SK
S0M 0J0

Phone: (306) 235-1765
Fax: (306) 235-4346
Creighton Campus
(Eastern Region)

Box 400
Creighton, SK
S0P 0A0

Phone: (306) 688-8838
Fax: (306) 688-7710
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