This course is a good fit for people who plan to take care of a small group of children in their home (family child care) or work in before and after school care settings.
Offered each term, this course runs on Thursdays and one Saturday. The manual “Good Beginnings” is a required text available for purchase at the VCC book store.
Please note: for the successful completion of this course it is required to have full attendance of 36 hours.
|Start||Length||Credentials||Campus||Part- or Full-time|
|Sep, Jan, Apr||10 evenings and 1 Saturday or self-paced||Statement of Completion||Downtown||Part-time|
International students must first contact International Education at firstname.lastname@example.org or 604-443-8600 to determine eligibility for this program.
|If you're ready and know the program you want, register now.||Download and complete the (PDF) application/registration form and mail it to VCC Registrar's Office||Visit the CS Registration Desk at our Downtown campus, 2nd floor, 250 West Pender Street, Vancouver [business hours]|
VCC welcomes applications from Canadian citizens and permanent residents.
|Please note that not all Continuing Studies programs are available to international students. To determine your eligibility, please contact VCC’s International Education Office at: email@example.com or 604.443.8600.
As Vancouver Community College is a post-secondary institution committed to educating adult learners, applicants should be 16 years of age or older or a graduate of a secondary school.
Missing prerequisites? VCC offers courses in Adult Upgrading and English as an Additional Language to help you meet your goals.
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Early Childhood Care and Education Certificate (ECCE) prepares graduates to work in licensed preschools and childcare centres. This Continuing Studies program offers students the knowledge and skills to provide high-quality service for children ages three to five years old.
Join us at VCC’s Downtown campus, 200 block Dunsmuir at Hamilton, two blocks west of the Stadium SkyTrain station.
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No courses are currently scheduled for this Continuing Studies Apr-Aug2019 (201992) term.
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Fees for Continuing Studies programs and courses are approximate and subject to change without notice. Fees include GST (if applicable) as well as College Initiative and Resource Fees, which vary depending on the individual course. Student Union Fees and UPass Fees will be assessed at time of registration where applicable, and are not included in the fees displayed online. Students are responsible for any increase in fees if advanced payments are made.