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Early Childhood Education Certificate of Achievement

This introductory program provides the minimum training required by Saskatchewan Ministry of Education in order to work as a child care worker. The curriculum emphasizes content and best practices in three core areas: Child Development, Programming, and Relationships.  Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Certification is required if you work with infants, toddlers, preschoolers and school-aged children for 65 hours or more per month in a licensed child care centre. All applicants must apply directly to the Ministry of Education for ECE Certification.

In addition to the workshops and online meetings, a home study will be required. 

We will be offering modules in both Nipawin and Melfort. 

Individuals may apply for Saskatchewan Polytechnic's Early Childhood Education (ECE) Certificate of Achievement once they have completed three courses: Health, Safety and Nutrition (ECE 142); Child Guidance 1 (HUMD 183); and, Dynamics of Play 1 (ECE 106).

Completion of Grade 10 is required for entry into the Certificate of Achievement and English Language Requirement

For more information about certification see Early Childhood Educator Certification.

Notes: 

** To register for modules please see below the Courses Available. Then drop down each of the courses and register in the courses you want. If you are sponsored selected sponsor under payment options instead of inputting a payment method. 

 

Courses available:

#1 - Nipawin - ECE 142 - Health, Safety and Nutrition - Jan 5th - Feb 18th, 2023

Your studies will focus on diverse cultural practices that promote the health, safety and nutritional needs of children and which support their holistic development.


Tuition: $282.90

Dates: 5 January 2023 to 18 February 2023
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face/Online

#2 - Melfort - ECE 106 - Dynamics of Play 1- May 13th - June 17th, 2023

You will learn about the essential role play has in supporting the holistic development of children. The course focuses on the role of the early childhood educator in supporting children’s play, exploration and inquiry across all cultures and abilities.


Tuition: $282.90

Dates: 13 May 2023 to 17 June 2023 - 9am to 4pm
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face/Online

#2 - Melfort - ECE 142 - Health, Safety and Nutrition - Feb 2nd - March 9th, 2023

Your studies will focus on diverse cultural practices that promote the health, safety and nutritional needs of children and which support their holistic development


Tuition: $282.90

Dates: 2 February 2023 to 9 March 2023 - 9am to 4pm
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face/Online

#2 - Melfort - HUMD 183 - Child Guidance 1 -March 23rd - May 6th, 2023

You will examine the strategies of developmentally appropriate child guidance. You will learn about the importance of building relationships and establishing trust prior to guiding behavior. You will practice techniques that support children while encouraging a co-operative attitude, a sense of autonomy and a positive self-image. Your studies will also explore Indigenous traditional practices of modelling and storytelling as a guidance technique.


Tuition: $372.20

Dates: 23 March 2023 to 6 May 2023 - 9am to 4pm
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face/Online

#3 - ECE106 (Melfort) Dynamics of Play (Sept 7 - Oct 21, 2023)

You will learn about the essential role play has in supporting the holistic development of children. The course focuses on the role of the early childhood educator in supporting children’s play, exploration and inquiry across all cultures and abilities.



Dates: 7 September 2023 to 21 October 2023
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face/Online

#3 - ECE142 (Melfort) - Health, Safety and Nutrition (Jan 4 - Feb 15, 2024)

Your studies will focus on diverse cultural practices that promote the health, safety and nutritional needs of children and which support their holistic development.



Dates: 4 January 2024 to 15 February 2024
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face/Online

#3 - HUMD183 (Melfort) Child Guidance 1 (Nov 2 - Dec 16, 2023)

You will examine the strategies of developmentally appropriate child guidance. You will learn about the importance of building relationships and establishing trust prior to guiding behavior. You will practice techniques that support children while encouraging a co-operative attitude, a sense of autonomy and a positive self-image. Your studies will also explore Indigenous traditional practices of modelling and storytelling as a guidance technique.



Dates: 2 November 2023 to 16 December 2023
Location: Melfort
Delivery: Face to Face/Online

#4 - ECE106 (Nipawin) Dynamics of Play 1 (Jan 4 - Feb 15, 2024)

You will learn about the essential role play has in supporting the holistic development of children. The course focuses on the role of the early childhood educator in supporting children’s play, exploration and inquiry across all cultures and abilities.



Dates: 4 January 2024 to 15 February 2024
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face/Online

#4 - ECE142 (Nipawin) - Health, Safety and Nutrition (Apr 20 - Jun 8, 2024)

Your studies will focus on diverse cultural practices that promote the health, safety and nutritional needs of children and which support their holistic development



Dates: 20 April 2024 to 8 June 2024
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face/Online

#4 - HUMD183 (Nipawin) Child Guidance 1 (Feb 29 - Apr 18, 2024)

You will examine the strategies of developmentally appropriate child guidance. You will learn about the importance of building relationships and establishing trust prior to guiding behavior. You will practice techniques that support children while encouraging a co-operative attitude, a sense of autonomy and a positive self-image. Your studies will also explore Indigenous traditional practices of modelling and storytelling as a guidance technique.



Dates: 29 February 2024 to 18 April 2024
Location: Nipawin
Delivery: Face to Face/Online


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