The College of Early Childhood Educators regulates and governs Ontario’s early childhood educators in the public interest by setting registration requirements and ethical and professional standards for registered early childhood educators (RECEs)
In order to protect and enhance children, to promote their safety and their healthy growth and development, the CCCF is committed to providing Canadians with the very best in early learning and child care knowledge and best practices.
The Home Child Care Association of Ontario (HCCAO) represents more than 70 Licensed Home Child Care Agencies which provide licensed, home-based early learning and child care to more than 60,000 children in over 3,000 homes across Ontario.
This program will prepare you to meet the diverse needs of the early childhood education profession. You will acquire the knowledge and practical skills necessary to foster social, emotional, cognitive and physical development in children from infancy to age 12.
This Distance Ed program is designed for those already working in the ECE field who wish to pursue formal studies and receive certification. Child Development Practitioner (CDP) apprentices are required to take 22 modules of in-school training. This training is completed part-time through evening classes.