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PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

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SepEdmontonIn person
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QUICK FACTS

Program length  

3 terms

Credential

Certificate

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TUITION & FEES


Canadian
Total: $13,748.50

International
Total: $39,604.50

 
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ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS

  • Grade 5 or equivalent in reading and writing
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This program information is not for the current academic year. If you are interested in a program starting before July, view the current academic year of the program.

Overview

This program focuses on both academic and occupational skills through the content of early childhood training. Learn programming, job presentation skills, and how to run a day home business.

This program is designed for English language learners.

The Day Home Provider program is a 10-month integrated skills program that focuses on both academic skills and occupational skills through the content of early childhood training. This is a hands-on program where students are immersed in activities and learning outcomes related to child care.

Program highlights include the following:

  • Supervised field experience in approved family day homes and child care centres
  • Opportunity to build a personal children's resource collection
  • NorQuest College certificate
  • Employment networking opportunities
  • Strong emphasis on building good communication skills

Students learn about the following subjects:

  • Early childhood development
  • Nutritional planning
  • Safety training and emergency planning
  • Best practices for day home providers
  • Professional code of ethics
  • Running a home-based business

Practicum/Work Experience

This program includes 110 hours of field experience.

Location

Edmonton