Early Childhood Education Certificate Program

Surrey Campus - Vancouver Community College

AWARE Society, in partnership with Vancouver Career College, is offering an Early Childhood Education Certificate Program at Vancouver Career College’s Surrey campus.


Funded through the Community Workforce Response Grant. If you are unemployed or underemployed you may qualify for this free training.

Program term: July 19, 2021 to June 3, 2022

Program Overview

  • Introduction to Early Childhood Education
  • Developing Activity Plans
  • Learning Through Play
  • Communities, Families and Support Networks
  • Communication and Interpersonal Relationships
  • Child Growth and Development I
  • Guidance, Caring and Behaviour Management
  • Art and Creative Development
  • Music and Movement
  • Language and Literature
  • Program Planning and Implementation
  • Drama and Creative Expression
  • Science and Math
  • Social Studies
  • Planning Indoor and Outdoor Play Environments
  • Health, Safety and Nutrition (Includes ‘Emergency Child Care First Aid & CPR / AED Level B’, Includes FoodSafe – Level I)
  • Professional and workplace experience