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Early Childhood Education (ECEP) – Cambrian College #distance #learning #early #childhood #education


Early Childhood Education (ECEP)

Ontario College Diploma | 4 semesters | Barrydowne

You will have the opportunity to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to organize and maintain a safe and stimulating learning environment that ensures the total development of the child.

You will examine how children grow and build a foundation of understanding that children learn through play. This learning approach combined with a culturally-relevant environment will reflect that children are curious, capable, and competent.

Program Highlights

2 years – 4 semesters

Placement in each semester

Opportunities for international placements in China and Finland

Industry guest speakers and field trips to local agencies

Practical learning in the mock child care centre on campus

Grads are eligible to apply to become Registered Early Childhood Educators (RECE)


There will be a work placement in an early childhood centre in the first semester. In addition, there will be community placements during the remaining semesters. You will be responsible for any expenses incurred during placement, such as transportation, meals, and accommodation.

Agencies will require vulnerable sector checks before granting a placement.

4D Learning Opportunities

Share a Book project – Each year, students collect new and gently used books for local health clinics and/or food banks.

Teddy Bear Picnic– Each year, students facilitate activities for young guests at this annual College event that raises funds for pediatric cancer research.

Registration to Practice – Early Childhood Education Designation

Persons who wish to work within the College of Early Childhood Educator’s scope of practice must apply for registration with the College of Early Childhood Educators. A requirement to apply for registration is possession of an Early Childhood Education diploma from an Ontario College of Applied Arts and Technology. It is the responsibility of the graduate to register with the College of Early Childhood Educators.

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Admission Requirements

For graduates of the new curriculum (OSS): Ontario Secondary School Diploma (30 credits) or equivalent or mature student status, including:

Any grade 12 English (C), (U), or (M)

Any grade 11 or 12 family studies (C), (U), or (M)

Computer competency in relevant software

Additional Requirements

Before the first field placement, students will be required to complete the following:

Two-step TB test

Standard First Aid Certificate prior to second field placement

Vulnerable Sector Check

Record of up-to-date immunizations

Obtain a note from a physician indicating freedom from communicable diseases and fit to work with young children

Program Delivery


This program will be delivered in the following terms:

Fall Semester

For specific term start/end dates and other key dates/deadlines, please see the 2017-18 Academic Schedule which will be posted on our website in early 2017.

Program of Study

Please see our fees page for the breakdown of tuition and mandatory ancillary fees by program and semester for both domestic and international students.

Books Supplies

The cost of books and supplies for Year 1 is approximately $2,000. This is the best information available at the time of publishing to the website and is subject to change.

Employment Opportunities

Graduates may find career opportunities as Early Childhood Educators working with a variety of age groups including infants, toddlers, preschoolers, and school age children in:

Child care centres

Best Start Hubs

Full-day kindergarten classrooms

Graduates may also find employment:

In agencies that provide services to young children and their families

As Licensed Home Child Care Visitors

As a resource support for children with special needs

University Degree Opportunities

Graduates from this program may continue their studies at university and may receive credit for their prior College education.

Refer to College/University Agreements for further information.

Please note: Cambrian College strives to ensure the accuracy of the information on this website. Please note that the academic curriculum is continually reviewed and revised to ensure that Cambrian’s programs and courses remain relevant. The College reserves the right to cancel or make changes to any course or program, fee, procedure, or campus location at any time.

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