Next program begins on January 9, 2024. Start your application early to secure your place in line.
Fast Track ECA Certificate
This streamlined 24-week online program is perfect for childcare practitioners who want to obtain their first ECE-related classification.
- Must be employed at an ECE facility for a minimum of 30 hours per week
- Vulnerable Sectors Check
- Child Abuse Registry Check
24 weeks to complete
6:30pm-9:30pm / 3 evenings a week
Available to anyone on a work visa, no study permit required
Two guided workplace experiences
Graduate with ECA Certificate (Eligible for Level 1 classification)
Level 1 staff are eligible for QIG funding wage contribution
Move staff to wage scale and start at $19.67/hour
Payment plan available for individuals or centre sponsored
Student loan eligible
- Graduate with an ECA Certificate
- Level 1 Classification
- Level 1 staff are eligible for QIG funding wage contribution
- Work normal business hours
- Typically have holidays off
- Find steady work (not seasonal)
- Full-time employment
Early Childhood Educator, Home Care Worker, Child Care Provider, Pre-Primary Relief Staff, Private Nanny and many more.
$19.67 / hour is the salary floor for Level 1 Classification ECE in a licensed childcare facility. Learn more about salaries and wages here.
ASK AN ECE
Have questions? Need help with your application?
Hi, I’m Shawna and I’ve been working as an Early Childhood Educator or ECE for over 10 years. I want to offer my help and support as you embark on your own career in Early Childhood Education.