Next program begins September 3, 2024. 
Start your application early to secure your place in line.

On-Site ECE Diploma Program 

Accelerated & In-Person. Perfect for a full-time student who wants to earn their Diploma in a classroom setting.  

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Day classes
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Prior learning recognized
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Acceler- ated
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Payment plan available
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Eligible for student loans

Admission Requirements

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must have high school completion or GED equivalent 
  • Vulnerable Sectors Check
  • Child Abuse Registry Check
  • Proof of English proficiency if English is your second language
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Program Features

  • Accelerated, 12-month program
  • Daytime classes
  • Delivered on campus
  • Classes 9 am - 4 pm 5 days a week
  • Four, 4-week practicum placements 
  • Practicum is 8 hours/day


  • Earn your ECE Diploma 
  • Level Two Classification
  • Combine your diploma with an existing or future 4 years degree to qualify for level three classification 



  • Work normal business hours
  • Typically have holidays off
  • Find steady work (not seasonal)
  • Full-time employment


Eligible Jobs

Early Childhood Educator, Inclusion Coordinator, Pyramid Model Coach, Family Home Childcare Consultant, ECE Practicum Advisor, ECE Instructor, Pre-Primary Educator, ECE Support in Pre-Primary, Centre Director, Centre Manager, Assistant Director, Home Operator, Owner / Operator, Private Nanny and many more.

Expected Income

$25.42 / hour is the salary floor for Level 2 Classification ECE in a licensed childcare facility. Learn more about salaries and wages here.

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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.

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