Child Development Practitioner Apprenticeship

year Apprenticeship

Earn while you learn with this flexible delivery option.

Overview

There is an increasing demand for child development practitioners who are not only skilled in the practical aspects of the trade, but who also have a sound theoretical knowledge. The majority of the training takes place while working on the job as a paid apprentice, and the formal education portion is taken via distance education. This program can be completed in as little as three years.

Your Future Career

  • Child care centres or nursery schools
  • Kindergarten programs
  • Resource and learning access programs
  • Specialty early learning schools

What Your Learn

  • Child development
  • Infant, toddler, pre-school and school-aged curricula
  • Interpersonal communications
  • Health, safety and nutrition 
  • Administration

You must be a signed apprentice with the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development to be eligible to take these programs.  Please go to ontario.ca/page/apprenticeship-ontario for additional information.

Academic Upgrading

Check out the Campus Bookstore to not only purchase your textbooks but also view your book list before the semester starts. 


Canadore College will implement Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) in Fall 2020 to enhance students’ learning experience in and out of the classroom and to ensure student flexibility in learning. To learn more about BYOD and to find out what is required for your program, please visit https://www.canadorecollege.ca/BYOD

Child Development Practitioner Apprenticeship Certificate

Further your Education to obtain your Early Childhood Education diploma with the completion of 3 additional GED courses.


Please contact the Admissions Office if you have additional questions about the internal application process:

Admissions Office
705.474.7600 ext 5123
Admissions@canadorecollege.ca