Early Learning & Childcare Certificate

Course Detail

University Canadian Imperial College
Qualification Certificate
Study Type Online
Duration 6 Months
Intakes Fall | Winter | Spring
Total tuition fee (local) Please contact [email protected] 
Total tuition fee (foreign) CAD 9,650 / session (as of 2020) (Contact [email protected] for more information)


Students can advance their careers in Early Learning and Childcare with our six-month program, learning the essentials of the industry which include child development, interpersonal relations, family studies, program management, and curriculum content. This program is beneficial to individuals interested to begin a health care career and to gain more knowledge in healthcare, as well as for those new to Canada, with prior knowledge or skills in healthcare as trained professionals.


  • Foundations of Early Childhood Development
  • Child Development and exceptionalities
  • Program planning 1
  • Interpersonal Relations 1
  • Principles of development
  • Guidance and Planning
  • Program planning 2
  • Child, family and community
  • Health, safety and nutrition
  • Business communication and presentation skills

Entry Requirements

International students are required to have the following qualifications:

  • A secondary school certificate or equivalent;
  • At least 19 years old (for mature applicants);
  • Has an Alberta Grade 12 English Language and Mathematics / Completion of the General Educational Development (GED) with a min. score of 450;
  • An equivalent Advanced Level Certificate for Adult Basic Education (ABE) in Mathematics;
  • Proof of subject-specific requirements for International transcripts.

English Language Requirement (IELTS) for non-English speaking countries:

  • Band 5.5 to 6.0

*Please contact [email protected] to learn more about the compatibility between your country’s education qualifications and Canada’s entry requirements