Aboriginal Early Childhood Education

Become a certified Early Childhood Education Assistant

Certified Early Childhood Education Assistant
En'owkin Centre, in partnership with Nicola Valley Institute of Technology (NVIT) and Native Education College (NEC) will be offering three courses which qualify students to apply as an Early Childhood Education Assistant. This will be offered in an intensive format to complete in one month. Students may then apply to the Early Childhood Educator Registry. This ensures employability within registered daycares in BC.

Aboriginal Education Early Childhood Education Program (2 year program)
Upon Completion these program options qualify the student to be licensed to work in Daycares and Elementary school pre-kindergarten programs such as "Strong Start" and "Jr. Kindergarten". Completion of Diploma qualifies participants to work in Infant/Toddler and Special Needs. This program includes a strong emphasis on Syilx (Okanagan) language and cultural concepts in relation to child development and learning. Seats are available with two part time seats per course, so please contact us as soon as possible to express your interest!

Sponsorship options: OTDC, TESSI, Band Education Programs

For more information contact:
Rachel Marchand - AECE Coordinator, En'owkin Centre
Email: aece@vip.net
Phone: 250-309-4903