Human and Community Services
Student Success Story
"The Early Childhood Education Fast Track diploma program through Continuing Education has given me the opportunity to pursue my interests in Early Childhood Education. It has let me complete the courses at my own pace and convenience, which really was important to me as a busy mother, nana, and business owner." - Shelley, Early Childhood Education Student
What We Offer
The Human and Community Services individual courses and programs are designed to provide you with education and training for occupations in the social services and human service fields. The focus is on building a career that supports those in need and caring for others. Students can apply their knowledge and skills learned in diverse settings such as child care centers, group homes, mental health centers, family/child service agencies, and programs concerned with alcoholism, drug abuse, family violence, aging, wellness centers, and spa operations.
Along with individual courses Continuing Education offers numerous Human and Community Services programs including:
- Settlement Worker
- Fundamentals of Addictions
- Autism & Behavioural Science
- Crisis Intervention
- Early Childhood Education Diploma (Fast track) January intake only.
- Educational Assistant
- Infant and Toddler Care
- Early Childhood Administration
- Early Childhood Education Resource Consultant
We invite you to take a closer look at the list of available programs in the submenu at the left.
Take courses individually and apply course credits towards earning a Fanshawe College Diploma in one of the following programs:
- Child & Youth Worker
- Developmental Service Worker
- Early Childhood Education (ECE)
- Police Foundations
Some of the available Human and Community Services related courses are as follows:
- Security Guard Training
- Provincial Offenses
- Police Powers I
- Interviewing and Investigations
- Foundations of Settlement Workers
- Infant Toddler Development
- Curriculum Design and Implementation
- Esthetics Make-up Artistry Level I
Courses are offered in-class, blended (50% of course hours are spent online and the other 50% of the course hours are spent in-class), or fully online, please view All Courses for individual course offering information.
Do you want professional development modules or contract training customized to your needs?
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Looking for a special interest course, but only have a day to spare?
Register now for a Human and Community Services "In A Day" Workshop