Child Development Practitioner [Apprenticeship]
Enhance your child development practitioner career - 2021/2022
This unique program allows you to continue earning while you learn and work toward your Ontario College Certificate in Early Childhood Education.
In order to qualify to Register with the College of Early Childhood Educators. Apprentices will complete a Bridge Program to earn their Early Childhood Education Diploma.
Throughout the early childhood educator apprenticeship portion of this program, you’ll further develop upon the skills that you’ve gained throughout your career and explore the role and responsibilities of a child practitioner, the importance of play in children’s learning, family involvement and curriculum design and implementation, while being exposed to a wide variety of age groups and organizations.
This program is conveniently delivered part-time in a blended format, with some online classes and some face-to-face evening classes.
Childhood is a time of tremendous growth and learning. There’s no reason why you shouldn’t keep growing and learning too!
This is an apprenticeship program. You cannot apply to this program through ontariocolleges.ca. Applicants need a sponsor/employer. Your sponsor/employer must register you with:
The Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities
72-1200 Commissioners Road East
London, Ontario, N5Z 4R3
MLTSD is responsible for scheduling your in-school training at Fanshawe College.
Fanshawe's Child Development Practitioner [Apprenticeship] program provides graduates with the knowledge and skills to seek out employment opportunities in child care centres, public schools, children's museums, Ontario Early Years Centres, family centres and school boards.
Did you know Fanshawe consistently ranks high in graduation employment rates among large colleges in Ontario?
Here’s an example of an employment opportunity for graduates of Fanshawe’s Child Development Practitioner program:
Early Childhood Educator
Educate children from the age of 3 years until they begin formal schooling.
For registration inquiries, please contact:
Phone: 519-452-4430 x4513