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Certification guide for early childhood educators

Description

Certification is the process used by Alberta Children’s Services to review educational training and competencies to determine eligibility and issue certification towards provincial certification in accordance with the Alberta Early Learning and Child Care Act. Working in licensed child care programs is a regulated occupation. Individuals who work in licensed facility-based and home-based child care programs must hold provincial certification issued by the Alberta Government. The educational requirements for certification as well as the process of applying to be certified are contained in this Guide.

Updated

February 1, 2021

Tags
child care child care centres child care certification child care programs child care staff child care staff certification child care training day cares day homes early childhood educators early learning programs out-of-school care

Title and publication information

Type
Guide
Extent

23 pages

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Children's Services

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Resource Dates

Date Created

2021-02-01

Date Added

2021-01-20T18:47:12.090414

Date Modified

2021-02-01

Date Issued

2021-02-01

Identifiers

Usage / Licence

Contact

Contact Name

Alberta Children's Services

Contact Other

Alberta Child Care Staff Certification Office, Early Childhood Development Branch