Early Childhood Education Training

Training for employment in regulated child care or pre-primary requires post-secondary coursework in early childhood education. The following training institutions are approved to deliver early childhood education training in Nova Scotia.

Nova Scotia College of Early Childhood Education
Halifax, Nova Scotia https://www.nscece.ca/

Nova Scotia Community College
https://www.nscc.ca/learning_programs/programs/PlanDescr.aspx?prg=ECED&pln=EARCHIEDUC

  • Springhill, Nova Scotia
  • Kentville, Nova Scotia
  • Yarmouth, Nova Scotia
  • Sydney, Nova Scotia

*Online delivery available

Island Career Academy
http://www.islandcareeracademy.ca/Early-childhood-education.html
Sydney, Nova Scotia

Université Saint Anne
https://www.etudescollegiales.ca/en/early-childhood-education
*Online delivery only

Mount Saint Vincent University
http://www.msvu.ca/en/home/programsdepartments/professionalstudies/childandyouthstudy/default.aspx
Halifax, Nova Scotia
*Online delivery available

Jane Norman College
http://www.inst-hse.ca/index.php/featured-stories/15-early-childhood-development-diploma
Truro, Nova Scotia

Training institutions design their early childhood education programs based on the Standards for Early Childhood Education Post-Secondary Programs.