The College directly handles applications from Canadian and Internationally trained applicants who require an individual assessment of their educational credentials.
a) Have relevant post-secondary educational credentials equivalent to an early childhood education diploma from an Ontario College of Applied Arts and Technology
b) Do not hold a licence/certificate or a diploma/degree from a program on the College’s
approved programs list.
Are you considering applying for an individual assessment?
Application Guide - Individual Assessment
Application Form - Individual Assessment
Policy Regarding Language Fluency (further information on this policy will be available soon)
Glossary of Terms
Career Map for Internationally Educated Early Childhood Educators: This career map is for internationally educated
educators and describes the process to become a registered member of the College.
Early Childhood Educators Qualifications Upgrade Program:
a program to support individuals
working in early learning settings to obtain an Early Childhood Education diploma and become eligible to apply for membership with the College.
* The College of Early Childhood Educators provides information and communication in an accessible manner when requested. If you require an accessible format and/or communication support, please contact a College staff member or the College at firstname.lastname@example.org.