Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies

First Nations Child Care Certificate

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Program Information

School:Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies
Field of Study:Child Development
Description:First Nations of Saskatchewan are developing child and youth services to meet their specific community needs. The design of the First Nations Child Care program is based on the following principles: community-based programming prepares students for the full range of occupations that make up the profession of child and youth care, provides a career ladder and is intended to be delivered generatively. The generative approach of program development and delivery is a method of providing bicultural education. Students learn the generally accepted theories and practices of the child and youth care field. At the same time, they also learn the values and culture of the local community with regard to childcare.
URL:First Nations Child Care Certificate at Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies
Length:45 Week(s)

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

    Saskatchewan Grade 12 or Adult 12 (no specific subjects required). Original transcripts of high school and any previous post-secondary education are required. Mature applicants who lack Grade 12 can be admitted under the SIIT Mature Admission Policy. Applicants are required to submit an updated resume and cover letter specifying reasons for wanting to take this program, highlighting any past experience in the field. Recent criminal check required.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on August 09, 2010