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    amilies or parents with kids must be curious about Early Childhood Education. Before moving further it is necessary to understand the term “early childhood”. It is defined as the period between the child’s birth and 8 years of age, when a little one starts developing their brain and adapts various habits and behaviours. This is the time when a child’s brain is especially sensitive and their learning at this age will stay with them throughout their life.

    The Early Childhood Assistant program teaches basic and advanced techniques to handle kids or let you work with kids. After completing this diploma program, students will be equipped with the knowledge of academic and social-emotional benefits which they will impart to the younger ones. This course is basically for those who want to work as Early Childhood Assistant, Early Education Assistant, Early Childhood Educator Assistant, Preschool Teacher Assistant, Child Care Aide, and Daycare Worker. 

    Learning Outcomes of NACC Early Childhood Assistant Program

    • This program helps students with learning different approaches including the theoretical approach, to deal with kids and families from different diversities. 
    • Prepares students to excel in their practicum experiences and professional careers.
    • Learn how to tackle conflicts and resolve them with ease.
    • Develop and maintain a warm, caring, and responsive relationship with each child.
    • Acknowledge each child's feelings and individual needs. Listen to concerns and respond appropriately while respecting their opinions and ideas.
    • Students will be knowledgeable about offering positive reinforcement and encouragement. 
    • This will help students learn how to encourage children to express themselves and explore their creativity, while fostering a supportive environment for them.

    After completing this 43-week course, students are eligible to start their career as Early Childhood Educators or other positions in this field. 

    Admission Requirements for NACC ECA Program at ABM College

    Every course at every school varies somewhat with different admission requirements. The NACC ECA program at ABM College has certain admission requirements too, which are to be fulfilled by students in order to seek admission in the upcoming session. For more information on the admission process and requirements visit the school website, contact reception reception@abmcollege.com, or call us at (403) 719-4300. 

    How much does an Early Childhood Assistant make in Canada? 

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    According to the reports by Talent.com, the average salary of an early childhood assistant in Canada is $33,150 per year or $17 per hour. Furthermore, as per Glassdoor, the national average salary for an Early Childhood Assistant is $36,261 per year in Canada. But this figure may vary depending on the experience, location, and other factors. Therefore, the salary range for an Early Childhood Assistant in Canada can be estimated to be between $29,106 to $39,975 per year. 

    Job Opportunities of an Early Childhood Assistant in Canada

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    As of May 3, 2023, according to statistics posted on Indeed, there are currently 1,272 jobs for Early Childhood Assistants in Canada. Similarly, available openings for Early Childhood Educator (ECE) Assistants in Canada can be found on the Government of Canada's Job Bank website, which currently lists 1,304 job postings for this occupation. 

    Final Thoughts

    This course offers a combination of theoretical and practical learning. After completion, graduates can opt for different jobs in the early childhood sector. Graduates of an Early Childhood Assistant Program at Toronto Campus may find employment in a variety of settings, including childcare centers, daycare centers, kindergartens, agencies for exceptional children, and after-school programs. To conclude, if you’re looking for a meaningful and rewarding career choice, becoming an early childhood assistant is a great option. 

    If you are interested in knowing more about the course or would like to attend an early childcare college? Visit or call ABM College in Canada and don’t miss the upcoming session. Enrol Now!

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