Certified Early Childhood Education




Certified Early Childhood Education Assistant


En’owkin Centre, in partnership with Nicola Valley Institute of Technology (NVIT) and Native Education Centre (NEC) will be offering three courses which qualify students to apply as an Early Childhood Education Assistant. This will be offered in an intensive format to complete in one month. Students may then apply to the Early Childhood Educator Registry. This ensures employability within registered daycares in BC.


Aboriginal Education Early Childhood Education Program (2 year program)


Upon Completion these program options qualify the student to be licensed to work in Daycares and Elementary school pre-kindergarten programs such as “Strong Start” and “Jr. Kindergarten”.  Completion of Diploma qualifies participants to work in Infant/Toddler and Special Needs. This program includes a strong emphasis on Syilx (Okanagan) language and cultural concepts in relation to child development and learning. Seats are available with two part time seats per course, so please contact us as soon as possible to express your interest!


Sponsorship options: OTDC, TESSI, Band Education Programs


For more information contact:


Kathleen Michel, Student Advisory Services & Records Management

Email: dbase@vip.net

Phone: (250) 493 7181 Ext. 223


En'owkin Centre Programs


n'syilxcen - Okanagan Language

College Readiness


Foundations in Indigenous Fine Arts


Certificate in Aboriginal Language Revitalization


National Aboriginal Professional Artist Training


Applied Ecology and Conservation


Developmental Standard Term Certificate in n'syilxcen


Aboriginal Access Studies


Aboriginal Early Childhood Education

En'owkin Centre Partners


University of Victoria


University of British Columbia




Nicola Valley Institute of Technology

BC College of Teachers