|Faculty:||School of Social and Community Services
|Field of Study:||Child Care and Support Services Management
Child Care Provider/Assistant
|Description:||Humber’s Child and Youth Care – Accelerated diploma program prepares you to promote the optimal development of children, youth and their families. Students are required to develop skills in assessing needs, designing and implementing programs and planned environments, and using daily life events to support and facilitate positive change. The program provides foundational knowledge in infant, child and adolescent development, Child and Youth Care relational practice principles, psychology of the family, evidence- based or evidence-informed intervention strategies, group dynamics and therapeutic activities. The unique role of the CYC practitioner is emphasized.
Our accelerated program makes it possible for students with previous postsecondary education to fast-track through our program in 16 consecutive months without compromising the required work placement. Studies begin in September, with graduation projected for December of the following academic year. Faculty are highly motivated and dedicated, and employ a team approach to student education.
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