Child and Youth CareLoyalist College
About this Program
Level: Advanced Diploma in Child and Youth Care
Discpline: Early Childhood Education
Length: 6 semestersCheck My Eligibility
Belleville Campus Campus
Child and youth care practitioners offer life-changing support to vulnerable children and youth. Prepare for a rewarding career helping young people by engaging with them in their everyday lives, building on their strengths, and empowering them to make positive changes. As a child and youth care practitioner, you have the opportunity to help youth find their own voice and make a profound difference in their lives. Choose the program delivery option that is the best fit for your schedule. Program requirements are completed in six semesters, either in a three-year traditional (CYWP) or two-year accelerated (CAAS) program structure.
Study and Work in Canada
Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.