GRIT: Reshaping Our Conversation About Inclusion

December 2, 2019
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
The Kings University
9120 - 50 Street
Edmonton AB

December 3, 2019
9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Edmonton Inn and Conference Centre
11834 Kingsway Ave.
Edmonton AB


 ARCQE 2019 Regional Workshops

E-Learning Workshops


ARCQE Coaching Support for Accreditation 2019-2020 Contract Year

Group Coaching Sessions
We are pleased to share that ARCQE will be delivering a series of 7 professional learning sessions aimed at addressing specific topics relating to the self evaluation process for childcare programs working through Accreditation starting June 2019.  Childcare programs in the 2019-2020 contract year who meet eligibility criteria can access these sessions at no cost. More details can be found at

We have now set up session registration for the following regions across Alberta and Online, please see registration links below.

  • For Edmonton Region group coaching sessions, please register HERE.
  • For Calgary Region group coaching sessions, please register HERE.
  • For South Region (Medicine Hat, Lethbridge) group coaching sessions, please register HERE.
  • For Central Region (Red Deer, Vermillion, Camrose) group coaching sessions, please register HERE.
  • For North Central Region (Westlock, Edson, Bonnyville) group coaching sessions, please register HERE.
  • For Northwest Region (Grande Prairie, Peace River) group coaching sessions, please register HERE.
  • For Northeast Region (Fort McMurray) group coaching sessions, please register HERE.
  • For Online group coaching sessions, please register HERE.
  • For Online Q&A sessions, please register HERE.

Each session capacity is 40, please register early to avoid disappointment. Please be advised that this will be the ONLY set of training being offered for Fiscal Year 2020 (Apr 1, 2019-Mar 31, 2020).

If you have any questions, please contract our Accreditation Project Manager Nicole Morrell at


Alberta Family Wellness - Brain Story Certification

Brain Story Certification is designed for those seeking a deeper understanding of brain development and its consequences for lifelong health.
Learn the scientific underpinnings of the Brain Story from leading experts and be eligible for credits.

This is a free online course.

Brain Story Certification course is updated and now available in French!


Bow Valley College - Pedagogical Leadership in Early Childhood Education

The School of Community Studies at Bow Valley College has developed a course on pedagogical leadership in ECE.  It is part of the Health and Human Services Post Diploma program.  The course can be taken through Open Studies.

Early Childhood Development Support Services - 
Professional Development