Training & Education

The Provincial Office of Aboriginal Supported Child Development is committed to leading the coordination of professional development opportunities for ASCD professionals in collaboration with ASCD Regional Advisors and professional development associations for Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal ECD service providers who work with Aboriginal families and communities.

EYPDVisit the Early Years Professional Development website to find training and education opportunities


Integrated Strategies for Home Visitors: March 2020

Monday, March 23, 2020 - Friday, March 27, 2020

9:30 AM - 4 PM

Vancouver ,
Rosedale on Robson Suites - Michiko Room, 838 Hamilton St  

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and to register


Early Years Conference January 30th, 2020 - February 1st, 2020

 EY Conference poster

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There is a bursary for the Early Years Conference, please click the following link for more information and to apply:

October 25-27, 2019 - Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel

The 22nd Annual BCACCS Training Conference Early Bird Registration Deadline is 5:00pm September 20th 2019, Registration deadline: 5:00pm on October 18, 2019

April 22-25, 2020 - The Hyatt Regency - Vancouver

The 9th International Research Conference on Adolescents and Adults with FASD: Review, Respond and Relate – Integrating Research, Policy and Practice Around the World

 The Call for Abstracts is now open, deadline: September 13, 2019:

 For more information, please visit the website at, and follow us on Twitter: @IPCE_UBC. Email to get on an enquiry list for updates.

 October 17, 2017 – June 24, 2018

Community Health Promotion in Aboriginal Communities Certificate Program at VIU
CHP Information Package Letter
CHP Information Sheet
CHP For Aboriginal Communities Certificate

May 2017

The BC Infant and Early Childhood Court Team
(IECCT) Conference – May 15-16, 2017

Putting Science to Work for Infants, Young Children, and their Families in Court

April 2017

2017 East Kootenay Early Years Conference

March 2017

IAIM Infant Massage flyer – March 2017

Provincial In-Service Speakers – YouTube gallery

Dr. Pat Mirenda
Myles Himmelreich – Part 1
Myles Himmelreich – Part 2
Dr. Kimberley Schonert-Reichl – Part 1
Dr. Kimberley Schonert-Reichl – Part 2
Marc Lalonde
Dr. Dana Brynelsen
Provincial in Service – Dinner

February 2017

Provincial In-Service Speakers – bios