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Certificate in Adult Education

Does your career involve teaching, training, or designing programs for adult learners? Holland College and the University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI) jointly offer this program, which prepares you with the skills and strategies you need to be effective in the classroom.

This program is right for you if:

  • you are a community college or other post-secondary instructor
  • you plan to teach, and have a vocational, occupation, or technological background or related work and educational experience
  • you are a human resource professional who teaches or designs program and activities in business, government, community or volunteer agencies, or other adult groups

The program is delivered on a part-time basis and consists of nine courses.

Upon completion of this two-year program, you’ll be ready to design curriculum, create an engaging classroom environment, and effectively teach adult learners.

Program Facts
Start Date:                  Continuous intake
Length:                       2 years
Locations:                  Charlottetown and Summerside
Credential Issued:     Certificate in Adult Education

View the CAE course list here
View the CAE course descriptions here

Admission Requirements:

  • A combination of five years of related work and education in a specialized vocational, occupational, or technological area.

Tuition and Fees:
See individual course listings for tuition and fees

For more information, contact:
Natalie Worthen               (902) 566-9595
Carolyn Francis               (902) 894-2813


Degree Pathways

Many Holland College programs have degree pathways. For more information, see our Degree Pathways section.

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