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Fall 2020 delivery information

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Professional Practice

This course covers a range of professional competencies required by the beginning Child and Youth Care professional, including professional identity, the Domains of Practice in Child and Youth Care, ethical practice and the professional status of the discipline. The course offers an entry level knowledge of child and youth protection and the law in Canada including the Duty to Report, the Child, Youth and Family Services Act and the Youth Criminal Justice Act.