VT ECE Pre-Apprenticeship

Your Work Can Be Play

Early childhood education is a rewarding career in a field with high demand.

High-school students, in career and technical centers, interested in a career in early childhood education have a unique opportunity to participate in the VT ECE Pre-Apprenticeship Program.

The Pre-Apprenticeship Program pairs classroom-based learning and CCV credit-bearing academic education with on-the-job experiential learning in a community early childhood education setting.

Pre-Apprenticeship Program Details


The ECE Pre-Apprenticeship Program allows students to:

After high school graduation, students who complete the Program will be ready to:


Benefits to participating students include:

For More Information:

If you would like to learn more about the VT ECE Pre-Apprenticeship Program, please contact preapprenticeship@vtaeyc.org, 802-387-0870, or the Career and Technical Education Program in your region.

Hey Students!

If you like work that’s creative, caring, high-energy, and different every day, you might love a career in early childhood education.