Facilitating Outdoor Play Experiences

Facilitating Outdoor Play Experiences provides an opportunity for early childhood educators in the field to design, develop, and implement outdoor learning experiences with children in outdoor natural spaces and places. This micro-credential focuses on the healthy development of children through planning and offering emergent outdoor play and child-centered learning experiences.

Facilitating Outdoor Play Experiences is approved as a workshop by Alberta Child Care Grant Funding Program and a maximum release time grant of 25 hours.

Career Paths
The facilitating outdoor experiences micro-credential is critical for the role of Early Childhood Educator and Assistant, Child and Youth Worker, and Child Care Professional.

Must be current leaders, educators, or support staff who interact with children and families in the Early Childhood Education field.

Up to 4 weeks based on your experience and expertise. Pivot-Ed micro-credentials are measured by performance and not time.

Delivery Mode
Flexible, online and asynchronous with two options to fit your learning requirements - choose between the bundle or assessment-only path.  

Assessment-only or Bundle, what is right for me?

Micro-Credential Pathways Description Price
Facilitating Outdoor Play Experiences Bundle
Access to all learning content, instructor support, and three attempts at the competency assessment to earn the micro-credential.
Facilitating Outdoor Play Experiences Assessment
Students have one attempt at the competency assessment to earn the micro-credential. There is no limit to the number of times a student can register to complete the competency assessment.

Your cart is currently empty.

Browse Available Courses


  • If you are currently studying in a post-secondary program at BVC, please register for your courses via mybvc to ensure your enrolments and fees are processed appropriately.
  • Cart total based on domestic tuition rates. For information about International Tuition rates please see Additional Fees Apply
  • If you anticipate applying for a student loan, your payment will be refunded to you based on your loan award once your funding has been received by BVC.

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Learn more in our privacy policy