The College of New Caledonia Online Advanced Diploma in FASD


The College of New Caledonia’s online Advanced Diploma in FASD, designed for professionals working in the area of FASD, is targeted to provide applied skills to:

  • Improve services for individuals with FASD
  • Impact policy development
  • Understand the complex challenges facing individuals, families and communities impacted by FASD
  • Design and implement effective prevention and intervention strategies

Courses are offered in:

  • FASD Support Strategies
  • Fundamentals and Professional Implications
  • FASD Brain and Behaviour
  • Cultural Perspectives in FASD
  • Special Topics in FASD
  • Human Development
  • Developmental Disabilities and FASD
  • Addictions
  • FASD Prevention

A Practicum is also required as part of the Diploma program. Applicants to the program would normally have existing preliminary tertiary education (second-year undergraduate; diploma level in a related subject; or, an Associate Degree), although an option exists for individual evaluation by the program coordinator or college counselor/advisor.

NOTE: Up to three of the FASD courses may be taken before registering in the program.