A Unique Bilingual Training Centre

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Created in 2014, the Paris Institute of Childcare Training is a unique education centre focusing on childcare training for English speakers.

Situated in the heart of Paris right between the Champs-Elysee and the river Seine, the centre is ideally located to offer our students a quality experience.

Our training courses

Our centre has a number of training options all focused around early childhood education and care and language acquisition. All of our formations are designed with English speakers in mind to cater for those who have yet to master the French language.

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Our fees

Our fees are adapted to each different training course depending on whether it is long or short, an individual student or a group of students. We can provide you will all the potential financing options available for your desired course depending on your personal situation.

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Meet our Graduates!

Khadijat – Nigerian

After having completed the POEC integration programme in 2020, Khadijat was hired in a French primary school (école maternelle).


Jade – British

Now a student aid in a French school for two years, Jade completed her CAP Petite Enfance diploma with us in 2017.

Joey – British

Graduated with his CAP AEPE in 2018, Joey now works in a Bilingual primary school (école maternelle) in Paris.

Rachael – American

After being an au pair in France for four years, Rachael obtained her CAP Petite Enfance in 2019 and has since integrated into the administrative team of Le Répertoire de Gaspard.

“Through the classes provided by PICT, I was able to build on my existing childcare experience, especially with the practical lessons and internships in Parisian schools.”

– Jade, CAP AEPE Graduate 2017

Key Stats!


Training centres that conforms to CFA and DataDock requirements.

Long Training Programmes

  • 100 students per year
  • More than 50 000 training hours completed in 2020-21

Short Training Courses

  • 50 students
  • Almost 1000 training hours completed in 2020-21


According to a satisfaction survey from CAP AEPE 2019/20, 90% of the student were very satisfied with their formation and would recommend the training apprenticeship.

CAP Petite Enfance Pass Rate

  • More than 95% (since 2018)
  • Over 50% of these students were French beginners when they started the course!

DELF/DALF French Language Exams Pass Rate

100% in 2020/2021

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