Is my Early Childhood Education (ECE) Diploma equivalent to any AQ courses? Ontario College of Teachers September 09, 2022 19:46 Updated No. The Early Childhood Education Diploma will not lead to an equivalency for an AQ. Related articles I just completed my teacher education program and I want to take an Additional Qualification (AQ). I’m not yet an Ontario Certified Teacher. Can I take an AQ course now? If I taught in another country and would like to teach in Ontario, what do I need to do? Where do I go to obtain a Criminal Record Check Report? Is my Early Childhood Education (ECE) Diploma equivalent to any AQ courses? Will the Temporary Certificate automatically be converted into a General Certificate of Qualification and Registration (CQR)? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.