Early Childhood Care and Education 5M2009

This course equips learners with qualification required to work in Early Years Education or in crèche/playgroup settings. There is the option of doing stand-alone modules or completing all eight modules to work towards a major award in Early Childhood Care and Education. To achieve the overall major award learners must complete 120 hours of placement in a registered childcare setting

Module Starting Day
Child Development Sept. 2019 Monday
Early Childhood Education & Play Sept, 2019 Wednesday
Early Childhood Care & Education Practice Jan. 2020 Monday
Work Experience Jan. 2020 Wednesday
Creative Arts for Early Childhood Sept. 2020 Monday
Children with Additional Needs Sept. 2020 Wednesday
Team Working Jan. 2021 Monday
Child Health and Well-Being Jan. 2021 Wednesday

Each module 6:30-9:30pm for 14 weeks

Enrolment Criteria

Leaving Certificate or equivalent

If learners do not have leaving certificate or equivalent, they will have to do an assessment

Learners need to secure work experience in a registered childcare setting.

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