Early Childhood Development Practioner

Registration: 97542
NQF: 4
Cost: R28 000Duration: 1 Yr

Course info:

An Early Childhood Development Practitioner plans and prepares early childhood activities, facilitates and mediates learning, observes and assesses the progress of children, and reflects on learning in an inclusive, play-based environment to support holistic development of children (from conception – school going) in different centre-based or non-centre based settings.

A qualified learner will be able to:

Plan and prepare broad-phase learning environment and stimulating activities that meet the holistic needs of all children in centre-based or non-centre-based settings. Facilitate and mediate all aspects of the daily programme in a centre-based or non-centre based setting.Observe, assess and record each child’s progress according to the age and stage. Compile a report of each child’s progress. Maintain and promote the well-being, health, nutrition, safety and protection of children.

Entry Requirements:

  • National Certificate Vocational (NCV) at NQF Level 3. Or
  • Any other NQF Level 3 qualification.