Training is conducted in the vernacular by our team of community beneficiaries who have been upskilled to SETA accredited Facilitator & Assessor level

Further Education & Training Certificate: Early Childhood Development

SAQA Qualification ID: 58761
NQF Level 4

This full qualification is accredited through the ETDP SETA and will enable recipients to facilitate the all-round development of young children in a manner that is sensitive to culture and individual needs and enable them to provide quality early childhood development services for children in a variety of contexts, including community-based services, ECD Centers, and other children related institutions.

Who should participate?

  • ECD Practitioners in ECD Centers
  • Day Mothers
  • Community-based organisation practitioners working with children

Learners of this qualification will be able to:

  • Plan and prepare for Early Childhood Development.
  • Facilitate and monitor the development of babies, toddlers and young children.
  • Provide care and support to babies, toddlers and young children.
  • Facilitate Life Skills, Literacy and Numeracy Learning Programmes in the Grade R – Reception year.

Practitioners will generally carry out their role under supervision and with the support of designed programmes. This qualification will provide a means for formal recognition of those who are already practicing in the field, but without qualifications, as well as for those who wish to enter the field.

Find out more about ECD level 4 training