Higher Certificate: Early Childhood Development

SAQA ID. 64649
NQF level: 5
Minimum Credits: 120
ETDP SETA Qualification
Duration: 12 months (1 year)

Course overview

This course is suitable for those seek to start a career in Education, Training and Development within Early Childhood Development (ECD). This qualification equips candidates with the necessary skills and knowledge requires preparing for early childhood development, providing care for children and monitoring their development

Career Fields: What are the career opportunities available after completing this qualification?

  • Caregiver
  • ECD Practitioner
  • ECD Entrepreneur

What are the entry requirements for this qualification?

English language at NQF 4 /Grade 12 or equivalent.
Mathematical Literacy at NQF 4 /Grade 12 or equivalent.
A South African second language at NQF 4 /Grade 12 or equivalent.

How long does it take for me to complete this qualification?

12 months/1 year

What is this course’s accreditation status?

This qualification is accredited by ETDP SETA