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Get a National Diploma in Educare accredited by the Department of Higher Education

Educare

With an Educare qualification, you will acquire the skills to run a creche and look after children under the age of 6. This course is a great kickstarter for a career in the Educare sector, and gives a baseline introduction into Early Childhood Development. 

It equips you with the basic skills of professional childcare and prepares you for further study in the field.

DURATION

6 months per certificate

You will be required to complete at least 3 certificates (N4—N6) to get your National Diploma.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENT

Matric Certificate

You are required to have a matric equivalent qualification to study this course.

START DATE

That's up to YOU

You can start in January, March, May, July, September, or November.
  • DURATION


    6 Months Per Certificate

    You will be required to complete at least 3 certificates (N4—N6) to get your National Diploma.

  • MINIMUM REQUIREMENT


    Matric Certificate

    You are required to have a matric equivalent qualification to study this course.

  • START DATE


    That's up to YOU

    You can start in January, March, May, July, September, or November.

    What will you learn?

    Education:

    The Educare course students learn how to work with children at all levels of development. They are trained to offer positive, progressive, impactful mental stimulation to children of all age groups.

    Art Expressive Studies Educare Didactics:

    This subject explains the effect that outside stimuli such as colour, acoustics & texture has on a child’s brain development. The course content will discuss the needs of the staff at a day care centre; and the role and responsibilities of the caregiver.

    Child Health:

    The Child Health module will summarise the role of the educarer in the handling of infections and diseases. Students will be shown the various measures of protection they will need to ensure in an active working environment.

    Day Care Personnel Development:

    This section of the course will explain the role of day care in communities in South Africa with reference to the Bill of Rights, Early Childhood Development (ECD) programmes, and diverse communities with specific needs.

    Whats included?

    Unlimited Data

    Learn online anywhere and at any time on our Distance Learning program with unlimited data. No textbooks needed. No data needed!

    Access dedicated Digital Learning Labs with fast and reliable internet speeds!

    Ongoing Support

    Weekly video classes with your lecturers.

    Ongoing technical and administrative support from Dedicated Academic Coaches.

    This course includes

    • Skills Recognition Technology


      Advanced skills recognition technology that tracks your skills to match it with the relevant employers.

    • Personal Tutors Support


      Our tutors offer direct and personal support to all learners. This allows us to gain an in-depth understanding of any challenges you may have, and work with you to find solutions.

    • Data Plan


      Learn online with unlimited data. NO TEXTBOOKS NEEDED, NO DATA NEEDED! Access our Distance Learning Programs dedicated learning labs with fast and reliable internet.

    • Accredited Content


      All courses are accredited by the department of higher education.

      Skills Recognition Technology

      Advanced skills recognition technology that tracks your skills to match it with the relevant employers.

      Data Plan

      Learn online with unlimited data. NO TEXTBOOKS NEEDED, NO DATA NEEDED! Access our Distance Learning Programs dedicated learning labs with fast and reliable internet.

      Personal Tutors Support

      Our tutors offer direct and personal support to all learners. This  allows us to gain an in-depth understanding of any challenges you may have, and work with you to find solutions.

      Accredited Content

      All courses are accredited by the department of higher education.

      Meet Your Support Team

      Bongiwe Zanazo

      Bongiwe Zanazo is qualified in both Office Practice and Project Management. Her practical work experience was gained in the Education, Retail and Financial industries. Bongiwe's sole focus is on giving students the best possible distance learning experience. Her responsibilities include student mentoring, monitoring and intervention. She encourages students to set high, but attainable goals.

      Nolukholo Dayile

      Nolukholo Dayile is a B.Tech degree in Quality Management graduate, and has a qualification in Fashion. Most of her career was spent in Quality Management in the Education Industry. As a Student Coach, she provides assistance to Distance Learning students to problem-solve any academic related issues. Her responsibilities include student mentoring, monitoring and intervention.

      Get an accredited qualification with ongoing support and employment opportunities after you graduate.

      Success is yours - You won't even need data.

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