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This course enables learners to understand how they can provide an environment that is safe for young children, and manage their nutrition, health, hygiene and safety needs.

 

Note: This course will be conducted via online learning until further notice.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of the course, learners will gain the skills and knowledge to:

  • Identify measures to keep children safe by providing a safe environment, promoting safe practices and managing incidents.

  • Identify and manage common childhood illnesses, and apply measures for infection control.

  • Explain nutritional needs of children and the teacher’s role in promoting healthy eating habits.

Entry Requirements

This course is for individuals who meet the following criteria: 

  • Currently employed in a childcare centre licensed with ECDA.

  • Currently attending an ECDA-recognised certificate or diploma course OR have completed an ECDA-recognised certificate or diploma in early childhood care and education.

Upon Graduation

Upon completion of the course, you will be awarded a Certificate of Attainment from the National Institute of Early Childhood Development (NIEC) and Early Childhood Development Agency (ECDA).

Course Schedule

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Duration

Day & Time

Course Start & End Date

Campus

Apply By

15 hours

29 Jul 2021: 9am - 5.30pm 30 Jul: 9am - 5.30pm

29-Jul-2021
30-Jul-2021

NIEC (City)

29-May-2021

Open For Application Soon

Duration

Day & Time

Campus

Upcoming Intakes

15 hours

To be available

NIEC (City)

Jul 2021

Please note:

  • Course schedule and venue are subject to changes. NIEC reserves the right to reschedule/cancel any programme and amend information without prior notice. 
  • Classes will only commence if the minimum class size is met. A confirmation email will be sent to you at least 3 weeks before course commencement.

Before You Apply

Prepare the following documents:

  1. Certificates (ECDA-recognised certificate or diploma course OR have completed an ECDA-recognised certificate or diploma in early childhood care and education)
  2. NRIC
  3. Employment letter/Sponsorship letter

Have questions? Talk to us!
(Mon - Fri, 9am - 4pm)

Ms Eunice Goei
Email: Eunice_GOEI@niec.edu.sg

Phone: 6904 2620

 

Ms Jacqueline Yik
Email: YIK_Bee_Li@niec.edu.sg
Phone: 6904 2622