For Existing Early Childhood Educators

Deepen Your Skills

Learning never ends for early childhood educators. Whether you are looking to progress to leadership roles or gain new skills to be better teachers for our little ones, we have a range of courses for you!

 

Certificates

 

Post-Diplomas

 

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Courses

Clock in your CPD hours with these courses, which can help you acquire new capabilities or strengthen current skills!

Outdoor Learning Series

 

Birth to 3

 

Classroom Management Series

 

Personal Mastery

 

Social Emotional Development Series

 

Short Courses

 

Sectoral Leadership

 

Working with Families

 

Others

 

户外学习系列

 

0-3岁婴幼儿

 

课堂管理系列

 

领导力

 

自我超越

 

其他

Skills-Based Modular Courses (SBMC) and Professional Development Programme (PDP)

Skills-Based Modular Courses (SBMC) provide learners with flexible, bite-sized and targeted learning options. These courses help you gain or deepen relevant skills and knowledge; and customise your learning according to your needs and interests. 

 

Applicants under ECDA's Professional Development Programme for Teachers [PDP(T)] may apply for modular courses under the Advanced Diploma in Early Childhood Leadership (ADECL) and Specialist Diploma in Early Childhood Learning Support (SDELS). 

 

Learn more information on SBMC and PDP.

 

See all course intakes at a glance

Plan for the year ahead. Download the full schedule for all courses.

 

Funding Information
Existing EC educators may qualify for certain financial schemes for course fee payment. Find out which financial schemes are available for you.

 

For Preschool Operators

Looking for courses to train your teachers?

We are here to support your training needs. Work with us to provide professional development opportunities for your staff, so they can take on enlarged responsibilities and build new capabilities.

 

We can customise short courses or conduct dedicated runs for selected courses to meet your needs. Contact us to enquire.

 

Place-and-Train Programme

The Professional Conversion Programme (PCP) and Place-and-Train (PnT) programme allow you to address your manpower needs quickly. Under the programme, you can hire mid-careerists with no prior experience in early childhood education.

 

These employees will spend part of their working hours attending classes at our campuses. You will also receive salary support from Workforce Singapore (WSG) on their salaries.

 

Find out more about the eligibility criteria here:

 

You may visit these job portals to post job openings that are available at your centre:

 

NIEC Courses offered under the Place and Train Programme

Teach children aged 0 – 3 years old (EY2 certification)

 

Teach children aged 18 months – 6 years old (L2 certification)