Early Childhood Education

Do you have a genuine interest in working with young children and babies? Then this course will give you an introduction to the education and care of young children in early childhood education settings.

Students will develop the skills to communicate with young children, understand child development, know about early childhood education services and contribute to safe practices and a safe environment for children in an Early Childhood Education situation.

Students will gain credits at NCEA Levels 2 and 3. This course leads to employment as a nanny or in a care centre, tertiary qualifications in Early Childhood Education and other training such as Bachelor of Nursing.