Award Aim: The purpose of this award is to enable the learner to acquire the knowledge, skill and competence to work as an autonomous practitioner and or take responsibility for the work of others in leading and coordinating the provision of a quality early childhood care and education environment which promotes children’s well-being, development and learning.
Participant Profile: Major award is suitable for those who require a formal qualification and skills to work in a childcare capacity.
Duration: Classroom – 4 days (usually 1 day per week) in a classroom setting. Learners will be required to complete work outside of class time.
Distance Learning – Commence at a time suits you and work at your own pace. Full tutor support available throughout.
Status: Mandatory Minor component
Credit Value: 120 credits in Early Childhood Care & Education Level 6 6M2007
This award was developed through the Common Award System. QQI has validated this programme for Barrow Training who has full approval from QQI to deliver. The total credit value required for this certificate is 120. This will be achieved by completing the following awards where each component is worth 15 credits:
Mandatory Components that must be completed include:
- Child Development 6N1942
- Early Childhood Curriculum 6N1944
- Childhood Social, Legal & Health Studies 6N1945
- Work Practice 6N1947
- Communications 6N1950
Elective Components include:
- Child Psychology 6N2023
- Early Learning Environment 6N1933
- Equality & Diversity in Childcare 6N1974
- Supervision In Early Childhood Care 6N1973
- Team Leadership 6N1948
Full QQI Level 5/6 Childcare Course Online
Special Price of €949
Individual Modules €245
Easy pay instalments of 6X €199
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