This Independent Institute of Education (IIE) qualification allows you to start your career in teaching and facilitation in Early Childhood Education (birth to 4 years).
WHAT YOU CAN BECOME
After completion, IIE graduates can work as Early Childhood Practitioners or Assistant Practitioners in either the private or the public Early Childhood environment. Students who wish to pursue a degree or diploma in education e.g. BEd can undertake this IIE Higher Certificate as an access route for further studies.
SKILLS YOU WILL DEVELOP
Students of this qualification will gain the knowledge, skills and applied competencies identified by education experts as critical for employees to enter the world of work as Early Childhood Education.
TIME NEEDED TO COMPELTE YOUR QUALIFICATION
Full time: This is a one-year full-time qualification offered by The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE). Full-time lectures take place during the day on weekdays at the following campuses: Braamfontein, Pretoria CBD, Cape Town and Durban.
THE WEIGHT YOUR QUALIFICATION CARRIES
This Higher Certificate is accredited by the Council on Higher Education (CHE) and is registered by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) as a 133-credit qualification on Level 5 (SAQA ID No: 104532). On successful completion you will receive an IIE Higher Certificate in Early Childhood Care and Education from The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE), the leading registered private provider of higher education in South Africa.