Course details

NZ Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care Level 4 - Online
NZQF Level 4

About the course

Want to help shape New Zealand’s future? Then choose a career that develops the minds and talents of our children. Study Early Childhood Level 4 at Ignite Colleges! This course is tailored for home based educators with many practical components that can be woven into your daily practices.

You will cover: NZ Early Childhood Education and Care framework – Te Whariki, ECE socio-cultural theories, Health and safety, First aid for young children, ECE legislation and regulatory requirements, Communication and leadership skills, Treaty of Waitangi and its relevance to ECE.


Entry requirements

If you are 16 years or older, this programme will equip you with the knowledge and skills to work effectively as an early childhood educator.

About the provider

Want a career you can feel proud of? Seeking a brighter future for yourself and your family?

At Ignite Colleges we dream big. And we’re here to help you dream big too! We’ll give you the knowledge, practical skills and guidance you need to kick-start your career with our hands-on, relevant training in Hospitality, Cookery, Early Childhood, Healthcare, Freight & Logistics, Pre Police & Defence Force Training and Security. We also offer Maths & English to help you take the next step in your career or study. Whatever direction you are heading, we’ve got you covered!

Our inspiring tutors come direct from industry. They know what you need to succeed and will make sure you graduate with the right skills and qualifications to get a great job. Choose Ignite and hit the ground running in your chosen industry.