Do you have a passion for education and helping children? Our Childcare Courses will teach you the basics of child development. We have courses that will teach you about child psychology and first aid, and you can also learn about opening a day care or créche.
We Offer the Following Range of Childcare Courses:
Child Day Care Courses
Child Psychology Courses
Crèche Management Courses
First Aid Concepts Course
Educare (National Qualification)
Why is Childcare Important?
Experts say that the growth of a child happens before they start school. With childcare, you will teach children to get along with others. Childcare makes you feel good about making sure children grow up to be respectful and well behaved human beings.
Why Study Childcare?
Why should you study childcare? Many parents work full-time jobs. They need someone to take care of their children while they are at work. Child daycares will always be in demand. Here are more reasons why you should be studying childcare.
- Holding a childcare certificate will gain trust from those who would like to employ you.
- The courses will help you to care better for children.
- You will be witnessing how these mini-humans experience things for the first time in the world.
Careers and Salaries in Childcare
There are many careers possibilities when studying Childcare. Have a look at some of the careers and their salaries per year.
|Job Title||Salary per Year|
|Nanny or Au Pair||R53,478|
|Early Childhood Educator||R70,388|
|Preschool Teacher, (but not Special Education)||R85,467|
|Special Education Teacher, Preschool, Kindergarten, or Elementary School Salary||R118,979|
All information was correct and updated on 23 May 2019 on Payscale.
Study Your Childcare Course Through Distance Learning
In today’s fast-paced world, you have to learn to do more than one thing at the same time. Taking time off to finish your studies might be taking you away from work. It could leave you without having money or experience. At the same time, studies are equally as important. They give you the skills to be better and learn more. With distance learning, you can work and study.
Skills Academy is a distance learning college with accredited and non-accredited courses. If you need help with your studies, one of our expert tutors can assist you. You can also form part of an online study group and chat with other students doing the same subjects as you.
Why study with us?
Besides world-class student support and being able to work and study at the same time, we also have the following benefits:
- Free delivery to your door
- Affordable payment plans
- 30-day money back guarantee
- Open-entry courses
- Finish fast, pay less
Ready to start your career in Childcare?
Call us for free on 0800 39 00 27, and one of our friendly consultants will assist you. You can also complete our online registration form or chat to us on WhatsApp at 082 318 8892.
Last Updated: November 12, 2019