Child Day Care Courses

Our Child Day Care Courses teach you all about how to care for young ones. Have the opportunity to see the world through their eyes and make a lasting impression on their lives.
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Child Day Care

Child Day Care: Comprehensive Certificate

With our Child Day Care Comprehensive Certificate you will learn how different elements have an impact on a child’s growth and development. Make an impact on their lives.

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Child Day Care: Certificate Course

With our Child Day Care: Certificate Course you will play an important part in little children’s growth and development, and learn how to take care of them.

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Child Day Care: Short Course Certificate

The Child Day Care Short Course sets the foundation for you and your career. Learn about diversity in early childhood, growth and development, and more.

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Have you always had a love for children? Does the idea of singing nursery rhymes and finger painting sound like your idea of a perfect working day? Well then you should enrol in our Child Day Care Courses. It’s as easy as 123!

Benefits of Studying a Child Day Care Course

By now it’s clear you are passionate about children. You enjoy their curiosity, endless energy and the way they always seem to laugh from their bellies. Now you can take the next step and gain the skills to accompany your love for these young ones. Here’s how a course in child care can benefit you:

Have a Fun and Rewarding Career

Our courses will help you land a career in child care. Being part of the lives of growing children can be very exciting! Here is a chance to help them learn, play and make new friends. You can have a front row seat to witness so many of their firsts. Be the one to give them gold stars every time they make progress and see the genuine smiles on their little faces.

Learn how to Take Care of Children

Even if you have a nurturing personality, you can’t be expected to naturally know the ins and outs of caring for children. With us, you can learn the proper way to look after little ones. Gain knowledge on how to give them the best opportunity for growth and development.

Increase Your Knowledge

Parents and daycare employers want to know that the person they are hiring is able to do the job. A skills-based course in Child Day Care will help plump up your CV and make your application look more attractive to potential employers. With the appropriate skills, you can show them you are the right person to hire.

Start Your own Business

The idea of being your own boss and calling all the shots is exciting. You can contribute to your community by providing excellent child care services. Take a step further to make this dream a reality by enrolling in our course today!

Skills You’ll Gain From A Child Day Care Course

Our courses are designed to teach you all the skills you need to have a successful career in this field. With the proper skills, you’ll be able to combine your passion for children with your knowledge to give them the headstart they need. Explore some of what we can offer you:

Knowledge of Child Development

As a Child Day Care Facilitator, you are responsible for the building blocks of a child’s academic and social development. Understanding how children grow and learn at each age will make you better at deciding which activities will be best for them. 

First Aid

The most important part of your job will be to keep the little ones safe. With this particular course, you will learn basic First Aid procedures so you can be prepared for any emergency. If you would like more in-depth training, you can enrol in one of our First Aid Courses.

Improve Your Communication

A strong ability to communicate makes the world of difference in any working environment. Learning good communication also helps build positive relationships between parents, staff and children.             

Office Management 

This is an excellent subject to help prepare you for the day-to-day running of a business. Here you will learn how to listen actively, manage office expense accounts as well as assess employees. Perfect for the budding entrepreneur.

A young woman using the skills gained at our Child Day Care courses holding a rubber duck with one hand and feeding a baby with the other. Study our Child Day Care Courses

Our Child Day Care Courses

We offer high quality courses so you can take your career to the next level. We want to provide you with all the knowledge you need to take care of precious little ones.

There are three Child Day Care Courses available:

Entry Requirements

The best part about this course is that you don’t even need a matric certificate. Our Child Day Care Courses are all provider programmes put together by our course experts. You only need to know how to read and write in English. 

Where to Study Child Care in South Africa

Distance learning flips the idea of traditional education on its head. With this style of learning, there are no face-to-face classes. This means you can do our Child Day Care Course from the comfort of your own home. Study flexibly and manage your time the way you want to. 

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Is Child Day Care the Right Course for me?

Taking care of children is a very big responsibility. Before you decide to enrol in a child day care course, you have to decide whether this career is suitable for you. Here is a list to help you with your decision-making process: 

  • You should love spending time with children and get along well with them.
  • Be a reliable and responsible individual.
  • It is important that you are friendly and patient at all times.
  • You should have a caring and nurturing personality.
  • Being good at planning and organising is essential.

If this sounds like you in a nutshell, then a career in child care is practically made for you!

Career Options

With this course, you will have a wide range of Child Care jobs at your fingertips. This field is quite flexible. You can decide if you want to work abroad or in the heart of your community. 

  • Nanny – These individuals care for babies and children in their homes. Some nannies may also be required to do household chores.
  • Daycare Assistant – Help teachers with duties such as feeding, changing nappies and putting children down for naps. 
  • Au-Pair – Take your child care skills overseas! Provide child care services to families while having the opportunity to experience new countries. 
  • Daycare Owner – Provide a fun, educational space for working parents to safely leave their children during the day. 
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