NZ2850 New Zealand Certificate in Early Childhood Education & Care (Level 4)

If you have a passion to care for and work with babies and young children, the New Zealand Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 4) could be the first step towards a rewarding career.

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The New Zealand Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 4) course is accredited by the New Zealand Qualification Authority (NZQA) and is a nationally recognised qualification.

On completion of the course you will be able to:

  • Begin a career as a qualified home-based early childhood educator.
  • Be employed as an ECE support worker in an early childhood education centre, session leader or organiser in specific ECE contexts such as parent-led services or playgroups including Pasifika and Māori.
  • Pursue further study in the ECE sector, such as a Diploma of Teaching.

Regardless of where you’re at with your early childhood career, this course will build on your knowledge and enhance you career opportunities!

The Level 4 qualification is an online course – study where and when it suits you and enjoy the flexibility of 20 weeks of self-paced online learning.

You may be eligible for fees free - contact us directly to confirm your study options meet the fees-free criteria or apply for a student loan through StudyLink.

Click here to download the NZ Certificate in ECE & Care (Level 4) fact sheet.

Register your interest for 2021 now!

Semester One: 22 February 2021 - 9 July 2021
Semester Two: 26 July 2021 - 12 December 2021

Call 0800 626 643 to learn more about our Level 4 course.
*Conditions apply.