National diploma - educare (N4-N6)
If you enjoy working with children and shaping young minds, then this could be a suitable career for you. If you have a passion for children’s education and psychology and are excited about creating interesting, stimulating fun activities for children, this programme would suit you.
People who complete this diploma may apply for the following positions:
- Pre-school teacher
- Au Pair
- Child care assistant
- Day care manager
This programme progresses through three levels. Each level takes place over one semester (6 months). After completing each semester successfully, you are eligible for a national certificate on that level. We recommend continuing through all three levels in order to qualify for the National Diploma.
The National Diploma requires graduates to work for 18 months or 2000 hours before they are entitled to receive the highly respected diploma.