Course SOF17 - Early Care and Education Practice
Duration 10 Weeks
Cost €265.00
Night Monday 6.00pm - 9.30pm



Learning Outcomes


Learners will be able to:


  1. Explain the historical development of the ECCE sector in Ireland
  2. Outline relevant legislation, policies, practices and procedures pertaining to ECCE provision
  3. Explain the importance of self awareness and effective interpersonal skills in an ECCE setting
  4. Explain the rights of the child in the context of an ECCE setting
  5. Communicate effectively with children, families and colleagues
  6. Implement practices and activities to promote equality and value diversity in an ECCE setting
  7. Implement administration and operational procedures in an ECCE setting to include daily logs, routines and record keeping
  8. Participate effectively in team work in an ECCE setting
  9. Implement care and education routines with children in the ECCE setting
  10. Maintain a quality ECCE environment that complies with relevant regulations and standards
  11. Reflect on personal strengths and weaknesses when working with children, families and team members.

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