Certificate in Early Years Care and Education

Course Overview

The Certificate in Early Years Care and Education program offered by Asian College of Teachers is a comprehensive course designed for both aspiring as well as working teachers. This 4 months online self-paced program with its compact course material on early childhood education will help you to get well equipped on developmental, psychological, and cognitive aspects of young learners. With its practical approach to teaching and learning, you can sharpen your teaching skills and adapt to 21st century teaching with effectiveness.


ACT extends an opportunity to few more relevant teaching skills in the field of education with a range of specialized programs. To name a few Classroom Management, Grammar & Phonology, and Educational Management.

These specialization courses allow the trainees to expand their knowledge to ensure they have a broader comprehension of the teaching methods and techniques. Aspiring candidates can choose any specialization according to their own preferences and future plans.

Entry Requirements and Course Fee

  • Both aspiring and existing teachers can apply for this course
  • The minimum qualification requirement is 10 + 2
  • Certificate program in online mode is available at a reasonable price Rs 11,210 INR * (Inclusive of all taxes)
  • Meritorious students can opt for scholarship options upon consideration

Teaching and Learning Modes

  • The certificate course can be availed in online and distance modes
  • The program lasts for a maximum of up to 4 months covering 60 hours
  • It can be pursued from any part of the world
  • Completion of the course can be done in the fast track mode (optional)

Candidates with reasonable knowledge about computers and familiar with the use of internet can apply for the online mode.


  • Phase 1: Introduction
  • Phase 2: Educational Psychology
  • Phase 3: Stages of Development
  • Phase 4: Importance of Play

ACT Admission and Support

  • Admission process at ACT is flexible, simple, and easy
  • Candidates can opt for any online payment scheme
  • Application form can be submitted online
  • ACT's admission department contact trainees via mail or telephone
  • Course fee can be paid by opting for payment method of choice - debit/credit card or by depositing cash, cheque, or demand draft in ACT's bank account
  • Online programs are accompanied by total support from the accomplished tutors
  • Online videos and reference materials are also provided for additional support
  • All queries can be emailed and the chatting option is available between 10am and 6pm

Career Opportunities

The rising demand for early childhood educators across the globe has made it evident that the scope for teachers is abundant globally. Trainees upon successful completion of their course are meant to experience several job opportunities in the relevant field. ACT's Early Years Care and education (EYCE) ensures trainees with a strong foundation in their teaching career. You can teach children up to 5 years of age and also can become:

  • Preschool and Kindergarten teacher
  • Early childhood curriculum developer
  • Course coordination
  • Center coordinator at preschool/daycare
  • Consultant associate with preschools

The program is suitable for not just early childhood teachers/educators but anyone connected or shares professions close to child’s nutrition and early childhood care.

Certification & Accreditation

  • The candidates will receive a globally recognized certificate from Asian College of Teachers
  • Accreditation Service for International Schools, Colleges and Universities (ASIC) a member of British Quality Foundation, has accredited Asian College of Teachers (ACT)
  • All ACT courses are accredited by International Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (QAHE)
  • ACT is an organizational member of Childhood Education International (CEI)
  • ACT is an institutional member of The Association for Early Childhood Education & Development (AECED)
  • ACT holds membership of European Association for International Education (EAIE)
  • All ACT courses are endorsed by NCC, an awarding organisation and a global provider of British education
  • The prestigious Education Quality Accreditation Commission (EQAC) has accredited Asian College of Teachers (ACT) that has met all the standards set by this Commission

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