Thekwini College of Education

Thekwini College of Education

National N Diploma: Educare N4 – N6

This Qualification will enable recipients of this Qualification to facilitate the all-round development of young children in a manner that is sensitive to culture and individual needs (including special needs), and enable them to provide quality early childhood development services for children in a variety of contexts, including community-based services, ECD centres, at home and in institutions

What will I Learn


  • Day Care Personnel Development N4
  • Educare Didactics:  Theory and Practical N4
  • Education N4
  • Child Health N4

  • Entrepreneurship & Business Management N4
  • Day Care Communication N5
  • Educare Didactics:  Theory and Practical N5
  • Educational Psychology N5

  • Day Care Management N6
  • Day Care Communication N6
  • Educare Didactics:  Theory and Practical N6
  • Educational Psychology N6
See Also ->  Purpose

What is the minimum entrance requirements
A year end school report for Grade 12

Each level takes 6 Months full time to complete (total of 18 months to complete the theory) and then 18 months practical. Generally it takes 3 years to qualify for a National Diploma.