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Make outdoors an integral part of the early experiences for infants and toddlers. In this 2-day course, you will gain knowledge and confidence in facilitating purposeful and enjoyable outdoor experiences. Find out how you can tap on natural and made-made spaces within the immediate environment of your infant care facility.

 

From playgrounds to community spaces, you can explore art, music, and more with the little ones anywhere. You will also learn to conduct benefit-risk assessment and explore risk management strategies, based on potential hazards and risks.

 

Note: In-person lessons for this course will resume for the upcoming intakes. This is subject to prevailing COVID-19 measures implemented by the government. Should there be any changes, students will be notified at least 1 week to the commencement of the respective intakes.

Learning Outcomes

Learners will be equipped with the knowledge and skills in the following:    

  • Design and facilitate meaningful outdoor learning activities for infants and toddlers (birth to 2).

  • Develop strategies of getting infants and toddlers outdoors and learn through play, exploration and discovery. 

  • Develop confidence in educarers’ immediate vicinity to plan, enhance and extend learning experiences.  

Entry Requirements

This course is for individuals who are ECDA-certified as EY1/EY2 educarers.

Course Assessment Requirements

Applicants are required to observe and implement an activity with a child/small group of children. Should you have concerns about meeting this assessment requirement due to school holidays, you may consider alternative intakes that do not fall within the holiday period.

Upon Graduation

Upon completion of the course, you will be awarded a Certificate of Attainment from National Institute of Early Childhood Development (NIEC) and Early Childhood Development Agency (ECDA).

Course Schedule

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Duration

Day & Time

Course Start & End Date

Campus

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14 hours

19 Aug 2022: 9am - 5pm 20 Aug 2022: 9am - 5pm

19-Aug-2022
20-Aug-2022

NIEC (NP)

19-Jul-2022

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Duration

Day & Time

Campus

Upcoming Intakes

14 hours

Days 1 - 2: 9am - 5pm

NIEC (NP)

Jun, Aug 2022

Please note:

  • Course schedule and venue are subject to changes. NIEC reserves the right to reschedule/cancel any programme and amend information without prior notice. 
  • Classes will only commence if the minimum class size is met. A confirmation email will be sent to you at least 3 weeks before course commencement.

Have questions? Talk to us!
(Mon - Fri, 9am - 4pm)

Ms Eunice Goei
Email: Eunice_GOEI@niec.edu.sg

Phone: 6887 9537