Introduction to Early Childhood Education and Care

Gain foundational knowledge in early childhood education and ensure a safe, engaging environment

About this Program

This is an entry certificate that aims at introducing learners to essential foundational knowledge and a basic understanding of how to care for infants, toddlers and young children in a professional and responsible manner. It is its ultimate goal to offer the possibility for those practitioners caring for children to improve their basic understanding of childcare through knowledge and training -while also improving their professional prospects.

This program Includes

30 hours of Learning

Entry Level

Expert Guidance and Support

Case Studies and Real-world Applications

Program Benefits

For the Introduction to Early Childhood Education and Care Certificate, benefits include:

Foundation Knowledge

Gain foundational knowledge in early childhood education and care.

Health and Safety

Learn best practices for health, hygiene, and safety in early childhood programs.

Engaging Environments

Create secure and stimulating learning environments for young children.

Flexible Learning

Enjoy self-paced learning that fits your schedule and career goals.

This Program is for You If


You're Interested in Early Childhood Careers:

This program is ideal if you’re looking to start working with young children and want to learn the fundamentals.


You Seek Knowledge in Child Care Essentials:

Perfect for those wanting to understand health, safety, and protection, along with setting up educational environments for children.


You Prefer Flexible Learning:

Suitable if you value the ability to learn at your own pace, with online access to course materials.

Who Should Take this Program

Support assistants in early childhood settings

Nannies and child-minders

Parents and

Adults responsible for children's care

What You Will Learn

Program Outline 

This program consists of the following courses:
Unit 1: Healthy Practices in Early Childhood Programs
Unit 2: Safety in Early Childhood Program Environment
Unit 3: Emergency Preparedness in Childhood Centers
Unit 4: Learning Environments for Early Childhood Programs
Unit 5: Nutrition in the Early Years


For assessment in this program, you will follow these steps:


Age Requirement:

Applicants must be at least 19 years old.

Educational Requirements:

There are no educational requirements for this course.

Technical Skills:

Basic proficiency in computer use, including internet navigation, email, and document creation, is essential for completing course requirements.

Your Success Team

Upon enrollment in this program, you’ll receive continuous support from our personal tutors and student support team. They’ll be available to address any questions, queries, or concerns you may have. Whether you need advice or guidance, our team is here to assist you every step of the way. Additionally, through your written assignments, our personal tutors will provide valuable feedback and tips to help you improve your grades and achieve your maximum potential.

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program suits your goal


Arabian Child is a leading teacher training institute accredited by International UK awarding bodies and local regulatory authorities. Arabian Child has offices in Boston, Dubai, Bahrain, Riyadh and Oman offering 120 programs from 15 years to more than 14,000 learners.

CACHE (the Council for Awards in Care, Health and Education) is the UK’s leading sector specialist in health, care and education and is now a trademark owned by NCFE. CACHE has developed qualifications of excellence for over 70 years to more than 1,000 UK-based and overseas delivery partners.

The Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) is responsible for the growth, direction and quality of private education and learning in Dubai.

Global Childhood Academy (GCA) is a global online learning platform. GCA is one of the world’s top platforms that serves the best training providers from around the world.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Arabian Child is a leading teacher training institute accredited by International UK awarding bodies and local regulatory authorities. Arabian Child has offices in Boston, Dubai, Bahrain, Riyadh and Oman offering 120 programs from 15 years to more than 14,000 learners.

To learn more about Arabian Child, visit our website here.

This program is designed for those working with young children as; support assistants, administrators, cleaners, nannies, child-minders. It is also suitable for parents, baby-sitters and all adults who have children under their care.

You have 1 month or 30 days to complete this program. Guided learning hours are set at 30, this is based on the average amount of time taken to achieve this qualification, over an average completion period of a month.

Learners must have an appropriate level of reading, writing, and communication skills.

Learners must be able to surf the internet, send and receive emails and complete work using a computer.

In order to achieve this certificate, the learner must complete the following:

1. Quiz: Learner will complete a quiz consisting of multiple-choice questions.

2. Workbook: Learner will also receive a workbook that includes written assignments, reflective activities.

*Please note that learner must achieve a minimum of 70% score to pass this unit.

rse is offered in various modes, including online learning and blended options, providing flexibility for learners to study at their own pace.

2. Registration fee of AED 500 or $ 136 US Dollars is non-refundable and non-transferable.

3. Course fees are inclusive of 5% VAT and registration fee.

4. Flexible payment options and promotions may be available  – please contact us by clicking here.

Start straight away and join a global classroom of learners.

We are an online course provider, and learners from anywhere in the world can enroll on our courses using an internet-connected device.

Course will be delivered digitally through the GCA (Global Childhood Academy) learning platform.

This course cost is AED 550 or $150 US Dollars including registration fee, VAT and e-certificate. To get Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) attestation additional cost applies.

All our training programs are accredited by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) UAE. Learner can request certificate attestation upon completion at an additional cost.

Yes, you will receive a Digital Certificate after completing the course.

Learners are required to check the regulatory or governing body in-country to ensure they meet requirements for becoming a licensed early childhood teacher. Our recommendations are based on the experience of graduating thousands of teachers in the last 15 years.

Course fees inclusive of 5% VAT, registration fee, and e-certificate.

Course fee is non-refundable and non-transferable.

Please click here to register and you be receiving an invoice to make the payment and start the course.

Not sure if this course is for you? Talk to us. Our career experts will help guide on the best learning options that meet your future career and personal goals.

You can call us at +97144356933, WhatsApp +971552938706 or email with any questions or inquiries.

About Arabian Child

Arabian Child stands as a reputable training institute, accredited and endorsed by government authorities and esteemed employers alike. With a track record of producing competent graduates and over 16 years of international experience, there’s no better choice to invest your time and money. Join thousands of successful graduates who have entrusted us with their education and career advancement.

Why learn with us?

Internationally Accredited

Recognized by KHDA (UAE) and TVTC (Saudi Arabia), showcasing our commitment to quality and excellence.

Personal expert support

1-to-1 tutor support on all courses every step of the way.


With partnerships in over 480 centers, our practices are backed by extensive research and hands-on experience.

How You’ll Learn

Modular Approach

Courses divided into weekly modules for manageable learning.

Flexible Material Access

Study materials tailored to chosen mode: self-study, live online, or classroom-based.

Interactive Learning

Engage with peers in live sessions or classroom settings.

Real-world Application

Explore and apply concepts through real-world examples.

Practical Implementation

Apply learning directly in your teaching environment.

Technical Requirements

Need an online learning platform account, a Google account, and an email for course completion.

Why learn with us?

Step 01
Application Form

Register by completing the online application form.

Step 02
Application Screening

Your application will be reviewed to determine if it is a fit with the program.

Step 03
Join the Program

If approved, you will receive an offer for the upcoming cohort. Secure your seat by paying the fee.

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