WSQ Advanced Certificate in Early Years

Provided by Asian International College


Awarded by Skillsfuture Singapore Agency

Course introduction



The WSQ Advanced Certificate in Early Years (ACEY) is a required professional qualification for an educarer working with children aged 2 months to 3 years.


At the end of the course, students will be able to:

  • Learn an overview of the history and theories behind early childhood care and education
  • Understand various domains and stages of development for children from birth to 3 years as these must be portrayed in the context of work experience of educarers to help them reflect, assess and improve their current practices.
  • Have a more in-depth understanding of the guiding principles, outcomes and sub-outcomes of the Early Years Development Framework (EYDF).
  • Apply and implement the suggested practices stated in the EYDF in their work with young children and families.
  • Equip with necessary skills and practical knowledge to plan and implement programmes, curriculum and environments for the following age groups:
    • Infants (2 to 18 months)
    • Toddlers (Above 18 to 30 months)
    • Nursery children (Above 30 to 36 months)
  • Equip with the skills to engage in reflective practice
  • Equip with relevant skills to work collaboratively with colleagues, parents and families, as well as key stakeholders in the community to support children’s care, learning and development

Fees & Funding

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