Early Childhood Care and Education QQI Level 6 (Evenings & Saturday) | 6M2007

Course modules

6N1942 Child Development
6N1944 Early Childhood Curriculum
6N1946 Work Experience
6N1949 Personal & Professional Development
6N1945 Childhood Social & Legal
6N1935 Literacy & Numeracy
6N2023 Child Psychology
6N1957 Special Needs Assisting

Part-time Evening /Saturday Course

Application now open for January 2022!

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Modules on offer this term:

Early Childhood Curriculum Early Childhood Curriculum (6N1944) QQI
Early Childhood Literacy And Numeracy Early Childhood Literacy & Numeracy (6N1935) QQI
Work Experience Work Experience (6N1946) QQI
Personal And Professional Development Personal & Professional Development (6N1949) QQI
Child Psychology Child Psychology (6N2023) QQI


Course Information

The aim of this course is to provide students with the necessary skills and qualification to work in a childcare environment in a supervisory capacity as a room leader.


The course is structured to provide students with a high standard of training and assessment leading to a recognised qualification as a room leader in a childcare facility. The course also provides students with the opportunity to pursue further or higher education and employment.

Entry Requirements

All candidates are required to have an interest in working with children. To ensure that you are offered a place on a course which is at the right level for you and appropriate to your learning needs all applicants are assessed prior to placement on the course.


QQI Level 6 Early Childhood Care & Education 6M2007


This course will be:
Part Time – Evening attendance required & some

Work Experience Placement

Work experience is a core element of this programme. Students will be required to complete 120 hours of work experience throughout the course, which they will be required to organise themselves.


This course is funded under BTEI funding. In order to be eligible, applicants must be;

  • An Early School leaver, and/or
  • In receipt of a Social Welfare Payment or
  • Have a GP or Medical Card
  • Students can pay a fee if they are not eligible for funding
  • Signing for Credits


This course takes place in Balbriggan.